Web sites with environmental educational material, science, activities and games for children, parents and teachers
The Carbon Detectives programme provides support and ideas for actions that schools can take to shrink Carbon shoe size. It also provides tools to allow monitoring progress and report carbon savings, with thousands of schools participating across Europe.
Encouraging young people to take personal action to nurture and protect a healthy environment on which all life depends.
Environmental web sites with games and activities for kids, parents and teachers
- The official web site of EPA with activities and games for kids, parents and teachers http://www.epa.gov/kids/
- Collection of pages with many environmental games http://www.earthpeace.com/Games.htm
- Environmental issues , learn and play by Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources http://www.dnr.state.wi.us/eek/
- The Atmosphere, Climate and Environment Information Programme (pages for kids) http://www.ace.mmu.ac.uk/kids/Games/index.html
- Collection of creative and informative web sites for children ttp://www.eartheasy.com/blog/2009/03/environmental-websites-for-kids/
Web sites with educational material, activities and games
- Periodic Table of Elements
- A very interesting web site which provides lessons about soil. The "Just for Kids" site was developed for students from ages 9 through 11. It includes issues like: Soil importance, fun activities, galleries and more. Very useful for students and teachers. http://www.blm.gov/nstc/soil/Kids/index.html
- Fun Science Gallery - A web site for the little scientists, where they can find instructions showing how to build scientific equipments from relative cheap materials (telescopes, micropscopes, batteries, sidereal indicators, etc) as well as educational material. http://www.funsci.com/index.htm. Especially for soil educational material : http://www.funsci.com/fun3_en/exper1/exper1.htm#respiration
- NASA for Soil and Children : http://soil.gsfc.nasa.gov/index.html
- Kids DO Science : methods of science, hands-on science activities, science fun and games http://www.uga.edu/srel/kidsdoscience/kidsdoscience.htm
- Collection of pages with activities and games for kids http://www.savannahga.gov/cityweb/SavannahGaGOV.nsf/47b9dd27b9097a5485257296007391cc/408b0d0fdc053d56852573750050d6ab?OpenDocument
- Educational games, like mathematics, science and environment http://justkidsgames.com/http://kids.niehs.nih.gov/games.htm
- Games for kids UPTOTEN.
- Learn and play by the British Council http://www.britishcouncil.org/kids-games-green.htm