Juggling the Earth's Resources

Jay and Leslies Laughing Matters (Master Teaching Artists) (Lighton Prize) [ view artist bio ]

Juggling the Earth's Resources


 Earth Science comes to life in this hilarious and informative show. Leslie and Jay Cady of Laughing Matters use juggling balls as atoms and molecules to explain global warming, ozone depletion, and the carbon dioxide cycle. Audience volunteers help demonstrate the water cycle and the program concludes with a lively and humorous introduction to recycling. 


To schedule this program please contact us at 816-531-4022 or by email at booknow@kcya.org.


Grade Levels: K,1,2,3,4,5

Fees: $375 for 1 performance; $635 for 2 or more performances on the same day / The break between performances must not exceed 90 minutes to receive the reduced rate.

Maximum Audience Size: 250 students

Availability: Year-round

Program Length: 45 minutes

Location: At Your School

Teachers' Guide: Juggling The Earth's Resources TPG

Requirements: One 6' to 8' table. Teachers must be present at all times during performance.

Standards: 1.9 1.9 Understands that many skills can be practiced until they become automatic, and that if the right skills are practiced, performance may improve.9.4 9.4 Knows that matter is recycled in an ecosystem changing form and location.& 14.3

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