The exercise below is for introducing and exploring academic vocabulary for environmental issues in the classroom. Students match the vocabulary to the pictures. This can serve as an introduction to a discussion of environmental issues. Click on the image below or the link to download the printable PDF file.
The exercise below is for exploring the language of environmental issues in the classroom. It is a good way to guage the level of knowledge about environmental issues. This activity works really well as an individual orclass activity. While students work independently the teacher can walk around and choose some of the best ideas and write them on the the brainstorming diagram (which they have already drawn) on the board. This activity should be casual and collaborative.
This worksheet introduces English language learners to commonly used language for endangered species. For instructions download and read the PDF.
This is a creative and fun lesson designed to help students learn and use the vocabulary and language of environmental issues. Read the instructions about this activity on the PDF.