Groundwork Hudson Valley's Virtual Lesson Plans on Sustainability
Groundwork Hudson Valley has created virtual programming to help educators empower the next generation of environmental leaders. Lesson plans cover an array of environmental education subjects, from plant anatomy to sustainable lifestyle to emergency preparedness, as well as specific regional topics of interest, such as the sustainable energy modeled by the Science Barge, and the plants and animals along the Saw Mill River.
Programs offered include a Science Barge Tour; Climate Change and You; Botany Breakdown; Garden Friend or Foe; Living River and You; Daylighting the Saw Mill River; Sustainability in Your Home; and Emergency Preparedness. All virtual learning units adhere to Next Generation Science Standards.
A 40-minute program costs $250 ($150 for Yonkers or Title 1 schools). An 80-minute program costs $325 ($200 for Yonkers or Title 1 schools).