Virtual Learning Tools
Resources and activities to share with remote learners
Whether you’re participating in NTI or simply looking for more resources or activities to share with young learners, check out our virtual learning library below to supplement your environmental education needs.
Go on a virtual field trip of the gardens at the Avish Estate!
Attention kindergarten families! Our Youth Educator, Ms. Wanda, is doing the “Five Senses Tour” from the JCPS Choices Board Portal.
Using our PDF worksheet, you and your family can make and record observations in your yard!
Attention 1st grade families! Our Youth Educator, Ms. Wanda, is here to help you with the “Create a Book of Famous Women” activity from the JCPS Choices Board Portal. Watch the video below as she reads “Spring After Spring.” Then, create your own book using the attached PDF.
Attention 2nd grade families! Our Youth Educator, Ms. Wanda, is doing the “Create a Water Cycle in a Baggie” activity from the JCPS Choice Board Portal.
Attention 3rd grade families! Ms. Wanda is talking about animal structures for survival and doing the “How Do Animals Survive?” activity from the JCPS Choice Board Portal.
We have created a PDF worksheet for this choice that can be shared on Google Classroom after it is finished. Be creative and stay curious!
Attention 4th grade families! This week Ms. Wanda is focusing on plant structures of survival in different ecosystems around the world. Print out the attached PDF worksheet and follow along with our video.
Be sure to share your work with your teacher and friends on Google Classroom.
Attention 5th grade families! Happy Earth Day!
Ms. Wanda is doing the “Be a Community Problem Solver” activity from the JCPS Choice Board Portal.
Using the attached PDF, make an action plan to encourage our community to recycle. Be sure to share your work with your teachers and classmates on Google Classroom.
Attention 6th grade families! Ms. Wanda is doing the “How does our environment shape us?” activity from the JCPS Choice Board Portal.
Print out the attached PDF worksheet and follow along with the lesson. When you are finished, share your work with your classmates and teacher on Google Classroom.
Attention 7th grade families! Ms.Wanda is doing the Elk Elk Everywhere activity from the JCPS Choice Board Portal.
After watching the lesson, create your own food web and share it in Google Classroom.
Attention 8th grade families! Ms. Wanda is doing the Making Space For a Change activity from the 4th round of NTI Choice Boards.
There is not a PDF for this activity. But please check out the Google Slide Deck that complements the video.