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Supporting environmental education in the classroom.

Our teaching materials support California State Standards. "I have been looking at websites of organizations that do environmental education, and SF Environment tops them all." -Paul R., 4th Grade Teacher

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San Francisco is known for landmarks like the Golden Gate Bridge, Coit Tower, and Alcatraz. Few...
樹木不僅是美麗的植物﹐它們也是許多動物的家園!
Los árboles no solo son plantas hermosas, ¡también albergan a muchas criaturas!
Learn what to feed worms in a compost bin.

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Set up a worm bin, and learn how worms help the process of decomposition and making compost.
Analyze packaging of everyday items, and learn how to reduce waste.
Identify healthy foods by comparing whole foods with junk foods.
Learn the importance of eating fruits and vegetables.
Trace everyday objects back to the natural resources from which they were made.
Learn how the sun's heat can be harnessed to cook food, and then construct a solar cooker.
Play a game to learn what materials can and cannot be composted.
Conduct a simple experiment to learn what kinds of things decompose.
Learn how toxic chemicals concentrate at the top of the food chain through biological magnification.

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