Section 2: The Distinctive Touch

Why Clean?

Success Indicator: You will be able to understand how cleaning can help people stay healthy and safe.
Life Skills Practiced: Healthy lifestyle choices and disease prevention.
Project Skills Practiced: Learning why cleaning is important.

Helper's Guide to Section 2: The Distinctive TouchBasket of Cleaning Supplies

Activity 1: Corner Critters

Use the EPA Asthma Home Environment Checklist (260 KB PDF) to investigate more reasons to keep your home clean. Identifying Moisture and Mold Sources in Houses (G1832) (736 KB PDF). This checklist is a tool to help evaluate an existing home for moisture problems and sources.

Activity 2: Go Surf

Find out more about asthma triggers in the home.

Helper's Guide to Section 2: The Distinctive Touch