The Kennedy Center: Get Dramatic - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
The Kennedy Center

How do visual and theater arts convey issues about the environment?

Freeport - McMoRan: Dig Into Mining - Minimalist Mining
Freeport - McMoRan

In this activity, students investigate the impact of mining on the environment.

Crash Course Kids: Living Things Change - Episode 41.1
Crash Course Kids

Have you ever heard of the Peppered Moth? It’s a great example of how living things can change because their environment has changed.

Crash Course Kids: How to Get Resources - Picky Pineapples - Episode#2.2
Crash Course Kids

In this episode of Crash Course Kids, Sabrina talks about how humans get the resources we need to survive, even though those resources may come from a long way away.

Crash Course Kids: Big Changes in the Big Apple - Episode 38.1
Crash Course Kids

In this episode, Sabrina chats about how humans have been changing our environments for a long time!

OLogy: Ask a Scientist About Our Environment
OLogy (American Museum of Natural History)

Museum scientists answer kids’ questions!

Iluminations: Graphing Trash Material
Illuminations (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)

In this lesson, students participate in activities in which they investigate the data in connection with recyclable materials and develop plans to help the environment.

Siemens STEM Day: Leaf It To Me
Siemens STEM Day

In this activity, students will participate in a leaf scavenger hunt and assemble a basic leaf collection.

Science Vs: Vegans - Are They Right?
Science Vs

This week we find out whether it really is better for the environment, and our bodies, to go vegan.

California Academy of Sciences: Macroinvertebrate Manor
California Academy of Sciences

Let’s construct a home for macroinvertebrates!

California Academy of Sciences: What Contains Carbon?
California Academy of Sciences

What kinds of everyday objects contain carbon? This introductory activity will help your students recognize where carbon is found, and will start you thinking about how it cycles through the environment.

California Academy of Sciences: What Color is Your Leaf?
California Academy of Sciences

Students head outside to look closely for patterns of leaves in a shady environment vs. a sunny environment. In what ways are the colors the same or different?