A one-week challenge to live on $3 each day. Plus, Seafood Watch's guide to healthy (and not) fish.
Visual Learning: You Say Tomato, I Say Tomahto
by Mirabai TrollJan 30, 2012
- Visual Learning activity using an image of industrial tomato field in the central valley of California.
YES! Recommends: Creative Change Educational Solutions
by Jing FongNov 23, 2011
- Creative Change's comprehensive approach to curriculum transformation places food systems, renewable energy, urban revitalization, and other sustainability issues at the center of education innovation and reform.
Visual Learning: We Are the 99%
by Idil LevitasNov 23, 2011
- This Visual Learning lesson will get your students thinking about how much information they want to know about where their food comes from.
Visual Learning: Boom!
by Idil LevitasOct 25, 2011
- This Visual Learning lesson will get your students thinking about the devastation that oil spills can have on human and marine life.
Visual Learning: “Who’s that swimming in my pool?”
by Katelin CarterJun 01, 2011
- This Visual Learning lesson will get your students thinking about their relationship with nature, and how development affects wild animals.
YES! Recommends: Heifer International
by Jing FongJun 01, 2011
- Heifer International is renowned for giving animals as a sustainable source of food and income to those in need—changing lives forever. Its resources educate and energize people of all ages, empowering them to help others and build a better world.
Get Your Skysight On!: How to Change the Way We Perceive the World
by Daniel DancerApr 12, 2011
- Oregon artist and teacher Daniel Dancer helps young people understand how animals, Earth, and humans are connected. By being part of a human painting, students are instilled with the power to change the world and protect endangered species.
YES! Recommends: Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots
by Jing FongApr 01, 2011
- Roots & Shoots animal community service-learning curriculum offers lessons plans, sample campaigns, and resources for K-12 teachers. Access free, downloadable classrooms tools including lessons on hope, endangered species, and multiple intelligences.
Visual Learning: Out of the Blue
by Callie RecknagelApr 01, 2011
- This Visual Learning lesson will get your students thinking about where their water comes from, and the effectiveness (or not) of public demonstrations.
YES! Poster: Jane Goodall’s 10 Best Things We Can Do For Animals
by Jane GoodallMar 01, 2011
- YES! asked Jane Goodall to tell us what we can do in our everyday lives to care for the animals we love.
Who Participated in No Impact Week? Meet the Students!
by Jing FongFeb 06, 2011
- Meet six students who started the New Year tracking their trash, taking record-breaking showers, battling the bus system, and learning that green is the color for all seasons.
Visual Learning: Cone in the Cob
by Breanne DurhamOct 13, 2010
- With this YES! lesson plan, try to truly understand an image, its message, and why it’s interesting (or not). In this case it's all about simplicity.
YES! Recommends: Global Oneness Project
by Jing FongOct 13, 2010
- YES! recommends the Global Oneness Project for their inspiring and richly produced resources that explore how the radically simple notion of interconnectedness can be lived in our increasingly complex world.
YES! Recommends: Water Environment Federation
by Jing FongAug 01, 2010
- The Water Environment Federation offers communities and students a myriad of learning opportunities to protect and preserve the Earth's water resources.
by Jing FongAug 01, 2010
- Measure your water footprint with H2O Conserve's easy-to-use calculator, and wrap your head around the impact of the BP oil spill using this trio of classroom resources.