Have fun learning how to design your space while being kind to the environment!
|Say It with Style||If Only I Could Have||Everyone Walks Between Me and TV||What a Deal||Would It Be Wood?||Finish It with Fabric||Stash My Stuff||Taking Care of Things||Why Clean?|
|Finishing the Look||Showcasing Your Favorites||Lights On||A Little Privacy, Please||Ideas for Accessories|
|Energy to Burn?||Energy to Save||Use Natural Resources Wisely||Down the Drain||The Sunny Side||The Windy Side of Energy||Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rethink||Our Global Footprint|
Success Indicator: You will understand how home and our activities in our homes impact the environment.
Life Skills Practiced: Wise use of resources, critical thinking
Project Skills Practiced: Identifying ways to use natural resources wisely.
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Find out more about what scientists think may be causing the climate change. Here are some places to start:
- U.S. National Center for Atmospheric Research in Colorado (NCAR) - Search for "Climate Change."
- NCAR Kid's Crossing: Earth and Atmospheric Science Fun.
- U.S. Department of Energy - Search for climate and warming.
- NCAR Climate Research: Our Climate Now - The Greenhouse Effect & Global Warming - Find more information on how scientists are working together throughout the world.