EE Activities - Rainforests
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Links on this page are for activities and materials dealing with conservation of rainforest species and habitat.
Curricula, Teaching Aids, and Resource Guides from the Rainforest Action Network.
The URL is: http://www.ran.org/info_center/factsheets/
Learn about the different plants and animals of rainforests.
The URL is: http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/rainfore...
Site for young children (K-5), featuring educational web sites such as "Animal Printouts" with hundreds of animal labels and information, games, "Zoom School", "Zoom Rainforest", "Zoom Sharks", projects, and "What's New This Week".
The URL is: http://www.enchantedlearning.com/Home.html
RainforestHeroes.com is a website for Kids the Earth Can Count On. Under the online canopy, kids of all ages can visit the Kid’s Action center to find out how they can get involved, play on the ‘Jungle Gym’, or watch animated characters Sappy and Grandpa from the award-winning video Forest Family Forever! come to life on their screen. There is also a Teacher’s Lounge with resources for educators.
The URL is: http://www.rainforestheroes.com/
The Rainforest Alliance Learning Site is filled with free lesson plans, stories, presentations, posters and species profiles for K-6th grade. This standards-based multidisciplinary curriculum teaches science, math, language arts and social studies skills, and presents information on biodiversity and local communities while giving students opportunities for action. All resources are free of charge.
The URL is: http://www.rainforest-alliance.org/programs/educat...
An overview of life in the rainforest, with interactive and multimedia pages for the sights and sounds of the rainforest. Some information about the peoples of the rainforests, past and present.
The URL is: http://www.rainforesteducation.com/
A-V materials from the Rainforest Action Network and other sources. Includes ordering information.
The URL is: http://www.ran.org/info_center/factsheets/16b.html
"Explore the geography of the Ecuadorian Amazon through online games and activities. Learn about the rainforest and the Quichua people who call it home."
The URL is: http://www.eduweb.com/amazon.html
Founded in 1997, Families for the Rainforest is a 501(c)(3)organization dedicated to providing unique and interactive educational programs for grades k-12 about the importance of the worlds tropical rainforests and how they will impact on their lives.
The URL is: http://www.familiesfortherainforest.org/
The Goals of solcomhouse are to provide the people of the world housing that is in sync and in harmony with the environment. Site provides information on numerous environmental issues, such as solar energy, rainforests, coral reefs, ozone, global warming, endangered species, recycling, and things you can do to save the environment.
The URL is: http://www.solcomhouse.com
Environmental and Rainforest Presentations for Grades Preschool Through Graduate School
The URL is: http://www.brucesegalassemblies.com
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