Resources for Students

World Wildlife Foundation
Links for middle to high school students for resources and games.

My Foot Print
Calculate your ecological footprint and find ways to reduce it.

Action for Nature
Site which encourages youth to stand up for the environment has links to games, youth eco-heroes, Acting for Nature book which tells the stories of young people around the world working for the environment.

The Story of Stuff
Do you ever wonder what is in your beauty products? How toxic electronics are for humans? Where stuff comes from and where it goes?  Learn the ugly truth about the "stuff" in our every day life.


Elementary

Save on Energy
Learn the facts about electricity and discover some tips that will help you and your family use energy wisely.

Farms, Food and Fun!
Think you know all there is to know about the farm industry in Ontario? Test yourself with the Agri-Knowledge Quiz. Explore the many games, activities, trivia challenges and fact sheets all about Ontario’s Agriculture and Food Industry.

Bring Back the Wild

Bring Back the Wild is a kid-powered fundraising campaign by Earth Rangers, in collaboration with the Nature Conservancy of Canada to help protect wild animals and their habitats.

I don't want to Clean my Room!
What is that smell coming from Anita's room? Dad can't believe his eyes (or nose)!

Help Anita clean her room and learn about how to reuse and recycle objects around the house.

Follow up the Clean-up with a Yard Sale and see how much money you can make.

Squish the Fish
Junior Kindergarten to Grade 2
Help Squish the Fish travel out across the reef to find his lunch. He needs to find friends who will help him hide from his nemesis, Big Tooth Blob. Learn about shape, color, and behavioral adaptations for survival.

Mysteries of Apo Island
Grade 6 to Grade 9
Some strange things are happening on Apo Island, in the Philippines. Investigate the clues and try to solve the mystery! Learn about shark biodiversity.

National Geographic for Kids
Homework help on a variety of topics including science and nature as well as comprehensive discussions on global warming.


Earth Care Ops

Cool site from Auckland Regional Council (New Zealand) where students log on as an agent and are given missions to save the planet.

Eco kids
Learn while you play! This website has lots of games, quizzes, and interactive maps for kids to learn from.

Kids Create your Future
Get tips that will get you thinking about your actions and the environment.  Be courageous and creative and learn how to take part in building a better future.

David Suzuki for Kids
This website is a great tool for simple tips to reduce your impact on the earth.


Secondary

Climate Counts
This site fights climate change by helping consumers use their choices and voices to urge the world's largest companies to take corporate climate action.  Learn how you can help strengthen corporate climate action.

Ontario Power Authority: Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariff Program
Consider the benefits of generating green energy from renewable sources such as the sun, wind, water or bioenergy, and selling it for a guaranteed price. You can be part of Ontario’s growing green energy movement, make money and contribute to a cleaner environment. 

TakingITGlobal
An online community that connects youth to find inspiration, access information, get involved, and take action in their local and global communities.

Youth ExChange
Be empowered to make different choices in your daily live from what you wear to what you do.

Environment Canada - Information for Youth
Look at employment, funding for your project, or you can calculate your footprint.

Ontario Home Energy Savings Plan
Information on the Ontario government's home energy savings plan for home owners.

Green Living
Information on eco friendly products including food, home furniture, fashion and travel.

I am Green power
Share your stories, make a pledge or see what others are doing to go green.

Environmental Defence
Protecting the environment and human health.

Students on Ice
Offers unique educational expeditions to the Antarctic and the Arctic. Students on Ice provide students, educators and scientists from around the world with inspiring educational opportunities at the ends of the Earth to help them foster a new understanding and respect for the planet.

Planet Slayer
The world is being consumed by greed and waste. Fly your ship around the stratosphere and decide whether you will save or slay the planet.