Get your middle schooler involved in this cool energy contest (photo: www.wecanchange.com)
Want to get your kids involved in the energy challenge (you have to be over 18 to enter the X PRIZE What's Your Crazy Green Idea challenge)??
Siemens has the answer. Check out their Agents of Change contest. Siemens has partnered with the Discovery Channel to offer a slew of interesting prizes for the winners. Its a GREAT site (complete with "green" action heroes). The Agents of Change contest...
challenges you and your team [of 6th-8th graders] to choose an environmental issue in your own community that you care about; to learn all you can about it; and to design and act on a solution that will make it better. You will be encouraged to use your creativity and all you know about science to create real-world changes. You’ll also help other students across the nation improve their communities by sharing your results.