BE A GREEN SUPERHERO

SMART INTERNET SITES

Eco-Kids: This is Earth Day Canada’s environmental education program for youth who care about the planet. It offers interactive, fun, educational games and activities that utilize participants’ willingness to learn. Children are encouraged to form their own opinions, make decisions, get involved and understand the impact their own actions have on the environment. http://ww1.ecokidsonline.com/

EekoWorld: A new PBS website teaches kids ages 6 to 9 how they can help take care of the earth. Animated characters use games and activities to present facts about ecosystems and pollution. Children can build their own “EekoCreature” and help it overcome environmental problems. http://pbskids.org/eekoworld/

Kids Saving Energy: Games, tips, facts and information for kids to learn how to save energy. Published by the US Department of Energy. http://www.eia.gov/kids/

Recycle City: Click on any section of Recycle City that you want to tour, or click on the Dumptown Game. You can create your own Recycle City scavenger hunt or go to the Activities area and see other ways you can explore Recycle City. A great way for you to learn the basics of recycling. http://www3.epa.gov/recyclecity/mainmap.htm

APPS THAT MOTIVATE

For a smart use of your tablet or telephone, why not download some educational apps? Below are a few related to the environment:

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