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Child with globe of the Earth This section includes resources to help teachers and educate students (grades 2-12) about the Superfund Program. It includes several activities, environmental cleanup videos, and a participatory program in which classrooms collect weather data for EPA.

Environmental Education Video Program Exit Disclaimer - The Environmental Response Team Video (ERTV) education program offers eight video-based modules to teachers of high school and college biology and environmental science. The FREE videos highlight real-world environmental clean-up efforts.

HAZ-ED - Classroom Activities for Understanding Hazardous Waste - HAZED is designed to help students develop skills in critical thinking, problem solving, and decision making. Hazed can be used as part of a larger curriculum, as special stand-alone activities, or on an occasional basis to teach students about hazardous waste issues. The education materials were developed to focus on 7th through 12th grade students.

NEW! Waste Site Activity - Visit an interactive Superfund hazardous waste site activity to learn about four different types of hazardous waste and how to clean them up.

Spring Classroom Activities for Grades 3-6 - Science activities for elementary school teachers.

Summer Classroom Activities for Grades 2-6 - Science activities for elementary school teachers.

Fall Classroom Activities for Grades K-6 - Science activities for elementary school teachers.

Winter Classroom Activities for Grades 2-6 - Science activities for elementary school teachers.

Scavenger Hunt - An activity in which students search through the Superfund website for information.

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