Today is Earth´s Day. Let´s do something to celebrate it : be kind to others and to the planet. Turn down the lights, turn off the taps, reuse, reduce and recycle.
I´d like to share some activities you may find useful about this celebration.
1.- An e- card with information about how to help the planet : http://www.care2.com/
2.- A vocabulary quiz:
Planet Earth Vocabulary Quiz
Directions: Match the vocabulary words on the left with the definitions on the right.
Any area of land with specific natural features.
the center part of the Earth.
A specific area of the earth that falls between the core and the crust.
The specific gas that surrounds the earth.
The outer layer of the earth's surface.
6. drought (drouth)
to treat (waste products) for reuse or so as to recover reusable materials.
Large areas of salt water that surround much of the earth's surface.
A type of oxygen that is produced by electricity and is in the air, mostly after a thunderstorm.
The made up line around the earth that shows how far the North and South poles are.
The central like the earth revolves around.
A prolonged period of time without rainfall.
The process of moving around a center or axis.
The gradual process of being eroded by natural forces.
The act of rotating around a center or axis.
and some questions to raise awareness of Earth´s Day for kids:
Have a good day!!!
Maria Luisa Mu