Radon and Radiation in Schools (K-12)

  1. IEMA School Screening Program
  2. Environmental Protection Agency – Radon in Schools
  3. Environmental Protection Agency – Radioactive Material in Science Classrooms
  4. Environmental Protection Agency – RadTown
    1. RadTown Classroom Materials: Radiation Protection
      1. RadTown Radiation Protection: Teacher Information
      2. RadTown Radiation Protection: Vocabulary Activities
      3. RadTown Radiation Protection Activity 1: History of Radiation Protection
      4. RadTown Radiation Protection Activity 2: Time, Distance and Shielding
      5. RadTown Radiation Protection Activity 3: Radiation Warning and Protection Equipment
      6. RadTown Radiation Protection Activity 4: Buildings as Shielding
      7. RadTown Radiation Protection Activity 5: A Career in Radiation Protection
      8. RadTown Radiation Protection Activity 6: Impact of Radiological Emergencies
      9. RadTown Radiation Protection Activity 7: Benefits of Radiation
    2. RadTown Classroom Materials: The Radioactive Atom
      1. RadTown Radioactive Atom: Teacher Information
      2. RadTown Radioactive Atom: Vocabulary Activities
      3. RadTown Radioactive Atom Activity 1: Atomic Discoveries
      4. RadTown Radioactive Atom Activity 2: Atomic Math and Shorthand
      5. RadTown Radioactive Atom Activity 3: Strong Nuclear Forces
      6. RadTown Radioactive Atom Activity 4: Atomic Stability
      7. RadTown Radioactive Atom Activity 5: Half-Life
      8. RadTown Radioactive Atom Activity 6: Radioactive Decay Chain
    3. RadTown Classroom Materials: Radiation Exposure
      1. RadTown Radiation Exposure: Teacher Information
      2. RadTown Radiation Exposure Vocabulary Activities
      3. RadTown Radiation Exposure Activity 1: Types of Radiation
      4. RadTown Radiation Exposure Activity 2: Sources of Annual Radiation Exposure
      5. RadTown Radiation Exposure Activity 3: Penetrating Powers of Ionizing Radiation
      6. RadTown Radiation Exposure Activity 4: Exposure Pathways
      7. RadTown Radiation Exposure Activity 5: Radiation Health Effects
      8. RadTown Radiation Exposure Activity 6: Acute versus Chronic Exposure
    4. RadTown Classroom Materials: Radon
      1. RadTown Radon: Teacher Information
      2. RadTown Radon: Vocabulary Activities
      3. RadTown Radon Activity 1: Ground Up
      4. RadTown Radon Activity 2: Radon Vacuum
      5. RadTown Radon Activity 3: Indoor Radon Levels
      6. RadTown Radon Activity 4: The Half-Life of Radon
    5. RadTown Classroom Materials: Uranium
      1. RadTown Uranium: Teacher Information
      2. RadTown Uranium: Vocabulary Activities
      3. RadTown Uranium Activity 1: Uranium, Radium and Radon
      4. RadTown Uranium Activity 2: Radiation and Uranium Myths and Facts
      5. RadTown Uranium Activity 3: Uranium Ore Sources in the U.S.
      6. RadTown Uranium Activity 4: Uranium Mining Methods
      7. RadTown Uranium Activity 5: Radiation Contamination and Exposure
      8. RadTown Uranium Activity 6: Radiation Cleanup and Advocacy Objectives