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Earth Day Resources

U.S. Department of

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - free resource materials for educators and businesses.

Clean Air Counts – A Chicago Region Initiative

Community Learning Network – a site designed to help teachers integrate technology into the classroom K-12, over 5,800 annotated links to educational sites with free resources.

Consumer Reports - Green Products Rating Guide

Earth 911 – Benefits of Waste Reduction – good general information

Environmental Yellow Pages – Worldwide Directory

Grassroots Recycling

IL Dept. of Commerce and Economic Opportunity – school resource materials

National Energy Education Development Project – energy facts, games & activities

National Environmental Education Week -

New American Dream – Responsible Purchasing Network

NIH Curriculum Supplement Series – Chemicals, the Environment and You (grades 7 – 8), but series available for all grade levels.

PBS – Kids and Chemicals – Facts and Laws (grades 9 - 12)

Seventh Generation – The Cost of Clean lesson plan (grades 5 – 7)

Terrific Science – fun science resources for teachers, parents and kids.


Other Environmental Sites:

Download the pdf Earth Day Resources .

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