Grade 1


Composting Resource

Composting Resource

Waste Reduction Week in Canada

Instructions on how to make a variety of composters for organic waste.

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Fun and Games School Resource

Fun and Games School Resource

Waste Reduction Week in Canada
Conservation, Waste, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7

Quizzes and games to teach students about waste reduction.

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Waste Reduction Week: School Resource Kit

Waste Reduction Week: School Resource Kit

Waste Reduction Week in Canada

By participating in Waste Reduction Week in Canada, the third week of October, you are about to embark on an exciting campaign of waste reduction that has become an annual event involving thousands of Canadians from across the country....

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Waste Reduction Week Information

Waste Reduction Week Information

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council

This website provides a number of ideas on ways to participate as a school, household and community in the national waste reduction week during October of each year.

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PlantWatch

PlantWatch

Nature Saskatchewan

PlantWatch, part of the suite of NatureWatch programs, is a Canada-wide network of volunteers who record the blooming times for common plant species in their province. Information collected by PlantWatchers is a valuable tool to track...

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Fort Qu'Appelle Fish Culture Station Tours

Fort Qu'Appelle Fish Culture Station Tours

Fort Qu'Appelle Fish Culture Station, Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation

The Fort Qu'Appelle Fish Culture Station is the only fish hatchery in Saskatchewan that stocks fish for public angling opportunities. We are open for tours from May 1st to Labour Day (Sept. 7th), 9am-4pm. Tours are free and they can be...

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Gardening Fact Sheets

Gardening Fact Sheets

Regina Floral Conservatory

The Regina Floral Conservatory aims to promote environmental stewardship through a series of gardening fact sheets, teaching appreciation of growing plants and basic gardening practices to the general public. Visit the Regina Floral...

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First the Egg

First the Egg

by Laura Vaccaro Seeger

WHICH CAME FIRST?? The chicken or the egg?? Simple die-cuts magically present transformation-- from seed to flower, tadpole to frog, caterpillar to butterfly.

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The Lorax

The Lorax

by Dr. Suess

Long before 'going green' was mainstream, Dr. Seuss's Lorax spoke for the trees and warned of the dangers of disrespecting the environment. In this cautionary rhyming tale (printed on recycled paper) we learn of the Once-ler, who came...

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Dear Children of the Earth: A Letter from Home

Dear Children of the Earth: A Letter from Home

by Schim Schimel

Dear Children of the Earth begins a remarkable letter from Mother Earth asking for help from children everywhere. She writes to express her love for each and every child and asks for their love and appreciation in return. In her own words,...

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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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Common Ground: The Water, Earth and Air We Share

Common Ground: The Water, Earth and Air We Share

by Molly Bang

A simple story of our planet's natural resources with jewel-like paintings by Caldecott Honor author Molly Bang. Through the example of a shared village green and the growing needs of the townspeople who share it, Molly Bang presents the...

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Nature Activities

Nature Activities

Sharing Nature Worldwide / Joseph Cornell

This website was founded by Joseph Cornell, who is the author of the Sharing Nature Book Series. It promotes his Flow Learning system of nature awareness and provides a number of online nature activities.

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5 Minute Field Trips

5 Minute Field Trips

Calgary Zoo / GEOEC / Alberta Council for Environmental Education

This activity guide was produced through a partnership between the GEOEC and the Calgary Zoo to provide educators with local ideas and activities that are fun, simple and can take place right on the school site, or in any nearby natural...

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Adopt-A-Pond Games

Adopt-A-Pond Games

Toronto Zoo

Although these games are linked to the Ontario curriculum, they are an excellent way for children to better understand many of the science-based concepts taught in the Saskatchewan curriculum as well. Children of various grade levels...

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The Ways of Knowing Guide: Earth's Teachings

The Ways of Knowing Guide: Earth's Teachings

Turtle Island Conservation / Toronto Zoo

This guide is a journey of Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee traditional knowledge, reflected through worldviews, values, beliefs, and stories that speak to the fundamental principle of ensuring sustainable relationships with the...

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Fish Printing

Fish Printing

Trout Unlimited Canada

This lesson explains how to make a print of a fish. Gyotaku is a traditional form of Japanese fish printing or rubbing, dating back to the mid-19th century, a form of nature printing used by fishermen to record their catches. It is very...

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Fred the Fish Script

Fred the Fish Script

Trout Unlimited Canada

This lesson shows what happens to Fred the fish when he is in contact with different kinds of pollutants. This document is written as a script with pictures that promote discussions on interdependance, pollution and stewardship of our...

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