April 10, 2017

K-12

A window into the Edwards Aquifer
A wealth of extensive knowledge about central Texas caves, karst, and the Edwards Aquifer

Environmental Science Institute
A wide variety of teacher and informal educator resources on Texas environmental science topics

More Environmental Science Institute
Science resource lessons and resources on Texas environmental science

EarthEcho International’s Educator Resources
A collection of videos, lesson plans, and other materials designed to assist educators as they equip young people to explore and protect their local natural resources.

Texas Parks and Wildlife’s Project WILD
Texas Parks and Wildlife offers Project WILD through hands-on workshops for educators. Project WILD is “Wildlife in Learning Design,” an environmental and conservation education program emphasizing awareness, appreciation and understanding of wildlife and natural resources.

Use the environment to engage children in learning
Project Learning Tree is an award-winning environmental education program designed for teachers and other educators, parents, and community leaders working with youth from preschool through grade 12. Training workshops are available in Texas and some are online as well.

Green Education Foundation
Find lectures and science experiments all about water

Marine Debris Program
A focus on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) objectives. Spanish version included

The Ground Water Associations
Lesson plans prepared about groundwater and related subjects

Water related lesson plans
A teachers guide to water related lesson plans and material

National Wildlife Federation
Lesson plans designed to introduce students to life science, ecology, wildlife biology, scientific identification and observation

Environmental lesson plans
Find an array of environmental and science based lesson plans, activities and ideas below from EPA, other federal agencies and external organizations.

Loaner truck
These trunks are available for loan free of charge to formal and informal educators, and youth leaders. Each trunk contains activities and materials appropriate for multiple age level groups.

Using Ocean Adventures in the classroom
The following links have a array of lessons and activities for grades K-12

Turning the Tide on Trash
A set of lesson plans and background information that introduces educators, students and researchers to the topic of marine debris. 

Find the perfect educational activity for you!
Search our library for fun, hands-on educational activities

The Water Crisis
Comprehensive Water Crisis Lesson Plans for teachers in elementary through high school.

The Water Project
Teacher tools and resources all about water

Prepares students to become water stewards
Available to educators only through participation in a 6-hour WET in the City training workshop

Fresh Water Live
Fresh water lesson plans

Global water supply
Aligned with national standards curriculum project

MISC

Be a part of the largest and oldest green school program in the world
Eco-Schools is an internationally acclaimed program that provides a framework to help educators integrate sustainability principles throughout their schools and curriculum.

Schoolyard Habitat Project Guide
A planning guide for creating schoolyard habitat and outdoor classroom projects

Green your schoolyard
The Greening Your Schoolyard Toolkit provides in-depth guidance and resources for outdoor education and greening your schoolyard, as well as relevant research and case studies that will help you create and sustain your school’s green areas.