Games

Welcome to our Games and Activities page. We've featured links to educational resources for teachers and students to learn about air pollution, its causes and solutions.

Save Planet Polluto CD-ROM and Website

Save Planet Polluto is a free, interactive CD-ROM adventure created to teach children about air pollution and its impacts on their lives. Through a variety of challenging games with fun, memorable characters, children will learn:

  • Air quality terms
  • Air Quality Index (AQI)
  • Health effects of air pollution
  • How to maintain a car's engine
  • How to make healthy land use and transportation choices
  • How ground-level ozone and particulate matter are formed

Play online games and order your own free copy of the award-winning CD-ROM adventure.

Smog City

SmogCity2.com shows kids how transportation choices, environmental factors and land use affect air pollution levels.

The player controls weather, traffic conditions, industry growth, use of consumer products and population. The results show children how pollution increases or decreases and how health is affected depending on their choices. The power to control pollution is in your hands!

Climate Kids

Climate Kids NASA's Eyes on the Earth

This fun, game-filled site is produced by the Earth Science Communications Team at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory/California Institute of Technology.

AIRNow Site for Students

The Know Zone

Learn all about smog.
Go to the Know Zone!

Air Pollution: What's the Solution?

Use real-time, online air quality data to discover the science behind the causes and effects of ground-level ozone. It's an educational project for students grades 6-12 that includes teacher resources.

Acid Rain

Learn all about acid rain while having fun putting your knowledge to use with these exciting games!

South Coast Air Quality Kids Activity Book

Join The Adventures of A.Q. and M. Dee as they solve the "Case of the Gasping Breath" in their fun-filled activity book.
 
The South Coast AQMD is the air pollution control agency for all of Orange County and the urban portions of Los Angeles, Riverside and San Bernardino counties.