Free Educational Resources and Activities 

For each title of Eco Kids Planet, starting with issue 11.

Maginificent Minibeasts

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In this resources pack:

  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Famous Insects Quiz
  • Eco Kids Quiz Planet
  • Poster: Praying Mantis
  • Science Project: Minibeast Slime
  • Colouring Page: Dragonfly
  • Design: Butterfly Symmetry
  • Poster: Peacock Butterfly
  • Insect Maze
  • Answers

The Earth in the Universe

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In this resources pack:

  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Space Maze
  • Quiz Planet
  • Migration Maps Activity
  • Science Project: Sun Balloon Burst
  • Spot the Difference
  • Space Wordsearch
  • Poster: The Eagle Nebula
  • Truth or Scare? Quiz
  • Answers

Amazing Animal Migration

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In this resources pack:

  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Quiz Planet
  • Challenge: The Eel Life Cycle
  • Migration Maps Activity
  • Quiz: Which Flying Migrator Are You?
  • Poster: Bar-Tailed Godwit in Flight
  • Poster: The Greatest Wildlife Show on Earth
  • Project: Painting Nature Pebbles
  • A Very Fishy Quiz
  • Answers

The Deep Sea

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In this resources pack:

  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Quiz Planet
  • Deep-sea Adaptation Cards
  • Colouring: Anglerfish
  • Poster: Cockatoo Squid
  • Graphic: Highest and Deepest Points on Earth
  • Science Project: Water Pressure at Depth
  • A Very Fishy Quiz
  • Answers

The Mighty Mekong

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In this resources pack:

  • The Mekong River: Map and Fact File
  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Quiz Planet
  • Dam Label Challenge
  • Colouring: Freshwater Fish
  • Poster: Red-shanked Douc Langur
  • Project: Make Your Own Paper Stingray
  • Answers

Zoos

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In this resources pack:

  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Quiz Planet
  • Eco Kids Debate: Should Zoos Exist?
  • Zoo Success Stories
  • Colouring by Numbers: Giraffe
  • Colouring Page: Lemur
  • Poster: Hyacinth Macaw
  • Project: Hedgehog Biscuits
  • Answers

Spectacular Plants

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In this resources pack:

  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Quiz Planet
  • Project: Tree Investigation
  • Tree Leaf ID Guide
  • Minibeast ID Guide
  • Poster: Cool Facts about Plants
  • Flower Diagram Quiz
  • Answers

The Japanese Archipelago

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In this resources pack:

  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Quiz Planet
  • Design Challange: Pokémon Creator
  • Sea Eagle Poster
  • Japanese Macaque Poster
  • Red-Crowned Crane Poster
  • Pine Cone Bird Feeder
  • Japanese Macaque Colouring Page
  • Answers

Green Magic

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In this resources pack:

  • Glossary
  • Quiz Planet
  • Giant Panda: Watch me Grow
  • Giant Panda Poster
  • Red Kite Poster
  • Green Roof Design Challenge
  • Panda Power
  • Pangolin Colouring Page
  • Answers

Greenland, Land of Melting Ice

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In this resources pack:

  • Glossary
  • Quiz Planet
  • Arctic Food Corner
  • World Wildlife Day Poster
  • Nature Project: Ice Decorations
  • Iceberg Mathematics
  • Design Your Own Iceberg
  • Polar Bear Colouring Page
  • Answers

Peru, The Headwaters of the Amazon

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In this resources pack:

  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Eco Kids Quiz Planet
  • Find the Difference
  • Map Activity
  • Amazon Colouring Page
  • Polar Bear Week Infographic
  • Butterfly and Turtles Poster
  • Answers

Natural Disasters

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In this resources pack:

  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Nature Project: Bonfire Art
  • Science Experiment: Tornado in a Bottle
  • Bat Colouring Page
  • World Sloth Day Poster
  • Tardigrade Poster
  • Eco Kids Quiz Planet
  • Answers

The Sumatran Jungle

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In this resources pack:

  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Eco Kids Quiz Planet
  • Colouring Activity: Jungle Animals
  • Colouring Activity: Orang-utan
  • Spot the Difference
  • World Rhino Day Poster
  • Science Experiment: Cloud in a Jar
  • Answers

Africa's Giants

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In this resources pack:

  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Eco Kids Quiz Planet
  • Colouring Activity: Giraffe
  • Spot the Difference
  • Animal Zigzag Wordsearch
  • Shark Awareness Day Poster
  • Science Experiment: Build a Solar Oven
  • Nature Project: Mud Faces
  • Big Wild Sleepout
  • Answers

The Great Barrier Reef

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In this resources pack:

  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Eco Kids Quiz Planet
  • Colouring Activity: School of Fish
  • Spot the Difference
  • World Oceans Day Poster
  • Green Magic Challenge
  • My Carboon Footprint
  • Answers

The Mississippi River

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In this resources pack:

