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Coral Reefs: Underwater World in a Changing Climate

Coral Reefs—Underwater World in a Changing Climate is an odyssey into a world just below the ocean surface, bursting with colorful coral colonies, giant schools of fish, graceful turtles and sharks, tiny microorganisms, and more. Readers will explore coral reefs that protect our islands, learn how they form and why they are important, and meet […]

Agroforests: Growing Resilient Communities

Agroforests—Growing Resilient Communities takes readers of all ages on an exploration among the trees and other plants that shape the life and cultures of our Pacific islands. Through these pages, readers will meet the living organisms that make up traditional agricultural areas on Pacific islands, find out who cares for and works in these places, […]

Climate Change Education: Effective Practices for Working with Educators, Scientists, Decision Makers, and the Public

Produced by the Climate Change Education Partnership (CCEP) Alliance, the Climate Change Education: Effective Practices for Working with Educators, Scientists, Decision Makers, and the Public guide provides recommendations for effective education and communication practices when working with different types of audiences. While effective education has been traditionally defined as the acquisition of knowledge, Alliance programs […]

Why are Mangroves Important? Unit for Grades 3-5

Mangroves are a critical part of ecosystems in many Pacific island communities. PCEP has created a unit – a set of 5 connected lessons – on mangroves for students in grades 3-5. These lessons integrate hands-on experiences and PCEP resources to help students understand the importance of mangroves on our islands. Lessons align with FSM […]

DASH Climate Education – Grade 4

DASH Climate Education – Grade 4 is a curriculum resource adapted from the activities of Developmental Approaches to Science, Health, and Technology. From 2012-2015, DASH authors updated these sections to enhance how this internationally disseminated curriculum prepares students for higher grade-level climate science education. Units are aligned with the PCEP Climate Education Framework and relevant […]

DASH Climate Education – Grade 3

DASH Climate Education – Grade 3 is a curriculum resource adapted from the activities of Developmental Approaches to Science, Health, and Technology. From 2012-2015, DASH authors updated these sections to enhance how this internationally disseminated curriculum prepares students for higher grade-level climate science education. Units are aligned with the PCEP Climate Education Framework and relevant […]

Climate Change in Hawaiʻi

How is climate change affecting Hawaiʻi? This booklet by Dr. Charles “Chip” Fletcher can help teachers and students understand the climate in Hawaiʻi, and why climate is changing locally and globally. It also explains the impacts of global climate change on Hawaiʻi’s ecosystems and communities. Information on other locations is available through other booklets in the Climate […]

Language & Content (L&C) Learning across the Curriculum Bilingual Texts

Language & Content (L&C) Learning across the Curriculum Bilingual Texts are the products of a multi-year effort between PREL and the Chuuk Department of Education. These texts build language and literacy skills in the local language and English, through topics important to students and their communities. There are four texts in each grade, K5 through […]

Practice Brief: Indigenous Students and Bilingual Learning

The latest research in bilingual education tells us that having students continue to build their first language while also building their second language is the better approach to achieving higher levels of academic performance. With examples and critical reflection, this practice brief discusses ways to approach learning two languages in classrooms with indigenous students.

High and Low Island Poster Activities

Have you ever thought of the world outside of your classroom as another type of classroom? These activities will allow you to use this poster as a door into that outdoor classroom, where you can learn about different island environments or habitats —all while being in your own unique place! Activities are meant to accompany […]