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  • Ecosystems Activitites
    efforts throughout the world Kids F A C E Kids for a Clean Environment Join forces with one of the largest environmental groups for children Make a commitment to plant a tree and join the One in a MiIlion project Recycling Education Weyerhaeuser offers some ideas to help you with recycling projects Student Center EPA has some ideas for projects and activities you can do to help protect the environment

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  • Ecosystems Activitites
    US coast including Canada then take quizzes to see what you remember How You Can Help World Wildlife Fund kids page includes quizzes educational information interactive games the Pennies for the Planet Student Newsletter and a homework helper Kids Page National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Explores the impact of the environment on health and encourages interest in health and science related careers Games riddles science puzzles and on line coloring news on environmental topics career profiles Kids Page from the Office of Water Check out the Masterpiece Theater discover what s wrong in the scene and find out how you can help clean up the water in your environment Kids Corner Kids Corner from the Groundwater Foundation can help you find out what groundwater is and how you can protect it Kid s Planet A kid s page containing fact sheets of animals from around the world interactive games endangered species coloring pages and more from Defender s of Wildlife Ranger Rick s Kid Zone Stories facts and puzzles from the World Wildlife Federation Splash Zone for Kids Monterey Bay Aquarium provides an interactive site to learn about coral reef and rocky shore

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  • Ecosystems Web Links
    provides a learning adventure for students and families Encyclopedia of Atmospheric Environment This site covers a range of atmospheric issues including air quality acid rain global warming and ozone depletion Environmental Explorer s Club Includes links to acid rain climate control composting endangered species and wildlife and energy as well as others EPA Global Warming Kids Site Students are invited to look at issues surrounding global warming EPA Student Center EE activities environmental information and art for students in middle and high school Information on careers and internships awards programs and environmental club projects can also be found here Garbage How Can my Community Reduce Waste Information on trash solid waste hazardous waste sewage and their affects on the environment with ideas of what you can do to reduce waste GLOBE Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment GLOBE involves students from over 80 countries in collecting local environmental data Green Schools Manual Sponsored by YES Youth for Environmental Sanity this manual contains information about how to make your school s campus environmentally friendly The Imagination Factory This award winning innovative site promotes recycling through art Visit this site and meet Trashasaurus Rex Kids for Conservation Back issues of this conservation magazine for kids ages 5 13 from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources are archived at this site Michigan Department of Environmental Quality Environmental information games puzzles for students career development opportunities teaching materials information on hazardous waste disposal and environmental household practices The North American Association for Environmental Education Network of professionals and students working to improve the environment throughout North America and in over 55 countries around the world Ozone Action Kid s Page Activities and tips for cleaner air from the Clean Air Coalition of Southeast Michigan SEMCOG Recycle City Here is an easy way to learn about the three R s reduce reuse and recycle Designed primarily for middle school students this site demonstrates how individuals schools businesses and communities can work together to help cut waste Smithsonian Environmental Studies Many resources are found here but be sure to check the ecosystem links Superfund for Kids Learn how the EPA works to clean up polluted and toxic waste areas The Why Files Students uncover the truth behind the headlines in science news Visit the Environmental subsite under More Stories for topics from Air Pollution to Wildfires Click Cool Science Images to see pictures and explanations of scientific phenomena at work in our world Return to top Ecosystems Biomes Habitats Backyard Wildlife Habitats The National Wildlife Federation offers some guidelines to help you evaluate your backyard habitat by assessing your yard providing the four basic elements and practicing resource management You can even certify your backyard for a nominal fee Biomes of the World The Evergreen Project looks at rainforest tundra taigra desert temperate grassland and freshwater biomes of the world Biomes of the World A good introduction to the tundra rainforest desert and grassland biomes Common Ground Lesson on characteristics of ecotones overlapping ecosystems

