Air Quality Index for Kids Teacher's Reference Page

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The Air Quality Index Kid's Web site is intended for children between the ages of 7-10.

Teacher's Reference (600KB, 15 pp., PDF) - A printable version of the Air Quality Index Kid's Web site, which includes links to additional air quality information.

Air Quality Index - A Guide to Air Quality and Your Health (PDF, 12pp., 629KB) - This booklet explains EPA's Air Quality Index (AQI) and the health effects of major air pollutants. August 2009.

Air Quality Index Games

  • Online - Play the Air Quality Game Show or the AQI Color Game online.
  • Print Version - Printable versions of the "AQI Game Show" and "AQI Color Game" which can be used as a quiz.

AQI Posters - Download posters you can print for your classroom.

Select and download individual posters.

Air Quality Links

Other Kids Sites from the EPA

Other Kids Sites