As part of the Manchaug Pond Foundation’s goals of educating learners of all ages and to compliment our DISCOVER MANCHAUG POND! Junior Environmental Toolbox, we offer a list of added resources, websites, and consumables.
Websites for Educators & Students: Lesson plans, activities, and ideas.
Aquatic WILD uses the same simple format as of Project WILD activities and professional training workshops but with the emphasis on aquatic wildlife and aquatic ecology. Aquatic Wild
Learning to Give - Watershed Lesson
For Grades 3, 4, and 5 help learners to understand the importance of watersheds and ways in which pollution occurs. Watershed Lesson
Project Wet develops water education resources, organizes events, manages a worldwide network of local implementing partners and advocates for the role of water education in solving the world’s most pressing water issues. Project WET
Project WILD is a wildlife focused conservation education program for K-12 educators and their students. Project WILD
National Geographic - Watershed Lesson
This collection contains a selection of content from NG Education about watersheds. Use search to find more. Watershed Lesson
Environmental Protection Agency
An array of environmental and science based lesson plans, activities and ideas from the EPA, other federal agencies and external organizations. Just click on WATER. EPA
St. Joseph River Watershed Education Link List
A list of links to sites across North America on topics from stormwater to riparian restoration to “The Stream Keeper” video. Links to check out.
Trout in the Classroom
Trout in the Classroom (TIC) is an environmental education program in which students in grades k-12 . . . raise trout from eggs to fry; monitor tank water quality; engage in stream habitat study; learn to appreciate water resources; begin to foster a conservation ethic; grow to understand ecosystems. Trout in the Classroom
U. S. Forest Service
Resources for kids, parents and educators from Smokey Bear and Woodsey Owl to coloring pages and photos on trees, insects, wildflowers and more. Just for Kids
United States Power Squadrons - Mastering Marlinespike
Knots, splices, hitches, bends and more! Start with the bowline and progress to the monkey fist, cockcombing and splicing. Clear and simple directions and diagrams. Learn the ropes!
Home Advisor - Water Conservation Throught the Home
Water Conservation throughout the home. Recommended by a student named Taylor as a great resource for teachers and kids! Water Conservation 101 Link List
N.Y. Department of Environmental Conservation
Water Conservation makes good sense: indoors, outdoors and on the job!! Here's a list and links for you!
I FISH NY Lesson plans on everything from web cycles to identification to dissections. Links galore!
Consumables for your learners! PDF’s of activities, booklets, and worksheets for use at home or in the classroom.
Asian Longhorn Beetle
Clean Water Ranger Activity Book
Clean Water Rangers Coloring Book
Clean Water Rangers Watershed Adventures
Manchaug Pond Care Guide
Stormwater Crossword Puzzle
Stream Insects & Crustaceans
More Stream Insects & Crustaceans
Water Cycle Poster
Water Cycle Poster - Children's
Wild Times: Manchaug Pond Watershed
Wood Duck Nestbox
This project has been financed with Federal Funds from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (the Department) under an s.319 competitive grant. The contents do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the EPA or of the Department, nor does the mention of trade names or commercial products constitute endorsement or recommendation for use.