Explore resources for students, teachers, community groups, museum educators and parents.
With companion educational resources, Journey to Planet Earth can transport young people on a trip around the globe to explore the environment from a global perspective and to find solutions for their own communities. Resources for all educators at all levels.
for Planet Earth website at TryScience.org will lead
you on a voyage of discovery to evaluate environmental quality
near your home, school or science center. You’ll find
a variety of simple field activities you can do to learn
more about environmental issues in your community. You will
also be able to share your discoveries with us and learn
about what other communities have done. Read
The Programs provides more detailed
information for purchasing and
using the television series in educational settings. Find the
right video to use with specific teaching standards. You can
also enjoy our Photo
The Journey to Planet Earth Action Kit explores
the issues raised in the television series through hands-on activities
for middle school students in and out of the classroom.
Journey to Planet Earth Clubs exist
in communities all over the country. Find a club near you or
learn how to start your own with free materials from Journey
to Planet Earth.
Teachers Guides developed for
the classroom provide numerous activities and lessons to use
with the television series. For students in middle school through
The After-School "Sustainable Agriculture" brochure,
developed by the National 4-H and South Carolina ETV, is designed for use
in after-school programs, local Boys and Girls Club programs, 4-H or Future
Farmers of America programs, or with similar groups.
Internet Resources provide a list of environmental
sites, organizations and agencies to further explore the issues raised in Journey
to Planet Earth.