teachers page


• Get teacher resources and lesson plans from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

• Check out a variety of educational materials available from the Illinois EPA.

• Apply for a small grant for water-related education from the Illinois EPA’s Lake Education Assistance Program (LEAP).

• The U.S. Geological Survey’s Education Resources page includes an assortment of activities in the Water Science School,, tons of maps, water educational videos, and more.

• Check out the abundant educational resources from the Michigan Water Stewardship Program, including lesson plans, presentations, and water-related videos.

• Classroom lessons from the Greatest of the Great Lakes program and water quality fact​ sheets are available from the Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant.

• The North American Association for Environmental Education provides a variety of water resources for teachers.