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Information for Kids, Parents & Teachers

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Kids Web site: Provides publications and links to help educate children about the relationship between solid waste and climate change

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Climate Change Kids Web site: Designed to educate children about climate change and global warming. The Web site presents the potential causes and effects of climate change along with explanations of the greenhouse effect and the global climate system

Energy facts, fun & games, history, classroom activities, links, and glossary by the Energy Information Administration

Energy Conversion CalculatorCalculators for determining the energy produced by different types of energy sources used in the United States

The NOAA Education Web site provides links to activities and interesting, things for students and teachers. You'll find links to help you learn more about weather, climate change, oceans, coasts, satellites, and space

NOAA National Marine Sanctuaries - "Oceans for Life" series of lessons and videos

U.S. Department of Energy - Office of Biological & Environmental Research-includes a section on global change called "As the World Turns"

U.S. Department of Environmental Protection Educational Resources for Students and Teachers

Dr. E's Energy Lab has information about alternate and renewable energy sources

Professor Polar Bear's Education Center - Information from the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Program

The Adventures of Vermi the Worm - Information about composting from California's Office of Integrated Environmental Education

Clean Sweep U.S.A. - A Keep America Beautiful Community: Landfill Lounge, Waste Watchers, Recycling Rules, Energy to Burn, Compost Office, and Garbage Pizza

National Wildlife Federation's ClimateClassroom.org helps educate children about global climate change