As Earth Week winds down, we are reminded that we encourage our children to be compassionate to others – to siblings, to classmates, to animals. Why not encourage compassion towards our environment, too? Recycling, conserving water, reducing trash – there are lots of easy ways to introduce your children to caring for the environment. You could start by turning things that might otherwise go into the trash – milk caps, egg cartons, fruit containers, cardboard boxes – into art projects, or simply by taking reusable bags to carry your shopping home. Check out some simple ways to help protect the earth and encourage your kids to be environmentally conscious here.
What is the
Use this simple three-step process at home or in an educational setting.
Use the magic of Wisconsin PBS Kids to spark your child's sense of curiosity and love of learning.
Transform educational ideas into concrete, hands-on experiences for children.
Make connections between what you view and what you read.