Lesson Plan on Sustainability (Erikson New Zealand)

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Kindergarten / ECE Lesson Plan – Lesson Plan on Sustainability (Erikson New Zealand), Erikson philosophy

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It is important to teach sustainability in preschool education as it helps children develop an understanding of the impact of their actions on the environment and encourages them to make responsible choices for a better future. It also promotes a sense of responsibility and respect for the natural world. Preschool learning environments that could be created to teach sustainability could include outdoor gardens, composting areas, and recycling stations. These environments would allow children to learn about the natural world and how to care for it, while also providing hands-on experiences that promote critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Potential preschool lesson plan ideas could include activities such as planting seeds and watching them grow, learning about different types of plants and animals, and exploring the concept of reduce, reuse, and recycle. Teachers could also incorporate books and videos that teach children about sustainability and the importance of taking care of the environment. By creating a learning environment that promotes sustainability, preschoolers can develop a lifelong appreciation for the natural world and become responsible stewards of the environment


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