Nature Online -
information about the planet we live in including wild
animals and human evolution. Curious facts and news.
Younger kids can use some extra guidance.
Really Wild Zone -
A site for
those interested in animals and the natural world around
them; has wild life facts, games and competitions.
Produced by the BBC Natural History Unit.
Jungle - People network with
each other about their local environment. Enables users
to explore the natural world around them and report
their findings online through photos, drawings, and
Nature - Nature study basics,
with an emphasis on backyard plants and animals.
Includes a section on naming and classification, list
making, and "why bother with nature?"
Free Junior and Education Pages
- Information on creating wildlife areas at home or
school. Support for teachers with direct links to the
National Curriculum, and encouragement for younger
people to think about wildlife in a responsible yet fun
Corner - Provides young
children information on the environment while playing
games and having fun. Maintained by the U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency.
of the Earth United -
non-profit organization which helps young people learn
about animals, plants, ecology, and nature centers. Site
also provides a forum for people to share their creative
ideas and knowledge of the environment.
of erosion, deposition, and other coastal features. With
photos and glossary. Includes section for teachers.
Stoppers HideOut -
someone being crummy to you or others? Hate what people
are doing to our environment? Crumb Stoppers gives you
advice and tips about stopping crummy behavior.
- Explores the enormous variety of life on the Earth.
Water; Kids' Stuff -
water experiments for kids and teachers, printable
activities, and links.
Kids - New site promoting
environmentally friendly activities. Includes links.
- Ecology Protectors Society -
Identifies threats to the environment and tells what
people can do to make a difference. Includes related
- Environmental Education for Kids
- Interactive online magazine by the Wisconsin
Department of Natural Resources. Designed for children
in grades 4-8.
Kid's Corner -
and hands-on activities that help protect the
environment. From the National Safety Council.
and Animal Facts -
educational web site about earth ecology, plant and
animal life, and wildlife.
- National non-profit youth organization empowers kids
to help solve local environmental problems.
Online - EcoMan is an
eco-friendly superhero who saves the world from the
polluter, McEvil. Written in comic strip style.
Online - Provides
environmentally educative games, stories, a picture
gallery, calendar of events, contests, and facts about
the Eco-Dog -
interactive entertainment and education with games,
puzzles, jokes, and cartoons designed to help kids
discover cool things about nature, science and ecology.
- From air pollution to energy, learn more about the
world in which you live through games, poems, stories,
in Nature -
Fun activities and
extras exploring nature and the environment.
- Multilingual environmental magazine with activities
and interactive games.
The Envirophant -
the environment from Elsa. Includes coloring pages,
newsletter, fan club, and banner exchange.
Story - Detailed guide
explains what energy is and where it comes from.
- Captain Earthworm, Captain Redbird, and Captain
Bluegill present information about recycling, pollution,
and tips for keeping the environment healthy. Includes
Literacy Council -
Looks at a
variety of issues related to the environment, including
topics such as air, food, energy, water, population, and
news, issues, quizzes, facts, and links in a
kid-friendly setting. Also provides information for
parents and teachers.
in Conservation -
alongside World Wildlife Fund scientists as they journey
into remote and exotic locales to learn more about the
most precious and varied ecosystems.
Club - U.S. Environmental
Protection Agency's site for kids. Lots of fun and
interesting things to read and do to learn about the
the Environment -
More than a
dozen interactive studies related to the environment.
For middle and high school students. Includes teacher
guides for classroom use.
Worth Environmental Management: The Kids Page
- Fun activities, information and links.
Maurice the Mountain
Goat and Lisa the Lynx introduce kids to the fascinating
world of trees. Visitors can explore tree biology and
conservation, as well as track the impact of trees on
Response - Young Environmentalist's Actions for Kids
- Tells kids what they can to do protect the
- The Global Habitat Project -
Environmental education by kids for kids.
Takes All Kinds to Make a World
- From the American Museum of Natural History, a
definition of biodiversity, virtual tours of
biodiversity in different locations, tips for helping
biodiversity, and a reading list.
R Green -
From the Center for
Environmental Education (CEE), kRg offers educational
activities and games about many aspects of the
environment. Also offers crafts and a theme of the
for Saving Earth -
Preschoolers through teenagers will find great ways they
can help take care of the earth.
Magnet - Children's Internet directory and more...
Nature Sounds -
Live sounds of
nature broadcasted 24 hours a day from Idyllwild,
Edens - Learn about this
wildlife sanctuaries all over the work, including
information on the animals.
Maggie's Earth Adventures -
Every 8 weeks, Maggie is sent on a "Mission
Impossible" style adventure that teaches kids about
the environment. Each mission features an 8-minute
cartoon with music, games, gadgets, and factual content.
Requires Flash plug-in.
Kids Pages -
environmental games, science, puzzles, and research
Wildlife Federation For Kids -
Play games, go on a virtual tour and meet Ranger Rick in
this fun website.
Resources Kids' Page -
kids interested in the environment, and in having fun.
Includes games and features about salmon and wildlife,
hazardous substances, recycling, and choosing recycled
Challenge for Kids -
that kids can protect nature. Also features challenge
activities kids can do at home, as well as subject
Walk - Discover the nature in
different ecosystems with World Book Cyber Camp.
activities for students and teachers on papermaking,
recycling, forestry, trees, paper crafts, careers, and
interactive web site about the environment, with card
games, a free recycle kit to print, coloring book, and
lots of interesting facts.
Species Conservatory - Just For Kids
- A site where kids can learn about the amazing
diversity of nature and find educational games, puzzles,
projects and downloads.
Earth - A student's personal
site designed to teach its visitors about the science
behind the earth. Includes environmental science,
biology, Christianity, interactive quiz, and author bio.
Our Environment -
young people with a forum for exchanging idea on
protecting the environment.
Looks at the
need to protect the environment as well as the
challenges involved. Focuses on the importance of
preserving history, conserving natural resources for
future use, and developing earth-friendly habits.
Headbone Derby - Ecology Strikes Back
- Help Iz and Auggie solve a series of ecological
problems happening on Planet Small by finding similar,
real-life examples on Earth.
Water Cycle -
A clear and
simple explanation with lots of activities and fun
the Penguin -
Tiki looks at
the mess people have made of our planet. He suggests how
kids can help make things better for all of us.
- Wild Over Waterways -
Interactive games based on the waterways. Includes links
and school pages. Some portions require free
Science for Schools -
Information on many aspects of water, along with
pictures, data, maps, and an interactive center where
you can give opinions and test your water knowledge.
- Includes definitions, types, habitat, benefits,
literature, locations, careers, and ideas about how to
People's Trust for the Environment
- Information written for young people and teachers on
- Encourages children all over Europe to use
earthy-friendly methods of getting to school -- bikes,
skateboards and scooters -- and to explore the role
modern transport plays in climate change.