Posts Tagged ‘educational resources’

Educational Website Lingo Likes: Earth Rangers

Earth is the only place we have to live, so the need to protect it should be evident. In order to do that, we must recognize our own everyday actions that contribute to the collective impact on the ecosystem.  That’s why the educational website Lingo likes this week is Earth Rangers.  Here’s more about them from their website: Picture every…

Educational Websites Lingo Likes: What’s it like where you live?

Children are always eager to discover new environments and ecosystems.  Educational websites like “What’s it like where you live?” answer that question in a fun and informative way.  Here’s more about them from their website: The MBGnet project began in the mid-nineties as a collaboration between the Missouri Botanical Garden and the Evergreen Project. Together we created a series of…

Environmental Education Websites Lingo Likes: EekoWorld

“We owe it to ourselves and to the next generation to conserve the environment so that we can bequeath our children a sustainable world that benefits all.” – Wangari Maathai     Our children will inherit the environment we’ve created.  Therefore, it’s important for them to realize their own role in how every day decisions impact the environment for generations…

Lingo Likes: HippoCampus

Quality educational resources can be hard to find.  Luckily, Lingo flies all over the internet to find the best sites for kids and educators alike to conquer this challenge. That’s why the site Lingo likes this week is HippoCampus.  Here’s more about them from their website: “HippoCampus is a project of the Monterey Institute for Technology and Education (MITE). The goal…

Lingo Likes: Vittana

Poverty is a major obstacle for children who want a chance to get a good education.  Estimates are that half of the world’s children live in poverty and lack basic educational resources. A bright spot in this otherwise gloomy situation is micro-funding, which has become a popular method for addressing some of the developing world’s problems.  Now children are getting…