Grade Range: K-4Resource Type(s): Lessons & ActivitiesDuration: 30 MinutesDate Posted: 9/24/2012
Actively read Rachel Carson and Her Book That Changed the World using the suggested reading strategies. Part of an OurStory module entitled Discover and Protect Nature, this activity includes a list of challenge words, active reading suggestions, and background information. OurStory is designed to help children and adults explore history together through the use of children's literature, museum objects, and hands-on activities.
Museum education, Thematic approach
Lessons & Activities
The Environmental Movement
This button depicts the ecology symbol, a sma...
earth day, environment, Carson, Rachel, environmentalism
In celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of Silent Spring, here is a biograp...
Support for Smithsonian's History Explorer is provided by the Verizon Foundation