These resources from around the country include sample curricula and activities for the classroom to educate students of all ages about Stormwater and what they can do to help clean up our lakes and streams!
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Other Resources for Kids
EcoSchool Design seeks to assist schools, in transforming paved schoolyards into vibrant ecosystems for outdoor learning.
The mission of Project WET water education and educate children about the most precious resource on the planet’s water.
Vermont Project WET, Water Education for Teachers, is an interdisciplinary water education program for K-12 designed to facilitate and promote awareness, appreciation, knowledge and stewardship of Vermont’s water resources.
Project WET Service Learning Opportunities include storm drain stenciling, making a nature trail through a wetlands and Assisting a local lake or pond association with a watershed survey. (.PDF)
EPA Nonpoint Source Pollution kids page has fun games and features (like Master Bug Theatre and Word Search Puzzle) as well as activities and articles for older students.
The teachers’ section of the Environmental Health Science Education site has an array of classroom activities and curricula, easy access to reference materials based on reliable environmental health research, and professional development opportunities. There is also a students’ section with resources for your students.
The UVM Watershed Alliance supports state-wide watershed education and water quality monitoring in Vermont middle schools, secondary schools, alternative education programs, and youth groups.
Dwyane the Storm Drain coloring book– Introduces readers to storm sewer systems.
Massachusetts Water Resources Authority School Program – Provides hands-on activities for a range of topics and grade levels
NEWEA Schoolkit is a collection of pre-packaged presentation materials for outreach grades k-12 educating about water quality issues, water conservation, wastewater treatment and other topics crucial to protecting water resources.