University of Illinois Extension
Environmental Awareness: Knowing Your World

About This Site

This site was developed by Duane Friend, Extension Educator, Natural Resources and Nicholas Smith-Sebasto, former U of I Extension Specialist, Environmental Education.

Knowing Your World was designed for 4th and 5th grade levels as a teacher/student supplement to textbook materials. It can also be helpful in using with Earth Day/Arbor Day celebrations or outdoor conservation events.

For more information, contact:

Duane Friend
Extension Educator, Energy and Environmental Stewardship
Phone: 217-243-7424


En Español

Water Rich Water Poor Natural Resources - Can We Use Them Forever? Energy and Ecosystems - Use Some, Lose Some Acid Precipitation - Are Things Getting Better? Global Warming Nature's Response

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