Grade 1


Bigfoot Snowshoe Loan

Bigfoot Snowshoe Loan

Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation

Snowshoes are available to SWF branches, schools and youth organizations in Saskatchewan on a first come basis. Booking organizations are responsible for all transportation costs to and from SWF Central Office in Moose Jaw. There is a...

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Wildlife Posters

Wildlife Posters

Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation

Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation, with the help of generous sponsors, has developed and produced a Saskatchewan wildlife poster for each of the last 11 years. Each posters serves as an excellent  resourcefeaturing a variety of...

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Wild! About Animals

Wild! About Animals

Saskatchewan Science Centre
Animals, Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2

Students will have a hands-on opportunity to meet and learn about fascinating animals from around the world. Discover the adaptations that make groups of animals unique and specially adapted to their way of life.

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Habitat: Earth Workshop

Habitat: Earth Workshop

Saskatchewan Science Centre

Our climate is changing and the habitat we call earth is being affected. Explore the earth as a habitat by investigating the biomes of plants, animals and insects.

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What Big Teeth You Have

What Big Teeth You Have

Royal Saskatchewan Museum: T Rex Discovery Centre
Animals, Grade 1, Grade 2

Plant-eater or meat-eater? How can you tell? Get up close with dinosaur teeth to see the differences between theirs and our own. Examine the museum's model teeth and paint a replica 'Scotty' tooth to keep! Curriculum connections: Gr1:...

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Discovering Dinosaurs

Discovering Dinosaurs

Royal Saskatchewan Museum: T Rex Discovery Centre

Frills, spikes, teeth, and plates, adaptations helped dinosaurs survive! Learn about differences between types of dinosaurs and put together one of your own before excavating a mystery block. What will you find inside? Curriculum...

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Craik Ecovillage Tour

Craik Ecovillage Tour

Craik Sustainable Living Project

In 2001, the Town of Craik and the Rural Municipality of Craik No. 222, in south central Saskatchewan, Canada, began working in partnership to develop a long-term plan for a sustainable community-based project. This partnership, called...

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Safe and Sound Program

Safe and Sound Program

Royal Saskatchewan Museum
Animals, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4

The Safe and Sound program concentrates on shelter as a need for survival. Students are introduced to the reasons why animals need shelter and some of the different ways that they find and use shelter. Children examine various animal homes...

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Winter Whys Program

Winter Whys Program

Royal Saskatchewan Museum
Animals, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4

Winter Whys is an interactive program that explores the ways that plants and animals adapt to Saskatchewan's harsh winters. This teacher guide is meant for all teachers participating in the Winter Whys program and is developed for...

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Teacher Loan Kits

Teacher Loan Kits

Royal Saskatchewan Museum

Loan Kits are packages containing specimens, books, activities and other materials designed to be used in the classroom. Teachers do not have to book a program at the Royal Saskatchewan Museum to borrow a Loan Kit. They are available to...

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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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Composting Fact Sheets

Composting Fact Sheets

Victoria Compost Education Centre

The Victoria Compost Education Centre website has numerous fact sheets on different types of composting. This particular fact sheet focuses on a type useful in a school setting called vermicomposting or composting indoors with worms.

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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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Composting on the Prairies

Composting on the Prairies

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council

The Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council?s informational DVD, Home Composting on the Prairies, provides basic information on how to compost kitchen and yard waste easily and effectively. Composting is an efficient way to deal with up...

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Hands-on Compost Demonstration

Hands-on Compost Demonstration

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council

This lesson plan organizes students into groups that represent the main ingredients of compost: green materials, brown materials, water, air and soil. With the exception of the person designatedas Air, participants are grouped...

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Community 3Rs Poster Activity

Community 3Rs Poster Activity

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council

This lesson plan includes instructions on how students can make a community poster that can promote the 3Rs.

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School Waste Audit Resource

School Waste Audit Resource

Waste Reduction Week in Canada

Learn more about the waste your school is generating, as a first step to beginning to reduce.

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