Healthy  Kids, Healthy Environment

Student Curriculum Now Available!

EPA's Office of Children's Health Protection is pleased to announce the launch of
"Student Curriculum: Recipes for Healthy Kids and a Healthy Environment."
This nine-lesson program is designed to encourage kids to actively explore the
environments in which they live and play. Each 45-minute lesson empowers kids to
take steps in their everyday lives to improve the environment for their community
and to reduce their environmental risk.
 Easy-to-use lesson plans for ages 9 to 13
 Hands-on activities for both indoors and outside
 Downloadable posters and visual cards
 Materials for kids to take home
 Ideal for after-school programs and clubs
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Children's Health Protection
              July 2013
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Student Curriculum:
Recipes for Healthy Kids and a Healthy Environment
Kids Building a Safer and Healthier Community
 Lesson 1: Environmental Health 101
 Lesson 2: Pesky Pests and Household Hazards
 Lesson 3: Breathing Easy: Keeping the Inside of Our Homes Healthy and Clean
 Lesson 4: Be Sun Smart
 Lesson 5: Climate Change and You
 Lesson 6: Keeping All of Our Waterways Clean
 Lesson 7: Healthy Water Inside
 Lesson 8: Sustainable Eating, Healthy Foods, and Community Gardens
 Lesson 9: All Together Now—Air, Water, Food, and Shelter
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