Click on a publication to learn more

Discover Recycling, Take Action! KIDs Activity Booklet

Discover Recycling, Take Action! KIDs Activity Booklet

Go Green means that once you gaze through "green goggles," it will color your view of our world. Overflowing with engaging, hands-on activities, this booklet imparts an appreciation for the need to protect our environment, as well as the know how to reduce the waste stream.


Discover Storm Water KIDs Activity Booklet

Discover Storm Water KIDs Activity Booklet

When the skies open, young minds can open, too. Knee-deep in activities, readers’ imaginations take flight as they learn about where storm water comes from, where it goes and its impact on our world.      


Discover the Colorado River KIDs Activity Booklet

Discover the Colorado River KIDs Activity Booklet

Care to share?
The resources of the mighty Colorado are shared well beyond the state that shares its name. Though its water is usually used up before it reaches the delta, students will find this booklet’s activities that span cultures, history, art, hydrology, water management, conservation and geography endlessly enthralling.     


Discover the Colorado River, SPANISH

Discover the Colorado River, SPANISH / Descubre el Río Colorado Cuadernillo de Actividades para Niños, ESPAÑOL

Querer para compartir? Los recursos del poderoso Colorado se comparten mucho más allá del estado que lleva su nombre. Aunque su agua es generalmente utilizada antes de que llegue al delta, los estudiantes encontrarán que las actividades propuestas en este cuadernillo incluyendo culturas, historia, arte, hidrología, manejo, conservación y geografía resultan permanentemente cautivadoras. 


Discover the Hudson River KIDs Activity Booklet

Discover the Hudson River KIDs Activity Booklet

Size it up. Long on history, widely celebrated across America, with a great array of wildlife and home to the Big Apple, kids will enjoy exploring the Hudson River and the life along it. With action-packed games and fun-filled activities they’ll have a big time doing it, too!     


Discover the Missouri River KIDs Activity Booklet

Discover the Missouri River KIDs Activity Booklet

Yo, “Mighty Mo!”  This popular activity booklet on the Missouri River features activities that range from geography and math to cultural history, economics and beyond.

Awards: Finalist, 2005 EdPress Distinguished Achievement Awards (Association of Educational Publishers)    


Discover the Nile River KIDS Activity Booklet

Discover the Nile River KIDS Activity Booklet

Bordering on the Fantastic As the longest river on earth, the Nile passes through 10 countries. Presented through a wide range of activities and a winning array of games, it's also unsurpassed at taking young minds into exploring the world of water, as well as natural and man made wonders.

Awards: Finalist, 2010 EdPress Distinguished Achievement Awards (Association of Educational Publishers)    


Downloadable Version
Discover the Río Grande/Río Bravo, SPANISH / Descubre el Río Grande/Río Bravo Cuadernillo de Actividades para Niños, ESPAÑOL

Discover the Río Grande/Río Bravo, SPANISH / Descubre el Río Grande/Río Bravo Cuadernillo de Actividades para Niños, ESPAÑOL

Explorar un poco más! Aprender todo sobre el río que marca el límite entre los Estados Unidos de Norteamérica y México. Desde los diarios de los exploradores hasta sus descripciones de hábitats y una amplia gama de actividades, es una excelente herramienta didáctica para utilizar en cualquiera de los lenguajes.


Discover the Waters of Arizona KIDs Activity Booklet

Discover the Waters of Arizona KIDs Activity Booklet

What makes Arizona's water resources unique? Find out in this colorful, information-packed booklet. From rivers to wetlands to ground water and monsoons, students learn all about water and water management in this diverse state. Maps and photos complement lively, illustrated activities, experiments, and more.

Awards: Finalist, 2006 EdPress Distinguished Achievement Awards (Association of Educational Publishers)    


Discover the Waters of Lake Tahoe

Discover the Waters of Lake Tahoe Activity Booklet

Children ages eight to twelve explore the waters of Lake Tahoe in this colorful and engaging activity booklet focused on the fascinating water science of this unique and important lake. Field tested by educators and students, vetted by scientists and Lake Tahoe experts, and correlated to the Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards. Topics include: an overview of the Lake Tahoe Basin and Truckee River Watershed; the human history of the Lake Tahoe Basin; climate change and Lake Tahoe; the many uses of Lake Tahoe’s waters; Lake Tahoe’s extraordinary clarity; aquatic invasive species; actions children can take to protect Lake Tahoe’s waters.

Funding for this project was provided by the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection.


Downloadable Version
Discover the Waters of Nebraska KIDs Activity Booklet

Discover the Waters of Nebraska KIDs Activity Booklet

Discover the Waters of Nebraska invites readers to spend a day as a Nebraskan farmer; to investigate a tornado through the story of storm researcher, Dr. Josh Wurman; to travel the “Flyway Highway” as a Sandhill Crane; or to photograph the state’s “water wonders.” Other topics include the Ogallala aquifer, Nebraska’s 13 watersheds, wetlands, water history (e.g., glaciers, Native People, Lewis and Clark, windmills and the Dust Bowl) and the protection of the state’s precious water resources.

