Energy


Sustainable Speakers Series

Sustainable Speakers Series

Saskatchewan Environmental Society / Saskatoon Public Library

The Sustainable Speakers Series is a monthly event hosted by the Saskatchewan Environmental Society and the Saskatoon Public Library that runs from September through May. These environmentally-themed presentations are free for all...

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Uranium and Nuclear Information

Uranium and Nuclear Information

Saskatchewan Environmental Society
Conservation, Energy, Geology, Waste, Water, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Earth Science 30, Physics 30

The Saskatchewan Environmental Society provides information on various Saskatchewan issues from an environmental perspective such as nuclear power, climate change, biodiversity, water, fossil fuels, uranium mining and nuclear...

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Destination Conservation Saskatchewan

Destination Conservation Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Environmental Society

Here are a number of resources and lesson plans relating to Energy, water and waste. Destination Conservation Saskatchewan (DCS) is a practical, student-driven, activity-based program that brings environmental education alive in...

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25 Acts of Energy Conservation

25 Acts of Energy Conservation

Saskatchewan Environmental Society / Saskatchewan Science Centre

25 Acts of Energy Conservation is a K to 12, province-wide action campaign that promotes energy conservation all school year, culminating in a month of daily activities between Earth Hour and Earth Day (March 23 to April 27).

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Student Action for a Sustainable Future

Student Action for a Sustainable Future

Saskatchewan Environmental Society

Student Action for a Sustainable Future (SASF) is an action and inquiry project for grade 5 - 8 students in Saskatoon. Led by the City of Saskatoon, partners include the SES, Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools, Saskatoon Public...

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Smarter Science Better Buildings

Smarter Science Better Buildings

Saskatchewan Environmental Society / Western Development Museum
Conservation, Energy, Grade 7

The Smarter Science Better Buildings (SSBB) program is a partnership between the SES and the Western Development Museum (WDM) focusing on energy efficient homes. Designed to meet outcomes in the grade 7 Science, Heat, and Temperature...

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Product Life Cycle Activity

Product Life Cycle Activity

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council

This lesson helps students trace the life cycle of a favourite product to determine the environmental impact of the things people purchase, from the raw materials to the disposal of the waste product.

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Sustainable Schools: Best Practice Guide

Sustainable Schools: Best Practice Guide

BC Ministry of Education
Appreciation of Nature, Conservation, Energy, Waste, Water, Post Secondary Research, Teacher PD

The Sustainable Schools Best Practices Guide (2010) has been developed to help schools implement actions that support reduction of greenhouse gases and encourage the wise use of resources. It is intended to promote behavioural change...

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The Lost Stars

The Lost Stars

by Hannah Cumming
Appreciation of Nature, Energy, Grade 4

Everyone has become so focused on bright lights and new technology that they have forgotten about the stars. Fed up with not being appreciated, the stars decide to leave their posts and go on holiday. But what will happen when the lights go...

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My Light

My Light

by Molly Bang
Appreciation of Nature, Energy, Grade 4, Grade 6

Though we often take it for granted, the sun provides the energy that powers everything on Earth, from planets and trees to machines and cities. With dazzling paintings and simple text, acclaimed author and illustrator Molly Bang takes...

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Living Sunlight: How Plants Bring the Earth of Life

Living Sunlight: How Plants Bring the Earth of Life

by Molly Bang and Penny Chisholm

Here is a stunning, poetic exploration of the universal energy force within us all. Award winner Molly Bang presents the amazing story of how light from the sun is transformed into energy on Earth and becomes YOU! Clear, accessible, and...

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Elementary Energy Infobooks

Elementary Energy Infobooks

National Energy Education Development Project

A comprehensive classroom resource containing fact sheets that introduce students to energy, and describe energy sources, electricity, consumption, and conservation. Infobooks can be used as a resource for many activities.

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The Giant Floor Map

The Giant Floor Map

Canadian Geographic Education

Canada’s Energy Mix Giant Floor Map helps Canadian students in grades K-12 discover where their energy comes from and how it makes it to their home. Using curriculum-linked learning activities and a trunk full of props, students...

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Energy Glossary

Energy Glossary

Canadian Geographic Education

Use this handy primer to gain an understanding of key terminology found in discussions about energy-related issues.

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Energy Map

Energy Map

Canadian Geographic Education

This map illustrates the nation’s significant energy-production sites, the major pipe and transmission lines and the country’s energy processing facilities. Combined, an energy road map emerges that shows just where...

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Energy Mix Library

Energy Mix Library

Canadian Geographic Education

The Energy Mix Library is an invaluable education resource for information on Canada’s energy Demand, Production and Transmission, with insightful articles, videos and information from the most reliable sources. Discover the...

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Test Your Energy IQ

Test Your Energy IQ

Canadian Geographic Education

The Energy IQ interactive quizzes will test your knowledge of energy demand, production and transportation in Canada. Gauge your understanding of the issues, share your results and challenge your friends through social media. Use the...

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EnergyIQ

EnergyIQ

Canadian Geographic Education

The Energy IQ program and Energy IQ website content is researched, created and evaluated by Canadian Geographic Education. The program aims to increase energy and geographic literacy in Canada by including information about all...

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