Partner

CEIP las Vaguadas

Country of Partner

Spain

Title of OER (in English)

Save the Earth

Title of OER (in national language)

Salvar la Tierra

Type of OER

Lesson materials for children

URL 01https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/nature/save-the-earth-hub/ Conditions of use

Copyright © 2015-2020 National Geographic Partners, LLC. All rights reserved

Language (s)

English

School Year

Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6

Age group

From 9 to 10, From 10 to 11, From 11 to 12

Topic

Environmental Education

Specific contents covered

Environmental Education

You can use this OER in this/these subject area(s):

Natural science / Environmental education

English language skills

Listening - Spoken reception (Listening comprehension), Speaking - Spoken production (Oral production, interaction), Reading - Written reception (Reading comprehension), Writing - Written production (Written production)

Lexis

Vocabulary related to the environment: climate change, biodiversity, at-risk animals, habitat destruction, wildlife protection, recycling, plastic-free society…

Type of materials included

Images, Videos, e-games [online & offline]

How is it visually attractive for children?

National Geographic is very well known for the quality of its photos and slide shows. The presentations of all elements (tips, quizzes, etc.) with colorful drawings is visually attractive. The animations for games and videos are fun and motivating for children.

Can the OER be customized and reused?

No

Can the OER be used in project-based learning, interclass and intercultural collaboration?

Yes

How?

As a source of information in an investigation

Points of Strength

The OER takes the learner’s developmental stage, cognitive development and language competence into account., The OER integrates content and language, There is a varied number of items learners are expected to engage in, The response expected from learners is engaging (drawings, hands-on demonstrations, verbal, etc.), The OER makes it clear in which language learners are expected to respond, The OER can be used in project-based learning, interclass and intercultural collaboration