Environmental Education Resources
We hope you, as an educator, will find this collection of resources valuable for your classroom and programs. Please take advantage of a few educational resources listed below. Education, knowledge, and appreciation of the biological world in which we live is essential if we are to maintain and improve our quality of life. Without healthy, undeveloped ecosystems, life on Earth will certainly become diminished.
|Recycle with Woodsy||Go outside, discover|
|Every Kid Outdoors||Celebrate wildflowers||Color the outdoors|
|Natural Inquirer||Junior Forest Ranger||Videos for kids|
More Resources, Ideas, and Events
The Forest Service and partner, Prince Williams Network, present FSNatureLIVE, a series of distance learning adventures!
Songs to sing with children in class, in the home, and in nonformal educational settings.
National Get Outdoors Day is typically the second Saturday in June. Go to http://www.nationalgetoutdoorsday.org/ to find an event near you!
Do you want to learn how to develop cutting edge strategies to reduce your school's environmental footprint? If your answer is "yes," become a PLT GreenSchool!
Robert Bateman Get to Know Contest Uses Art to Connect Kids with Nature
MonarchLIVE brought the magic of monarch migration to children throughout the Western Hemisphere.
- JUST FOR KIDS!
- Forest Service National Conservation Education: Programs and Materials: this Forest Service website gives you access to our national Symbols Cache, the Natural Inquirer, the Junior Forest Ranger program, and much more.
- Smokey Bear - resources for educators
- USDA Youth Resources
- Tree Planting Lesson Plans
- Fire Management Study Guide: this is a 38 page, 610KB Acrobat pdf file.
- Plant-A-Tree Program
- Project Wild
- National Environmental Education Week
- Discover Life: A portal to information about all living things.