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Glossopedia

Resource Type:
Curriculum
Information/Statistics
Lesson Plans
Online Tool
Resource List
Description: A free, online "Encyclopedia of Life" for kids 7-12, full of facts, riddles, videos, photos, and learning activities, plus articles and related educator guides for teachers in grades 3-5.
Cost: No
Time: Ongoing
State:
Topic:
Habitat/Ecosystems
Water
Wildlife
Grade: Elementary (K-5)

The GLOBE Program

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Curriculum
Information/Statistics
Service Learning Projects
Resource List
Description: The GLOBE Program is a hands on scientific research based program that teaches students how to protect the environment by studying it.
Cost: No
Time: Ongoing
State:
Topic:
Air/Climate
Energy Conservation
Water
Grade:
Elementary (K-5)
Middle (6-8)
High (9-12)

Wiser Earth

Resource Type:
Green Design Projects
Online Tool
Resource List
Description: A global database and center for dialogue on matters green.
Cost: No
Time: Ongoing
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Topic:
Air/Climate
Energy Conservation
Habitat/Ecosystems
Sustainability
Waste/Recycling
Water
Wildlife
Grade:

Encyclopedia of the Sanctuaries

Resource Type:
Information/Statistics
Online Tool
Description: Photos, videos and important biological information for thousands of marine species found in the thirteen U.S. national marine sanctuaries and the Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument.
Cost: No
Time: Ongoing
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Topic:
Air/Climate
Habitat/Ecosystems
Sustainability
Water
Wildlife
Grade:
Elementary (K-5)
Middle (6-8)
High (9-12)

Florida Solar Energy Center

Resource Type:
Field Trip
Green Design Projects
Information/Statistics
Lesson Plans
Description: Field trips to this solar-energy research and learning center cost $3, but information is free.
Cost: No
Time:
State: Florida
Topic:
Energy Conservation
Sustainability
Grade:
Elementary (K-5)
Middle (6-8)
High (9-12)