San Francisco Department of the Environment

Student Fact Sheets (Grades 3-6)

Student Fact Sheets (Grades 3-6)

All fact sheets are in pdf format.

Animals
San Francisco's Endangered Wildlife | Spanish | Chinese
The Power of Pollinators | Spanish | Chinese

Saving Resources
What are Natural Resources | Spanish | Chinese
The Dirt on Composting | Spanish | Chinese
Energy - Our Powerful Future | Spanish | Chinese
I Want it! I Need It! | Spanish | Chinese
Trees Please! | Spanish  | Chinese
Our Carbon Universe

Healthy Cities
History of San Francisco's Food | Spanish | Chinese
Our Urban Forest | Spanish | Chinese
Fresh Food for Everybody | Spanish | Chinese
Local Food is Good Food | Spanish | Chinese
What is Environmental Justice | Spanish | Chinese
How Does Your Garden Grow | Spanish | Chinese
Gardening with Less Water | Spanish | Chinese
What Makes a Building Green | Spanish | Chinese

Talking Toxics
Poisons on our Planet | Spanish | Chinese
Biological Magnification | Spanish | Chinese
Those Pesky Pests! | Spanish | Chinese
Keep the Bugs Away (IPM) | Spanish | Chinese
Are Your Cosmetics Safe? | Spanish | Chinese
The Problem with Mercury | Spanish | Chinese

Our Water
The River of Life | Spanish | Chinese
The Pacific Garbage Patch | Spanish | Chinese

Our Air
Air Pollution | Spanish | Chinese
What is Global Warming | Spanish | Chinese


Comprehension Questions

SF Environment's reading comprehension questions are designed to help your students review and reflect on what they read in our student fact sheets.

All comprehension questions are in pdf format. 

Animals
San Francisco's Endangered Wildlife
The Power of Pollinators

Saving Resources
What are Natural Resources
The Dirt on Composting
Composting with the FBI
Energy - Our Powerful Future
Trees Please!

Healthy Cities
History of San Francisco's Food
What Makes a Building Green
Our Urban Forest
Fresh Food for Everybody
Local Food is Good Food
What is Environmental Justice
How Does Your Garden Grow
Gardening with Less Water

Talking Toxics
Poisons on our Planet
Biological Magnification
Those Pesky Pests!
Keep the Bugs Away (IPM)
Are Your Cosmetics Safe?
The Problem with Mercury

Our Water
The River of Life

Our Air
Air Pollution
What is Global Warming