Free Junk Jumble Recycling Materials Game

This Materials Sorting Game is designed to help your pupils with sorting types of rubbish into the correctly labelled bins. Pupils drag and drop the objects into the correct recycling bins depending on the material they are made from. A great way for Year 1 and 2 children to explore what materials...

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Bioneers Reader: Intelligence in Nature

This brand new Bioneers Reader features some of the world’s foremost thought leaders,  sharing their research and observations about nature’s intelligence. We’re excited to share a selection of the groundbreaking concepts buzzed about within our community, in a beautifully-designed...

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Nature’s Notebook

Using Nature’s Notebook to Teach Science and Climate Change Observation is a critical skill for scientific investigation. By making and recording regular observations in nature through time we can better understand how species in our ecosystems are responding to seasonal change and to long-term...

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Advancing Environmental Education Practice

Dr. Marianne Krasny from the Cornell Civic Ecology Lab has just published a book called Advancing Environmental Education Practice. It’s not climate specific, but I think it has a lot to offer climate educators. Each chapter focuses on a particular outcome of interest–such as positive...

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Free Climate Literacy Ebooks

Mark Trexler and The Climatographers (who offer a comprehensive climate knowledge management solution and climate narrative building tool) have kindly put together a series of free Ebooks that offer a variety of climate literacy perspectives.  They only scratch the surface of the Climate Web...

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EcoChallenge: Save the Dates!

2020 and a brand new decade. With massive earthquakes, devastating fires, heartbreaking loss of biodiversity and habitats, political warfare and more, how can this new decade begin any other way than with our utmost intention of creating the most positive, collective impact possible? The beauty of...

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Institute for Global Environmental Strategies

New Institute for Global Environmental Solutions (IGES) website now live! IGES is pleased to announce that it completed the renewal of its website. Since global environmental issues have attracted more and more attention, the new design emphasises ease of use and understanding, in order to make it...

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Sustainability Science Education

Arizona State University’s Sustainability Science Education program prepares PreK-12th-grade educators to integrate sustainability & science in the classroom.  Check out their Pinterest account for resources that their team has been working on for several years.  Lots of fun, open...

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ENVIRONMENTAL MIGRANTS AND THE FUTURE OF THE WILLAMETTE VALLEY

This report reviews existing data and research on predicted impacts of climate change in the Northwestern United States, and specifically focuses on the level of preparedness to accommodate new population growth due to climate migration in Oregon’s Willamette Valley. Climate change impacts in...

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HAPPENING: A CLEAN ENERGY REVOLUTION

Now Available for FREE to Teachers  Watch as Robert Redford’s son James Redford explores the factors driving the transition to clean energy in his feature documentary HAPPENING. To further engage students, the Redford Center created TEACHING HAPPENING, an interdisciplinary, modular curriculum...

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Outdoor School Fully Funded!

Full State Funding for Outdoor School! Fantastic news! HB 5024, the budget bill that included Outdoor School funding passed the Oregon Legislature. With the Governor’s signature, Outdoor School will be officially fully funded at the full $46.8 M amount for the 2019-21 biennium! Thank you to...

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Understanding Climate Change

The new book, Understanding Climate Change, is now out. Published by NSTA Press, the target audience is 7-12 grade students and teachers. Volunteers at ClimateChangeEducation.Org have read “Understanding Climate Change” and highly recommend it. The book is an important and influential...

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