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Sunday, June 1, 2014

Climate Change - Kids Can Help!

INTERACTIVE WEBSITES FOR KIDS TO INSPIRE CLIMATE ACTION Young Voices for the Planet is a series of short films featuring young people who are making a difference! The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s student guide to climate change is a website for kids. Kids can use this U.S. Environmental Protection agency calculator to learn how you can reduce their impact on the planet. The U.S. Energy Information “Energy Kids” website is a resource for kids (and teachers) who want learn the basics and get the big picture of how different sectors use energy and can save energy. The Alliance to Save Energy’s website for kids. Energy Hog Challenge guides children through lessons to learn good everyday energy-saving habits and protect natural resources. U.S. National Aeoronautics and Space Administration website for kids addressing the big questions related to climate change, greenhouse effect, carbon, what we need to know and what we can do to help. University Corporation for Atmospheric Research’s (UCAR) Spark has a modest (but growing!) collection of interactives and simulations related to weather, climate, atmospheric science and space weather education.

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