Here are many resources related to the environment and to help teach the vocabulary and concepts related to the environment.
We'll also continue update the list below of related lesson content on EFL Classroom.
The Story of Stuff is a fascinating video and program. Check out their website for loads of resources for teachers.
This beautiful world is a wonderful presentation to use to present a topic like the environment.
Use with the song - Boom De Yada - song sheet and materials here. It's fun!
Global warming is a serious environmental issue. The most serious.
Here is a nice presentation outlining the facts and worksheets to discuss and learn vocabulary related to global warming.
Man vs Nature is a central concept when it comes to the environment. See these resources and a great presentation HERE.
Humans have certain basic needs to survive in this world. All organisms do. Students need to be able to distinguish between needs and wants.
Here is a presentation challenging students to see the difference between wants and needs. Includes a worksheet where students prioritize 5 things to take to survive on a deserted island.
This is a wonderful subtitled video from Buzzfeed. About why we need to stop recycling so much and REDUCE.
Simply ask students to listen and write down all the reasons why we should recycle less. Discuss.
Here is a nice video lesson related to "Noise Pollution". Video with transcript, questions and discussion questions. Use in any order you wish. Read/answer. Then watch the video, discuss.
Also use the brainstroming and ranking sheet to get students naming forms of noise pollution and ranking them from worst to least. Download for offline viewing.
Also try the song - Sounds of Silence and these lesson materials for teaching it.