Making a Cloud
The Great Growing Water Drop
Catching Condensation on a Cup
Wee Watershed
Puddle Hunters
The Water Cycle Walk
Absorb or Run Off?
Water Cycle Garden
Float or Sink?
Discovering Dissolving
Oil and Water
Clean Water
Rain Gauges
Catch It If You Can!
Chapter 6: Air Is All Around Us
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Air Is Real
Air Is Everywhere
Bubbles! Using Air to Move Things
Air Traffic
Wind Ribbons
Simon Says South
Let’s Go Fly a Kite
Air Has Weight
Rocket Balloons
Paper Pinwheels
Scent Chase
Playing with Pollen
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Chapter 7: Weather, Climate,
and Energy
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Shadow Tracing
Taking the Temperature
Melting Ice
Color Connections
Colorful Puddles
Cloudy Days
Raindrop Rainbows
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Make a Compass
Circle of Energy
Lightbulb Treasure Hunt
Energy Everywhere
Chapter 8: Indoor Environments
and Children’s Health
Muddy Me
Hand Washing Is Beautiful
Sharing Germs
Laundry Day
Soap Sculpture
Soap Making
Make Bubble Bath
Make Cleaning Spray
Cleaning Station
Mitten Wash
Floor Cleaning Boogie
Puppets from Pictures
Sunny Days, Sunny Skin
Chapter 9: Greening Your Program
Host Spring and Fall Cleanups
Reduce Food Waste
Encourage Reuse
Encourage Reuse at Home
Start an E-Newsletter
Encourage Organic
Explore Local CSAs
Start Your Own Garden
Manage Rainwater at Your Site
Encourage Water Conservation at Home
Host a Community Shoreline Cleanup
Celebrate Wind!
Establish a No-Idle Zone
Lower Your Energy Use
Host a Bike- or Walk-to-School Week
Switch to Nontoxic Cleaners and
Personal Care Products
Share Information with Families
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