Trick your friends by putting their name in major headlines.
This is a fun site to visit if you are looking for April Fool's tricks.
Message of the Day
Pick an April Fool's message from this
collection to fool all your friends.
U.S. EPA Explorers Club
There are many coloring activities, comics and stories to help
young learners learn about the environment.
This is a site with a collection of 15 lesson plans for
Earth Day. The lessons are for intermediate and/or primary grades. Some of
the lessons have to do with water consumption.
The Headbone Derby -
Ecology Strikes Back!
This site allows students in
grades 4-8 to use Internet resources to find out about ecology.
Help the Lorax save the trees by
playing this interactive game.
Center Lesson- Earth Day Creative Drama
Make a creative
drama with your class by making animal of the rainforest sounds.
Earth Day, 1998
Here you will find links for grades K to 7 on Earth Day
Rain Lesson Plans and Data
Grade 5 students can explore
how acid affects our environment.
Happy Earth Day
Here is an 11 page coloring book for
Earth Day. You will need Adobe Acrobat to view the pages.
Take an Earth Day challenge and compete
against others from around the world.
Here is a collection of 13 primary and intermediate lesson plans on
the environment. There is everything from Trees to Water.
This is a good collection of lesson plans about Weather. There are
activities for both primary and intermediate students.
Learn about the rainforest and environment and get valuable
lesson plan ideas here.
"Wood" you believe it Many thanks to Shirley
for this link!
interactive game called Wood You Believe It for grades K-3. Children click
on items in the picture made from wood products. There is also a Knowledge
Trivia quiz for older students and adults. This is an interesting site to
check out if you are teaching an Environment or Tree theme.
Learn About Earth
Earth Day - April 21, 1996
This site has lots of information and
tips on keeping our earth green. The Kids Page has an interactive quiz and
fun links to useful stuff and an interactive puzzle game.
Earth Day Hawaii
This site has Earth Day activities from Hawaii.
Center Activity: Color Garden
A lesson plan for pre-school to
grade 2. Students discuss flowers and their different colours. They then
make flowers for a bulletin board display.
Great Plant Escape
Students learn all about plants and the scientific method by
solving 6 different mysteries.
Children learn how to grow healthy plants at
This site has some great ideas for gardening with
Read poems about plants and get neat ideas for plant
Garden Learning Network
Visit the 4 different themes on this page
and learn about plants and other topics of interest. Included are neat
science experiments young children can do.
This site allows you to search for different plants and see
pictures of plants. There are also plant experiments complete with materials
needed and instructions.
Visit the Rainforest
A colour picture of a rainforest appears on the screen with animals
hidden in it. The students are to find the animals and click on them to find
information about them. Warning, though, not all the links are complete as
it is still under construction.
The Birmingham Zoo
collection of animal pictures and other links related to the rainforest.
What You Can Do
to Save the Tropical Rainforest
Learn different ways in which we can
help the environment and cut down on waste.
Blast off with your K-1 class and Debbie's Unit
Factory into outer space. Guide your students through the solar system
to learn about the planets, day and night, sun, moon and gravity. There are
many fun and interesting activities to help your class learn about
A Debbie's Unit Factory
beginner's guide to the universe written for grades 2-3. Our universe is
full of mystery and wonder. Take your class on a star-studded tour through
the universe to learn about the planets, sun, moon, day and night. This unit
will build on your children's natural curiousity about our solar system.
Astronomy for Kids (and
This is an astronomy site for kids.
You will find word searches to print and solve, sky maps to find out what's
happening in the sky for the month, information about meteor showers and
Eyes on the
Sky, Feet on the Ground
This site is very useful to
teachers wanting space activities and information for their class. You will
find many activities with directions.
COLORING BOOK HOME PAGE
This is a great addition to your
space unit. There are many pictures with descriptions to print and
This site has many, many lesson plans on a space theme for
elementary and highschool grades.
This site has downloadable picture books on a
Here you will find lesson plans and objectives
for elementary and high school grades. There are worksheets and activities
to print with some of the lesson plans.
Download a handbook on space here. There is all
kinds of information about space, space clip art and colouring pages. An
excellent site for educators. Some highlights include digital aerospace
comics and space movie archives including QuickTime morphs of famous
Prince George Astronomical
Society Many thanks to Mathew for this link!
Visit Prince George, British Columbia's Observatory. You
can view pictures of the moon and stars as well as get links to other
Learn all about the famous astronaut
Neil Armstrong here.
The Astronaut Connection
This site is dedicated to astronauts. You will find biographies
on famous astronauts, you can chat with an astronaut and get a personal
response, review a timeline of space exploration and take an online quiz.
You can find official biographies of more
than 100 astronauts at this site.
CNN - Space
Exploration Gallery - Shuttle Missions
shuttle missions, Atlantis, Columbia, Discovery, Endeavour with this
interactive web site.
Liftoff to Space
Learn about space stations-Russia's Mir and
space labs. Learn about living in space and explore the universe. There
are kid's stories, artwork, science and puzzles.
NASA AESP - Resources for
A collection of bookmarks from NASA for educators. You
are sure to find something of interest here.
THE MOON (GALLERY 210)
Learn about space vehicles and look at
This is a neat site where you can click on a specific latitude to see
the Galactic Sky Chart for that area.
At this site you can learn about constellations and
stars. They are listed alphabetically, by month and by popularity.
Galileo Home Page (JPL)
Lots of interesting and useful Space data, pictures etc.
Space Telescope Science Institute Home
Learn all about Space here.
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