Teachers can present the difference between nonrenewable and renewable resources on the first day of the lesson. Every day the teacher and students could add another natural resource, whether it be nonrenewable or renewable, to the class anchor chart.
Natural Resources Anchor Chart - This anchor chart will help your students master science TEK The anchor chart helps students distinguish between renewable and non-renewable resources and their advantages and disadvantages.
I think this would be a really fun way to teach students about man's impact on Earth's environment and natural resources. Basically, the teacher reads the Lorax by Dr. Seuss, and then the students analyze the story and interpret the events in a real life