Green Home Guide roundup: Kid-friendly green resources
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Getting children involved in green living and enthusiastic about saving energy and resources is easy, when you make it fun. This week, we've rounded up several articles that share resources for families.
- In "Home Energy Conservation for Kids," HomeAdvisor shares an abundant link-list of further resources for teaching your kids about saving energy, as well as activities and games that can make it enjoyable for them.
PBS Kids has a kid-friendly definition on its youth website. "Green Living: The Meaning of Greening" also shares quotes from other young people, journal prompts, recycling tips and games.
- Does your child need a cool idea for a science or design fair project? Classroom has a step-by-step guide to researching and building a model eco-friendly home with green features.