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Environmental Science

This reading gives a simple explanation of the water cycle. 

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This storybook introduces students to the colours of a rainbow.

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This reading explores clouds.

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This resource describes the fuel, ethanol, how it is produced and how it is used.

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This resource describes some of the science and technology which goes into predicting the weather.

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This resource briefly describes water, where it is found and some of its many uses.

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This resource briefly describes renewable and nonrenewable energy sources.

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This resources describes the four layers of Earth's atmosphere.

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This resource discusses some of the similarities and differences between whales and fish.

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In this activity, students must calculate, based on percentages given, the ML of each type of water if the total amount of Earth’s water (100%) is equal to 1,000 ML.

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"Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel." ~ Socrates
"If your tree brings the fruit of knowledge / it shall bring the sky down to the earth” - Nasir Khusraw (1004 – 1088 AD)
The great aim of education is not knowledge but action. -- Herbert Spencer
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave. -- Hadith
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires. ― William Arthur Ward
Asking good questions is half of learning. -- Sufi saying
Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well. ― Aristotle
Enlightenment must come little by little-otherwise it would overwhelm. -- Idries Shah
We were scared. But school was where we wanted to be. -- Shabana Basij-Rasikh, Afghan education activist
Seeking knowledge is obligatory upon every Muslim, male and female. -- Hadith
Education is a living treasure for all humankind. ~ Ehsan Ullah, Founder, Kandahar Institute of Modern Studies
I have always imagined that paradise will be a kind of library. ~ Jorge Luis Borges
A teacher is a candle that burns to enlighten others. ~ Afghan proverb
There is a path to the top of the highest mountain. ~ Afghan proverb
Drop by drop a river is made. ~ Afghan proverb
We should all attempt to acquire as much knowledge as possible in order that we may render our services to society in the manner of the women of early Islam. -- Queen Soraya of Afghanistan, 1926
If you learn even one word more than yesterday, you will be totally a different person.