Fred, the Fish (K-2nd)

Fred, THE FIsh

Recommended for K thru 4th

Ohio Learning Standards :

K.LS.1 / K.LS.2 / K.SS.7

1.SS.8 / 2.SS.7 / 2.SS.10

3.SS.6 / 3.SS.10 / 3.ESS.3

4.SS.12 / 4.ESS.2

Resource Guide

Interested in learning more about water pollution? This guide book recommendations, a nature activity,

Fred Resource Page_sm.pdf


Download this Worksheet where children can follow along and answer questions about Fred's journey!

Fred Worksheet .pdf

Hamilton County Public Library has consolidated all KCB's environmental literacy recommendations into one easily searchable list available at this OVERDRIVE LINK

book Recommendations

"10 Things I Can Do To Help the World" by Melanie Walsh | Reserve this book at the Cincinnati Public Library

"One World" by Michael Foreman (ages 3-5) | Reserve this book at CPL

"The Mess That We Made" by Michelle Lord (ages 5-7) |Reserve this book or download the ebook from CPL or find a recorded version on KCB's YouTube channel

"What a Waste: Trash, Recycling, and Protecting our Planet" by Jess French (ages 6-9) | Reserve this book at CPL

"World Without Fish" by Mark Kurlansky (ages 10-18) | Reserve this book or donwload the ebook

Short Videos

Freddy the Fish Teaches About Stormwater

A Whale's Tale

How We Can Keep Plastics Out of the Ocean | Nat Geo

Only Rain in the Storm Drain


Hamilton County Soil & Water Conservation District

HCSWCD offers classroom presentations & educator workshops.

The Mill Creek Alliance

MCA offers classroom programs, service learning opportunities and internships, find more information here.

Mill Creek Watershed Volunteer

Find out about opportunities for your classroom or family to participate in a cleanup event on the Mill Creek.