Classrooms

The Yolo-Solano AQMD has an expansive public outreach program. Clean Air Classrooms is our education effort for K-12 students. The program includes our calendar contest in addition to classroom visits and presentations.

To request a class presentation or District participation in a school event, contact Stephanie Holliday at (530) 757-3657.

Clean Air Calendar Contest – Now Closed

The Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District solicitation for student artwork for the 2022 Clean Air Calendar ended on October 1st. This years theme is You’re the Key to a Clean Air Future!

We look forward to announcing the winners once they are selected!

For any questions, please contact the District Office at (530) 757-3650 or email sholliday@ysaqmd.org.  We look forward to seeing your colorful works of art!

Teacher Resources

Lesson Plans

The EEI has lesson plans, teaching units, and other resources that help blend the environment into the teaching of the traditional academic subjects of science, history, and English language arts. https://www.californiaeei.org/

US EPA, Environmental Education – https://www.epa.gov/education

US EPA, Learning and Teaching About the Environment – https://www.epa.gov/students

US EPA, Teacher Order Forms for EPA Environmental Materials – https://www.epa.gov/nscep/teacher-order-forms-epa-environmental-materials

US EPA, Lesson Plans, Teacher Guides and Online Environmental Resources for Educators – https://www.epa.gov/students/lesson-plans-teacher-guides-and-online-environmental-resources-educators

 Activities

Earth Day Bingo
https://www.baaqmd.gov/~/media/files/communications-and-outreach/earth-day-materials/earth-day-bingo-cards-1_5_final-pdf.pdf?la=en

Earth Day Jeopardy
https://www.baaqmd.gov/~/media/files/communications-and-outreach/earth-day-materials/earth-day-jeopardy_2020-pdf.pdf?la=en

Videos

Online Video: “A Breath of Air: What Pollution is Doing to Our children” –

Online Video: “With Every Breath: Health Effects of Smog” –