Tag Archives: environment

Apr 07

March of the Penguins

The Detroit Zoo’s Polk Penguin Conservation Center officially opens to the public on April 18th. This 33,000-square-foot penguin center is the largest facility for penguins in the world. It features a chilled aquatic area where visitors can watch more than … Read More

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Mar 30

Waves, Wetlands, and Watersheds

Waves, Wetlands, and Watersheds is a free activity guide for classroom and homeschool teachers that addresses issues such as endangered species, marine debris, coastal geology, water use, and much more. It is carefully aligned to the California State Science Content … Read More

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Sep 01

EEK! Environmental Education for Kids

“EEK!” – Environmental Education for Kids provides current and accurate information on natural resources for kids in grades 4-8. Learn about earth, nature, critters, and careers. SEE ALSO: EEK! For Teachers | EEK! en Español EEK! is brought to you … Read More

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Dec 04

Stop Disasters Game

Stop Disasters is a free-to-play online simulation game designed to teach players about natural disasters and how we can protect against them. It’s very easy to get started playing and has you prepare for five common natural disasters: tsunami, hurricane, earthquake, … Read More

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Nov 06

Natural Inquirer: A Middle School Science Journal

The Natural Inquirer is a FREE science education journal for middle school students! Each article tells about scientific research conducted by scientists in the USDA Forest Service. All of the research is concerned with nature, trees, wildlife, insects, outdoor activities, and … Read More

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