51 Activities and Events from Discovery Education and Partners Available to Help Educators and Communities Celebrate Earth Day

Silver Spring, Md. (Monday, April 19, 2021) — To rejoice the 51st Anniversary of Earth Day on April 22, 2021, Discovery Training and a number of other content material, company, and group companions current educators, college students, and households 51 participating, curated actions and occasions. Discovered on-line at Discovery Training’s 51 Methods to Earth Day web site, these dynamic digital assets encourage college students to discover the pure phenomena on this planet round them as they observe the 51st Earth Day within the classroom or at residence. Discovery Training is the worldwide chief in standards-aligned digital curriculum assets, participating content material, studying for Ok-12 school rooms.

The 51 Methods to Earth Day assets embrace stay occasions, movies, podcasts, ready-to-use educational assets, Digital Subject Journeys, and enjoyable household actions from Discovery Training’s sturdy assortment of Earth Day content material, in addition to assets from trusted companions. Among the many thrilling no-cost occasions deliberate are:

Variety in STEM Dialogue: Constructing a Sustainable Future By means of Inclusion
four/20 at 2 p.m. ET

It’s no shock that various views and broader illustration can play a major position in fixing the world’s biggest sustainability challenges. However how are we creating alternatives for tomorrow’s various change brokers to discover pursuits, develop important expertise, and entry real-world alternatives? Throughout this interactive dialogue, company and academic leaders will look at key actions and strategic packages that enable college students to showcase their talents and concepts, test-drive their pursuits, and acquire priceless community connections.

Save the Ocean with Patrick Dykstra
four/22 at 10 a.m. ET

Meet discovery+’s Chasing Ocean Giants host Patrick Dykstra and be taught what impressed him to grow to be an ocean explorer, adventurer, and filmmaker, and what we are able to all do to make the world a greater place for wildlife.

Inexperienced Goes Dwell!

four/22 at 12 p.m. ET

Don’t miss this stay Twitter chat with Minnesota Twins participant Nelson Cruz! Be part of the group @DiscoveryEd to listen to from an actual participant and pitch in to the dialog.

Study About Rising Sea Ranges with a NASA Scientist
four/22 at 1 p.m. ET

Catch a Q&A session with Dr. Josh Willis, oceanographer, and lead scientist for the Oceans Melting Greenland (OMG) initiative.

“Connecting my college students to real-world studying for Earth Day is made enjoyable and simple due to the curated digital content material from Discovery Training,” mentioned Genny Kahlweiss, third Grade Instructor at Saint Columban Faculty within the Diocese of Orange, California. “These new assets guarantee participating studying experiences for all my college students whether or not we’re studying collectively in individual or remotely.”

Included within the 51 Methods to Earth Day are assets on all issues Earth. College students look at the impression of plastics and quick trend, examine polar bear migration, study sustainability efforts at Main League Baseball parks, and expertise how fragile the Earth is thru the eyes of astronauts. College students can discover the extensive world with DE authentic content material and educational assets, in addition to trusted content material from Discovery Channel, Main League Baseball, World Wildlife Fund, NASA, Newsy, Man Harvey Ocean Basis, Science Information for College students, and extra.

Additionally accessible to educators are no-cost assets from a number of company and group companion initiatives – together with from Itron, Boeing, Chevron, AES, P&G, and Caterpillar – centered on sustainability and Earth-conscious studying. Protecting matters from conservation and the STEM professions concerned in going inexperienced to the way forward for cities and recycling, these participating assets current communities with prime quality, standards-aligned content material exploring a number of the most necessary matters of our time by participating media. Discover all of the Earth Day content material in Discovery Training’s Ok-12 studying platform on a specifically curated 51 Methods to Earth Day Channel and on the 51 Methods to Earth Day useful resource web page.

“Yearly, Earth Day supplies educators and college students the chance to take a better take a look at the world round them, and Discovery Training is proud to supply assets that ignite that curiosity and encourage studying,” mentioned Scott Kinney, Discovery Training’s Chief Govt Officer. “By encouraging college students to interact with their pure atmosphere, we are able to encourage lifelong studying as we learn to make our world a more healthy place. Each motion—massive or small—helps to make a distinction.”

For extra details about Discovery Training’s digital assets studying providers, go to www.discoveryeducation.com, and keep related with Discovery Training on social media by Twitter and LinkedIn. 

About Discovery Training
Discovery Training is the worldwide chief in standards-aligned digital curriculum assets, participating content material, studying for Ok-12 school rooms. By means of its award-winning digital textbooks, multimedia assets, and the biggest skilled studying community of its type, Discovery Training is remodeling instructing and studying, creating immersive STEM experiences, and bettering tutorial achievement across the globe. Discovery Training presently serves roughly four.5 million educators and 45 million college students worldwide, and its assets are accessed in over 140 international locations and territories. Impressed by the worldwide media firm Discovery, Inc., Discovery Training companions with districts, states, and like-minded organizations to empower lecturers with personalized options that help the success of all learners. Discover the way forward for training at www.discoveryeducation.com.

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