World Resources Institute
The World Resources Institute (WRI) is an environmental think tank that goes beyond research to find practical ways to protect the earth and improve people’s lives. Topic areas include: climate, energy and transport; governance and access; markets and...
Grade 6-Grade 12
Learn about energy sources, how each one works, the advantages and disadvantages of each, and which ones are renewable. Energy sources include: fossil, nuclear, solar, wind, tidal, hydro, pumped storage, wave, geothermal and biomass. Each energy source page...
Grade 6-Grade 12
Link to events, activities, articles, eco-info, problem-solving, images and videos about earth week, nature in your backyard, going green, and features resources online.
Frog Friendly Tips to Help Reduce, Reuse and Recycle
Grade 5-Grade 8
Discover creative recycling tips from our Frog Friendly Tips Show that you can do at work or at home.
Marine Biology and Conservation
Explore ocean science and marine conservation, with pictures and information on marine biology, sea creatures, biodiversity, and ocean resources.
National Energy Education Development Project
Find age appropriate games, workbooks, activities, information materials and other teaching resources here for free. You can also purchase print copies but all the pdfs are available for free. There are also teacher training workshops.
Peace Corps Resources for Educators
Lesson plans and stories for teachers from the Peace Corps.
Surf Your Watershed
If you live in the USA, you can find your watershed at this interactive site.
USA Environmental Protection Agency for Educators
Access quality environmental protection administration and educational resources on topics including: acid rain, air quality, beaches, careers, cleanup, climate change, hazardous wastes, human health, asbestos, lead, mercury, mold, oil spills, ozone, pesticides,...
Water Science for Schools
Created and sponsored by the US Geological Survey, this site covers many topics including: Water Basics; Earth's Water; Special Topics (acid rain, water quality); Water Q&A; and Water Use. A useful site for researching topics relating to water.