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  • Ecosystems Teacher's Corner
    all of China Learn about these tiny microbes which inhabit toxic waste dumps root cellars and compost piles Ecology Questions Ask a scientist your ecology question and read the answers to questions from others concerning ecological issues Edugreen Explore the environment with a look at life on Earth renewable energy water air pollution climate change biotechnology and solid waste EEK Environmental Education for Kids contains information for teachers as well as students and provides a forum where students grades 4 8 can share stories and seasonal observations with each other The Great Green Web Game This environmental game created by the Union of Concerned Scientists is an online fun and informative way to learn how your consumer habits help or hurt the environment Questions are based on the book The Consumer s Guide to Effective Environmental Choices International Year of the Ocean Kids Teachers Page Activities and information on marine wildlife and ocean pollution sponsored by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration NOAA Rainforest Action Network Teacher Resources Download an entire rainforest unit get fact sheets find out about the Protect an Acre Program and get the Kids Action Team Newsletter SchoolWorld Endangered Species Project Classrooms participate by creating a project to be displayed online at this site Science Made Simple Children s science experiments simple science projects and kids science questions are answered here Scientific American Frontiers Award winning series of science programs hosted by Alan Alda on PBS Check for local program times download activities and see teacher resources Smithsonian Environmental Studies Many resources are found here but be sure to check the ecosystem links Temperate Ocean Ecosystems Discover the complex food chain and many organisms that have adapted to extreme and unusual conditions found in the ocean ecosystems U S Environmental Protection Agency s Explorer s Club

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  • Ecosystems Teacher's Corner
    to find out the standards for your state California Standards for the Teaching Profession This standards guideline was developed to help teachers define and develop their professional roles National Science Education Standards Provides the science content and curriculum for what students need to know understand and be able to do to become scientifically literate Understanding State Standards and Assessments Maryland explains the state standards the process of assessments and what

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  • Ecosystems Teacher's Corner
    4th Grade This unit focuses on prevention reduction and reuse Learning activities are described for identifying environmental concepts needs vs wants and looking at school and classroom waste Also includes a waste management mini unit Explore Nature in your Neighborhood Prepare for National Wildlife Week April 19 25 2004 using these ideas from the National Wildlife Federation Food Web Oceanlink challenges students in this activity encouraging them to draw a food web from given marine creatures The Fragile Fringe A PDF guide for teaching about coastal wetlands from USGS Biological Resources The Great Kapok Tree Lesson Using the book by Lynne Cherry this lesson includes a fun multi age activity to investigate interdependence in a rainforest ecosystem Habitats Biomes Ecosystems Lesson Plans Lesson Plan Search presents a variety of classroom ideas exploring various environments Kids PlanIt An online ecological lesson appears at this site from the Thorne Ecological Institute Check out the information on timberlines Litter Detectives A unit designed to teach students about littering and ways to reduce the problem Live from the Rainforest Take a virtual tour through the rainforest geosystems and ecosystems Included are lesson plans with a teacher s guide and assessment information Natural Resources the Environment and Ecosystems From the University of Illinois Urban Programs Resource Network come 6 lessons with teacher guides complete with background materials projects and activities New World Publication s Marine Life Learning Center A fine collection of actual photographs and lesson plans of fish and reef inhabitants Ocean Planet Interdisciplinary Marine Science activities from the Smithsonian Institution Includes six lesson plans on plants and animals that live in different ecosystems Ozone Action Teachers Resource Kits Ozone Action provides a downloadable teacher resource kit for different grade levels Project Wet s Incredible Journey Students discover how water moves through the water

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  • Ecosystems Teacher's Corner
    between ecological communities and their physical environments EE Links Environmental Education provides extensive resources for you to check Look at lesson plans web links for students and environmental organizations Great Links for Ecology from ECO PROS Ecology Protectors Society Educational website that focuses on ecology the environment ecosystems natural resources plants animals and endangered species Marine Science Links Links to marine labs institutions aquariums oceanography facts and marine algae Teacher

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  • Ecosystems Teacher's Corner
    physical characteristics adaptations to environment diet and eating habits communication and conservation among others Polar Bears International Learn about current challenges facing polar bears and their habitats at the new Polar Bears Alive site Weblink of the Week BrainPop Check out this fun interactive site with loads of information about science health and technology movies and quizzes are sure to be a hit with students Return to top Life Cycles

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