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"We have not inherited the Earth from our fathers,
we are borrowing it from our children."
Lester Brown, founder of the Worldwatch Instutute
Environmental education resources

RHS Campaign for School Gardening

Inspiring and supporting schools to provide children with opportunities for gardening.

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)

Teaching and learning resources about ocean sustainability.

Plastic Pollution Coalition

Educational resources for all levels

How Stuff Works Green Science Library

Information on global warming, pollution and other impacts on nature and the planet, plus what we can do to combat them.

Centre for Alternative Technology

Educational visits, resources and lifelong learning at the Centre for Alternative Technology.

Futurelearn

Free online short courses open to all from Universities around the world.

Eco-Schools

Eco-Schools is an international award programme providing a framework to help embed the principles of sustainability into the heart of school life.

Young Reporters for the Environment

An international network of secondary school teachers and pupils, represented in 17 countries. Each group involved defines its own investigation project about an environmental issue, with the goal being to communicate relevant information to the public.

The Kid Should See This

Smart videos for curious minds of all ages

What to do with ...... Find an item

Look up how to re-use, recycle or dispose of lots of everyday items on RecycleNow.com.

Enviropedia

Information on air, climate, weather, pollution, ozone and sustainability.

Wonderville

STEM resources

National Geographic for Kids

Scholastic Explorers

Student activities and teaching resources on ecosystems and the environment.

Keep Britain Tidy

Lots of information and educational resources.

Wake Up, Freak Out

An 11-minute long animated video which describes simply and clearly the process and implications of climate change.

Free rice

A combination of education and charity. Each time you answer a question correctly Freerice donate 10 grains of rice through the UN Food Programme.  The more questions you get right the harder it becomes. Subject areas include English grammar or vocabulary, geography, languages, chemistry, maths and art.

More information on FreeRice.

Dr Seuss's The Lorax

Dr Seuss's Lorax Project.

Global Footprint Network Educational Resources

Lessons for different educational levels and ages.

worsethanpoop.com

An award winning short film for younger children explaining carbon dioxide pollution in a way they will remember!

WWF Footprint Calculator

Calculate your own carbon footprint.

The Story of Bottled Water

A 5-minute film by the Story of Stuff Project. An oldie but a goodie!