K-12 students and educators need access to quality homework resources, lesson plans and project ideas to learn and teach about the environment. Environmental education (EE) is a multi-disciplinary approach to learning about environmental issues that enhances knowledge, builds critical thinking skills and helps students make informed and responsible decisions.
Air Quality Index
What should you do when the Air Quality Index is orange? Let the chameleons K.C., Koko, and Kool, show you how EPA measures pollution in the air.
Beach Kids Games
Visit this site any time of year to play games about beaches.
Detective Training Activities
We need your detective skills to help us protect the earth! Solve these mysteries and you’ll learn how you can take care of the environment too!
EEK! Environmental Education for Kids
Learn about animals, the earth, and people who work in environmental jobs with this online magazine from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.
Energy Information for Kids
This site has games, riddles, word find/crossword puzzles, and science fair experiments on energy.
Learn more about energy and avoid being an energy vampire!
The Environauts Mission to Earth
Help! The planet Ergon is filling up with trash and they need some help…..fast! Can you teach the people of Ergon to protect their environment? I bet you can!
Go with the Flow
Let NASA teach you all about the flow of water.
Join the Lorax
Have you met the Lorax? Play games and solve puzzles with some familiar friends.
Climate Kids: NASA’s Eyes on the Earth
Geared toward students, the multimedia-rich Climate Kids site uses games, humorous illustrations and animations to help break down the important issue of climate change.
National Institute of Environmental Health Science Kids’ Page
Games, puzzles, art, and more — all about science, the environment, and environmental careers.
Nonpoint Source Pollution Awareness Word Search Puzzle
Can You Find The Words?
Explore Recycle City to see how the people of the town reduce waste, use less energy, and even save money by doing simple things at home, at work, and in their neighborhoods.
Sewage in Your Face
Get to the bottom of sewage in an interactive and fun way.
This interactive game teaches you how to recycle.
Thirstin’s Word Scramble Game
In this animated game, you’ll unscramble words to show how much you know about water.
UV Radiation Crossword Puzzle
If you’re good with words, and think you know all about ultraviolet radiation (or want to learn), then you’re sure to enjoy this crossword puzzle.
How much do you know about garbage and recycling? Find out in this totally awesome crossword puzzle!
Check out some of these games, virtual models and fun water activities made just for YOU!
What’s Wrong with this Picture?
Can you find all the ways that we pollute the water around us? Click on the picture to learn about some of the most common things to avoid.
Chemicals around your House
What should people always do before they even buy a household product? Take the test and find out how you rate!
How Much Water Do We Use?
Show how much you know about water conservation in this animated game. Match these everyday activities (like taking a shower) with how much water they use.
Think you know everything there is to know about water? Move the water-efficiency hero Flo through water pipes and answer water-efficiency questions while avoiding water-wasting monsters.
What on Earth?
Play for points and try to beat the clock in this quiz about air, water, and land.
The Groundwater Story
Animated music video about the the water “down below”, its importance to living things and how to help protect this hidden resource.
Interactive Water Cycle
In this animated activity, you control the water cycle as you learn.
Loop Scoops are short, funny videos to get you thinking about the stuff in your life and what this stuff can do to the environment.
Particulate Matter (PM) Air Sensor Kits
Particle pollution known as particulate matter (PM) is one of the major air pollutants regulated by EPA to protect public health and the environment. Build your own air sensor kit to investigate particule pollution.
Planet Protectors On-Line Coloring Book
Do you like to color? Do you like to color on-line? Visit this page and you’ll find a really awesome picture that you can color over and over again!
WaterSense Kids Page
Thirsty for knowledge about water?