Discover the Waters of Nebraska is 24 pages filled with colorful, fun activities and stuff you just never knew about this amazing state. If you’re not a “Cornhusker,” you may want to become one after discovering Nebraska and its waters.


Discover the Waters of Nevada KIDs Activity Booklet

Discover the Waters of Nevada KIDs Activity Booklet

Nevada is the most arid state in the U.S., and learning about its valuable water resources is fascinating and fun with this colorful 32-page booklet. Students investigate all aspects of water in Nevada, from ecosystems and cultural history to infrastructure and management. Through engaging illustrations and challenging activities, the spirit of Nevada comes to life on these pages.    


Discover the Waters of New Mexico KIDs Activity Booklet

Discover the Waters of New Mexico KIDs Activity Booklet

Source of adventure! See New Mexico in a new way—from the vantage point of its scarce waters. Flooded with stories, experiments and other activities, this popular booklet is as magical and surprising as the state known as the Land of Enchantment. 

Awards: Finalist, 2008 EdPress Distinguished Achievement Awards (Association of Educational Publishers), Science Instruction / Teaching Resource category


Discover the Waters of Tennessee KIDs Activity Booklet

Discover the Waters of Tennessee KIDs Activity Booklet

From the Appalachian Trail and the Great Smoky Mountains to the banks of the mighty Mississippi River, Tennessee is unique and rich in both history and natural wonders. This 16-page booklet incorporates fun, hands-on activities for students to learn about watersheds, plants, animals, flooding and other topics in addition to stewardship of the state's water resources.


Discover the Yellowstone River KIDs Activity Booklet

Discover the Yellowstone River KIDs Activity Booklet

Flowing through three states—Wyoming, Montana and North Dakota—and a headwater tributary of the Missouri and Mississippi rivers, the Yellowstone River is the longest undammed river in the continental United States. Part of the popular Kids in Discovery series, the award-winning Discover the Yellowstone River activity booklet is packed with fun, hands-on activities that teach students ages 8 to 12 about the geography, geology, biology, hydrology, regional history, and economics relating to this remarkable watershed.

Awards:
Bronze Medal, 2013 Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards, Science/History Activity Book Category    


Discovering Drought KIDs Activity Booklet

Discovering Drought KIDs Activity Booklet

Rain on the brain! Smarten up about when the rain doesn’t fall. Filled with fascinating facts and activities that are anything but dry, any preconceived notions students might have about droughts being non-events will turn to dust in this popular activity booklet.

Awards: Finalist, 2006 EdPress Distinguished Achievement Awards (Association of Educational Publishers)

Download FREE Lesson Plan
Also enjoy this FREE drought lesson plan! Specifically designed for grades three through six, the Project WET Discovering Drought Lesson Plan contains ideas that can be adapted for other levels as well. With detailed instructions and suggestions for extensions, evaluations and more, this free resource will allow you to talk and teach confidently about the complex issue of drought.    


Explore Sagebrush Prairie KIDs Activity Booklet

Explore Sagebrush Prairie KIDs Activity Booklet

Sage advice! From only minimal rainfall, this unique ecosystem of the Western United States supports a great diversity of life. Through mazes, math, and mapping, students will learn about the multitude of animals and plants that call the sagebrush prairie home, as well as the importance of this ecosystem to human populations over time.


Fish and Fishing KIDs Activity Booklet

Fish and Fishing KIDs Activity Booklet

You’ll be hooked! Fish are fascinating. And this activity booklet brings their natural appeal to life with amazing facts and great activities that will bait students into wanting to learn even more about these underwater creatures’ lives, habitats and challenges.    


Healthy Water Healthy People Field Monitoring Guide

Healthy Water Healthy People Field Monitoring Guide

This 100-page manual serves as a technical reference for the Healthy Water, Healthy People Water Quality Educators Guide and the Healthy Water Healthy People Testing Kits. Yielding in-depth information about ten water quality parameters, it answers questions about water quality testing using technical overviews, data interpretation guidelines, case studies, chemical formulas, testing kit activities, laboratory demonstrations and much more. The Healthy Water Healthy People Testing Kits, customized by the Hach Company, balance classroom experiences with field investigations. The testing kits range from simple test strips to high-end colorimeters that measure contaminants in parts per million.


Healthy Water Healthy People Water Quality Educators Guide

Healthy Water Healthy People Water Quality Educators Guide

This 200-page activity guide for educators of students in grades six through university level raises the awareness and understanding of water quality issues and their relationship to personal, public and environmental health. Healthy Water Healthy People Water Quality Educators Guide will help educators address science standards through 25 original, interactive activities that link priority water quality topics to real-life experiences of educators and students.    


 


Creating or Using a Publication

Interested in creating or co-branding a publication for your business, organization or event? Contact the Publications Manager for more information on partnership or project sponsorship.  If you wish to request permission to publish a Project WET Foundation activity, please review our Permissions Policy and download a Permissions Application Form.

 

Become a partner in the Project WET Network:  USA  INTERNATIONAL