  • The Mississippi River: Map Activity
  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Eco Kids Quiz Planet
  • A Trio of Nature Projects
  • Colouring Activity: Bald Eagle
  • Spot the Difference
  • Answers

The Sahara Desert

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In this resources pack:

  • Sahara Desert: Map Activity
  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Eco Kids Quiz Planet
  • Nature Project: Minibeasts hotel
  • Arts & Crafts: Make a Spinosaurus
  • Spot the Difference
  • Answers

Tibet: Roof of the World

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In this resources pack:

  • Tibetan Plateau: Map Activity
  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Eco Kids Quiz Planet
  • Science Experiment: Melting Ice
  • Nature Project: Early Butterflies
  • Poster: International Day of Forests
  • Spot the Difference
  • Answers

The Island of New Guinea

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In this resources pack:

  • Map Activity: Where is New Guinea?
  • New Guinea Big Quiz
  • Fruit Frenzy Activity
  • New Guinea Wordsearch
  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Colouring activity: Butterfly
  • Butterfly puzzle
  • Answers

Lake Baikal, the Ancient Gem of Siberia

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In this resources pack:

  • Map Activity: Where is Lake Baikal?
  • Lake Baikal's Food Chain
  • Lake Baikal Big Quiz
  • Crossword
  • Glossary
  • The Big Garden Birdwatch
  • 10 Top Garden Birds – Spotter's Guide
  • Spot the Difference
  • Answers

The Mystery Ice Age

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In this resources pack:

  • Map Activity: Where is Doggerland
  • Crossword
  • Fossil Frenzy
  • Glossary
  • Colouring: Mastodon
  • Winter Activity
  • December Competition
  • Winter Scavenger Hunt
  • Answers to puzzles

The Persian Gulf: Bahrain

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In this resources pack:

  • Bahrain: Map Activity
  • Glossary
  • How Crude Oil is Formed
  • Timeline of Oil Usage
  • The Petroleum Tree Activity
  • Fun Mazes and Puzzles
  • Science Experiment: Garden in a Bottle
  • Colouring Activity
  • Answers

Spooky Science

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In this resources pack:

  • Glossary
  • Spooky Science Crossword
  • Colouring: Tarantula
  • Bat Swarm Décor
  • Amy’s Slime Laboratory
  • Ghostly Games and Pumpkin Puzzles
  • Answers

Pantanal: Wetland Wonderland

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In this resources pack:

  • Pantanal: Map Activity
  • Glossary
  • Pantanal Painting
  • How to Draw a Crocodile
  • Pantanal Puzzle Time
  • Picture Wordsearch
  • Spot the Difference
  • Answers

The Amazing Oceans

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In this resources pack:

  • The Amazing Oceans: Map and Fact File
  • Sawfish: Infographic
  • Colouring Activity: Bottleneck Dolphin
  • Glossary
  • Nature Project: Rock-pooling
  • Riddles of the Sea
  • Fishy Fun
  • Answers

Australia: Sandy-Tanami Deserts

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In this resources pack:

  • The Great Sandy-Tanami Deserts: Map and Fact File
  • Spot the Difference
  • Nature Project: Make Your Own Pond
  • Colouring Activity
  • Who Am I? Study the Footprints…
  • Glossary
  • Australian Desert Food Web
  • Crossword
  • Answers

THE GREAT RIFT LAKES OF AFRICA

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In this resources pack:

  • African Rift Lakes: Map and Fact File
  • Spot the Difference
  • Colouring activity
  • Rift Lakes of Africa Puzzle
  • Nature Project: Make a Raft
  • Water Wordsearch
  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Answers

THE GALÁPAGOS ISLANDS

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In this resources pack:

  • The Galápagos Islands: Map and Fact File
  • Evolution of a Whale – Infographic
  • Galápagos Quiz
  • Nature Diary: Blooming Catkins
  • Spring Wordsearch
  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Crossword
  • Answers

The Heart of Borneo

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In this resources pack:

  • Borneo: Map and Fact File
  • Colouring Activity
  • Rainforest Puzzle
  • Nature Diary: British Butterflies
  • Butterfly Puzzle Fun
  • Glossary
  • Glossary Sentences
  • Crossword
  • Answers

Secrets of the Carribean Sea

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In this resources pack:

  • The Caribbean Sea: Map and Fact File
  • Turtles: Come out of Your Shell – Infographic
  • Know Your Sea Turtles Quiz
  • Orchid Mania Quiz
  • Underwater puzzles
  • Glossary
  • Nature Diary – February
  • Answers

THE EASTERN HIMALAYAS

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In this resources pack:

  • South Asia: Name That Country
  • Earthquakes: Fill in the Missing Words
  • Colouring Activity: Snow Leopard
  • Test your Knowledge: Crossword & Quiz
  • Infographic: Mount Everest
  • Glossary
  • Answers