Tag Archives: Wangari Maathai

Students stunned at video victory; environment is also a winner

Sitting around a table at Meyers Center BOCES in Saratoga, students, teaching assistants, and teachers were busy crocheting. They weren’t making afghans or shawls– but rather, they were turning plastic into possibility. Little did they know they were also making history.

Read full story Comments Off on Students stunned at video victory; environment is also a winner
Wangari Maathai: Environment

Wangari Maathai: Environment

What are the goals and purpose of the Green Belt Movement? How is Wangari Maathai a courageous person? How does deforestation affect my life and the lives of all human beings? GRADE LEVEL: 6-8.

Read full story Comments { 0 }
Video: Wangari Maathai and the Mottainai Campaign

Video: Wangari Maathai and the Mottainai Campaign

A companion to the lesson plan for “Wangari Maathai: Environment.”

Read full story Comments { 0 }