Unit Overview 

Students gain an understanding of habitats and the coexistence of humans and wildlife. They explain the importance of and their responsibility for protecting and nurturing the environment. 

Service Experience 
Students participate in a service-learning project in which they clean up and beautify the school grounds. As a cooperative group, they plant flowers and place bird baths and feeders in strategic areas on school grounds.
Lessons in This Unit 
Sharing Our World
Lesson 1 of 6

Through a variety of literature, students will develop an understanding and awareness of the many types of wildlife that coexist with people in and around an urban area. Students will gain knowledge of how they can be instrumental in maintaining a healthy environment for humans and wildlife that inhabit our cities.