Resources for Your Class


Free Videos for Your Class

Videos for Your Class

Including multimedia in the classroom is a fantastic way to engage students in learning. Whether you are enhancing existing lessons about the environment, exposing students to new ideas, or inspiring your class, videos are a remarkable teaching tool. Check out our free videos for your next environmental lesson.

Free Videos

Interactive Activities for the Classroom

Student on Computer

Are you searching for fun, free resources to use in the classroom? The Take Care of Texas website offers a variety of interactive features that can engage students and teach them ways to take care of the environment! The resources can be used in a variety of settings—project them up on the whiteboard to use as a class activity, or have students explore individually and share what they’ve learned.

Engage Your Students

Ask Us Your Questions

Teacher in Classroom

Do you have questions about greening your classroom? Wondering how to get started with school recycling? Submit your questions to Take Care of Texas and we will try to answer them in future articles. Reminder: Take Care of Texas offers information relating to water, energy, air, and waste, so please limit your questions to these topics. We may not be able to address all questions.

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New Publications for Your Class

Free Publications for Your Class

Take Care of Texas offers a wide array of FREE publications that are great to use in the classroom. We recently released brand new publications—so be sure to check them out! Teachers can order printed materials for their class, school, or event. All of the materials are also available as PDFs, making them easy to project on your classroom whiteboard or print and copy for distribution. 

New Publications

Vote Today

Take Care of Texas Video Contest

It’s time to vote in the Take Care of Texas Video Contest! Your vote will help decide who will go on to the final round of judging. We think you’ll truly enjoy watching these funny and creative entries from 6th-12th graders all over Texas. Once you’ve voted, help spread the word and get others to join in the fun!

Enter the Art Contest

Kids Art Contest

The 4th annual Take Care of Texas Kids Art Contest is underway! This contest is a fun opportunity for K-5th grade students in Texas to learn about the environment. Sixteen studentsand one lucky teacherwill win a Samsung tablet or laptop, provided by Samsung Austin Semiconductor.