• Education Resources for Students and Teachers

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    Partners in environmental education

    Bellevue Utilities and its partners offer a number of resources that enrich the lives of Bellevue students. These resources help students become an active participant in their learning, as well as making for a healthier environment and community.

    To learn more, contact Erin Hislop, Conservation and Outreach Program Administrator, ehislop@bellevuewa.gov, 425-452-6197.


    NEW! Student activity guides for at-home learning

    Household Hazardous Waste and Safer Choices Activity Guides

    Learn how to keep your household safe with these at-home activity guides for grades 3-5 and 6-12 youth. Students will review how to identify safer household products, risks to look out for, and tips for poison-proofing their home and daily routines. Bellevue School District schools are eligible to receive interactive classroom workshops on this topic to help students stay safe and become savvy shoppers. Now students can engage in this topic at home too!

    Household Hazardous Waste grades 3-5 activity guide

    Printable and electronic fillable PDFs

    (Note: Fillable PDFs are designed for student computers, laptops, smartphones or tablets. For Apple devices, the free adobe Acrobat Reader app for iOS is required.

    Grades 3-5 Household Hazardous Waste and Safer Choices Activity Guide

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    Grades 6-12 Household Hazardous Waste and Safer Choices Activity Guide

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    Green Genius at Home Activity Guides

    Green Genius for grades 6-12 publication

    Make every day Earth Day! The City of Bellevue and Bellevue School District created Green Genius At Home activity guides for grades K-5 and 6-12 youth. Bellevue School District schools have Green Genius teams to help conserve natural resources. Now students can be a Green Genius at home too.

    Printable PDFs

    Grades K-5 Green Genius at Home Activity Guide
    Grades 6-12 Green Genius at Home Activity Guide
     

     


     

     


    4Rs for the Earth Activity Guides

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    Use these activity guides to learn how you can use the 4Rs – Rethink, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle – to protect the Earth! Youth learn how to properly sort waste, follow the path of trash, make positive choices to protect the planet, and tap into their creativity with simple reuse arts and crafts. Bellevue School District elementary schools are eligible to receive theatrical assemblies and interactive classroom workshops on this topic to help students make informed choices to protect our planet. Now students can implement the 4Rs at home too!

    Printable and electronic fillable PDFs

    Grades 1-2 4Rs for the Earth Activity Guide

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    Grades 3-5 4Rs for the Earth Activity Guide

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    Waste Reduction and Recycling at Home Activity Guides

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    Tweens and teens can rethink the ways they re-use, reduce, recycle, and compost at home! In this guide, youth take a conservation quiz and challenge, and learn to properly sort household waste. The City of Bellevue offers Bellevue schools water systems, ecosystems, and climate change classroom workshops. Now students can explore their own daily powerful choices and brainstorm with their family ways to generate less waste at home.

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    Grades 5-7 Waste Reduction and Recycling at Home Activity Guide

     

     

     

     


    Planet Protector Conservation Coloring Sheet

    Grades K-1 Planet Protectors conservation coloring sheet (print version)

    Mother Nature invites you to discover the 3 Rs - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle (and the super C-Compost), and become a super sorter! Join the planet protectors and color these conservation strategies. The City of Bellevue offers Bellevue schools a theatrical storytelling program where Mother Nature has just come from around the world and along the way, she noticed that humans are using a lot of stuff and creating a lot of garbage. She invites students to join her as planet protectors and help solve the problem. Now young students can continue this learning at home with this conservation coloring sheet.

    Printable PDF

    Grades K-1 Planet Protector Conservation Coloring Sheet