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Environmental Education ToolKit

Featured Projects:

Exploring Urban Integrated Pest Management
Pests, like all animals, have specific needs for survival. In May I Take Your Order?, students use their knowledge of needs such as food, water shelter, air and space to create the perfect dining experience for pests.

Plant A Pizza
Courtesy of MAEF
Intgrated Pest Management and project

Bay Wise, Bay Beautiful
Courtesy of MAEF

Pest World for Kids

NASA's Ozone Bioindicator Garden

POWERUP- the Game

Nab the Aquatic Invaders
A game for upper elementary/ middle school students on invasive species in the Atlantic.

In Focus
Environmental Education
The purpose of Maryland's Environmental Education program is to enable students to make decisions and take actions that create and maintain an optimal relationship between themselves and the environment.







Contact Information
Gary Hedges, Division of Instruction Science Specialist
Maryland State Department of Education
200 West Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone:  410-767-0323
Fax:  410-333-1146
Email:  ghedges@msde.state.md.us
LeeAnn Hutchison, Maryland Eastern Shore Environmental Education Specialist
Maryland State Department of Education
c/o NOAA Chesapeake Bay Office
Cooperative Oxford Lab
904 S. Morris Street
Oxford, MD 21654-1323
Phone:  410-226-5193
Fax:  410-226-5925
Email:  lhutchison@msde.state.md.us
 Environmental Education ToolKit
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
 Maryland State Environmental Literacy Curriculum
Maryland State Environmental Literacy Curriculum (Draft)
 Environmental Literacy Curricular Infusion By Grade-bands
Environmental Literacy Curricular Infusion By Grade-bands
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