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Big Rivers KIDs Activity Booklet
Readers explore big rivers and watersheds in North America, meet famous river explorers, calculate a river's rate of flow, discover how the river environment is unique, investigate the many ways that rivers are important, and recognize the role of water managers.
Awards: Winner, 2001 EdPress Distinguished Achievement Awards (Association of Educational Publishers)
Celebrate Wetlands KIDs Activity Booklet
Being swamped has never been so much fun!
The closer you look at wetlands, the more bogged down you’ll want to be. Saturated with eye-opening facts and hands-on activities, this activity booklet will whet students’ appetites for nature, science and culture.
Clean and Conserve Your Water Activity Booklet (free download)
This full-color, 12-page children’s booklet introduces water hygiene and conservation topics to elementary and middle-school-aged children through fun learning activities that kids can do in a classroom, scout meeting or other group setting, or on their own at home with parents or grandparents. Developed with support from Ecolab, "Clean and Conserve Your Water" is currently available in English and can be downloaded free of charge by clicking below and entering your name and email address on the form.
Conserve Water KIDs Activity Booklet
Great save! When water conservation is the name of the game, everyone wins. Kids learn a lot of important lessons about becoming smarter water-users from this popular activity booklet, as well as enjoy a lot of laughs along the way.
Awards: Finalist, 1999 EdPress Distinguished Achievement Awards (Association of Educational Publishers), Sponsored Publication category
Discover California Coastal Ecosystems KIDs Activity Booklet
What do a sleek blue whale and a prickly sea urchin have in common? They both live in California coastal ecosystems! From help for kelp to coastal critters, Discover California Coastal Ecosystems shows why the coast is the most. Fun-filled activities teach students about the biology, ecology and history of the shores of the Golden State.
Discover Floods KIDs Activity Booklet
Overflowing with learning opportunities! When water is on the rise, students’ imaginations are bound to be swept away. Saturated with important-to-know facts and engaging hand-on activities, it’s a force of nature that’s ideal for making a splash in the classroom.
Discover Ground Water and Springs KIDs Activity Booklet
Grounds for delight! Beneath the land is a world of water for students to explore. This activity booklet gets to the bottom of it with interactive lessons about water flow principles, the importance of ground water and its many uses. Included in this 16-page booklet is an activity insert piece.
Discover Marine Mammals KIDs Activity Booklet
Explore the world of marine mammals through engaging hands-on activities. Students experience what it’s like to swim with the dolphins or discover the challenges that all marine mammals face.
Finalist, 2007 EdPress Distinguished Achievement Awards (Association of Educational Publishers)
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 Rio Grande/Rio Bravo KIDs Activity Booklet
Explore some more! Learn all about the river marking the boundary between the U.S. and Mexico. From its explorer's journal to its descriptions of habitats and wide range of activities, it’s a great teaching tool in any language.
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
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 / 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
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
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
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)
Discover the Red River KIDs Activity Booklet
Colorful highlights of a vivid watershed! Once you know about the Red River and the importance of this ecosystem, you can’t help but think “green.” Filled with fast-moving activities that stimulate young minds in the areas of math, science and culture, it’s a many-hued look at an amazing body of water.
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
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 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.
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