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Educational Materials

For more information please contact Human Resources by email or at (864) 580-5691.

Online Resources
Interested in learning about water and wastewater online? Check out these interactive, kid-friendly Internet sites.

EPA Office of Water

EPA Office of WaterThe Kid's Stuff Page offers games and activities for not only students, but also for teachers and for classroom use. There are activities for students from K up to the 12th grade.

Test your WaterSense knowledge by moving the water-efficiency hero Hydro through water pipes and answer water-efficiency questions while avoiding water-wasting monsters such as Sogosaurus and Drainiac.

The Water Source Books contain 324 activities for grades K-12 divided into four sections: K-2, 3-5, 5-8, and 9-12. Each section is divided into five chapters: Introduction to Water, Drinking Water and Wastewater Treatment, Surface Water Resources, Ground Water Resources, and Wetlands and Coastal Waters.

Scholastic - The Magic School Bus

This Web site is designed to allow the use of Scholastic's The Magic School Bus as a supplement to curriculum. The Science Fun Activities build on children's interest in Scholastic's The Magic School Bus and offer lots of opportunities to engage them in hands-on learning. Each activity relates to one of Scholastic's The Magic School Bus television episodes; however, the episodes are not required to complete the activities in this section. The Games are a fun way to learn!

Educating Young People About Water

Educating Young People About Water (EYPAW) provides assistance for developing a community-based, youth water education program. These resources target youth and help build partnerships between educators and key community members to meet common water education goals. The EYPAW resources are full of ideas, checklists, references, partner lists, and community action educational materials.

Additional Links

Monroe County Water Authority Kids Water Fun Activities
Water Environment Federation Aqua Venturer: Waste Water Time Machine

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