Welcome to the Earth's Kids Environmental
Science page! This is the place to learn more about our environment
and it's various habitats.
Pardon our dust -- this page is
undergoing some changes!
Check back in soon to see
this page in its New and Improved form!
In the meantime, please enjoy our
environmental action page for kids:
Can....Protect the Environment!
Teaching About Ecology
with The Magic School Bus
You Make A Difference
(4-5 year olds)
How Animals Adapt
to their Environment
What Lives in the Water
Conflict Yellowstone Wolves
Ocean Creatures & The Web of Life
Activities for classrooms
the National Wildlife Federation
Lesson Plans Related To The Environment
What Makes Up An Ecosystem
Earth Saving Scavenger Hunt
Earth Day, Every Day Unit Study
The Web of Life
A great online illustrated story for kids.
Read one page at a time -- remember to click the "Next" at the top
of each page to read the next story.
Antarctic Whales -- Food Chain
Baleen whales, leopard seals, penguins,
phytoplankton -- see how it all fits together.
Food Chains & Webs
Take a look at the energy pyramid. See
how food chains work in different biomes. Plus... create your
own food web!
Play the food chain game! Learn about
The Living Sea -- Predator and Prey
A fun activity to help kids see the
connections that make up an ocean food web.
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Your Big Backyard
An offering of select
materials to enhance your enjoyment and understanding of
Forget peering through a tiny little
eyepiece -- the QX3 shows you the image right on your
computer screen. Imagine a huge full color image and
the capacity to take still photo shots and movies.
You can even modify your captured images
to make a fun animated short film complete with sound bytes.
Hook this baby to your laptop computer
and turn your next homeschool fieldtrip into an outdoor science lab
You can take the microscope off its
cradle stand to scan the surface of large items-- or to scan
fixed objects and organisms. Look at tree bark up close or
examine a spider web without ever having to disturb or destroy a
Available from eToys
Toys & Science Equipment available from Edmund Scientifics
The Brilliant Earth Poster
In this nocturnal satellite map, heavily populated areas are evident due
to electric lighting in buildings and other structures.
to locate New York City and other major cities around the world. -- The
Brilliant Earth makes an interesting statement about the impact of man
on earth. 36" x 24". Laminated
measures 5" long x 1" wide. Powered by two ï¿½AAï¿½ batteries (not
included). Features a clear acrylic base, on/off switch and side
focus knob. Specifications: Magnification: 30X
For serious students of the environment.
Multifunction Digital Compass
quality compass. -- Liquid-filled with bubble level, clinometer,
map scales, carrying case, and multi-language instruction
manual. -- Dial has 5 degree (0-360) gradations, compass disc
has 2 degree gradations. Hairline guide is on a gradated reticle.
Compass has a mounting bracket for tripod use
comes with butterfly fact book and coupon
for 10 free "painted lady" caterpillars and special growth
food. For ages 4+ $29.95
well-made, soft-cover book specifically designed for children.
Carefully organized into sections for note writing and sketches
using prompts that help young journalists record their impressions,
discoveries, thoughts, ideas and questions regarding the world of
Space Age Ant Habitat
Kids can watch ants create 3D tunnels! Now available at
Electronic listening device makes it possible to listen in on
wildlife, in the backyard and on hikes.
Complete Weather Station
Includes a anemometer to measure wind speed, a wind vane for
determining wind direction, indoor and outdoor thermometers, a rain
gauge to chart rainfall, a data log pad to jot down research notes,
a full color cloud chart, instruction manual and more.
Solar Electricity Kit
Build a Solar Power Demonstrator! -- This kit consists of an
encapsulated solar cell array, a miniature motor, a wind propeller, an
optical illusion disc, and an instruction manual.
With these components and the included instructions, you can study the impact of
artificial light versus sunlight and learn the basic principles of solar
cell energy generation.
More EK Science
Dinosaurs -- Great info, links, books, and
educational toys about these favorite prehistoric creatures.
E.K. Science -- Lots of links,
books, and equipment to help kids learn astronomy, physics,
chemistry, and more.
Body -- Learn how your body
works, and how to keep it healthy!
Garden -- Learn important principles in Earth
Science by preparing the soil, sprouting seeds, growing
plants to bloom or fruition, and coping with pests.
Oceans & Marine Life
Wild Animals -- E.K.
Science News --
Today's top science headlines and news, plus online science
Science Pages By EK Kids:
Michelle's Animal Facts
Gabbi's Bug World