Educational Resources

Teaching environmental education or science.  Here are some great middle-school activities aligned to Kansas Science Standards.

E.A.R.T.H. Curriculum

If you are in the Wichita area, here are some great professionals that are interested in coming into your classroom to hands-on environmental science activities with students and tell about their career in the science field.

Taking a Sick Day?  Here are the Strange Days on Planet Earth DVD Worksheets w/ answer keys.

   Invaders        One Degree Factor         Predators        Troubled Waters

Additional Lessons not included in the curriculum (can be used in classroom presentations or for EARTH workshop presentations)

AIR Lessons
Revised I Breathe What?(Air Activity with beads)
Cloud in a bottle
Air Quiz Bowl 2012
Learning about Radon E-Book

WATER Lessons
Whats in your water construction instructions
Stream Insects and Crustaceans
Macroinvertebrate Identification Presentation
2010 Disaster in the Gulf
Long Haul Lesson Plan
River Flow Lesson Plan (Missouri River can be any river, and replace blue beads with beans)
NEW! Video on creative oil spill clean-up!

Migration Headaches
Garden Monster (grass heads)
Macroinvertebrate Identification Presentation

SOIL Lessons
No Till Lesson
The Story of Soil Videos (short clips on soil microorganisms, soil for food production and soil’s water filtering capacity)
Making and Using Compost

Green When I Grow Up – take students through an exploration of their interests and science careers they may have never known existed.


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