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Yellow Fish Road Action Ideas

Yellow Fish Road Action Ideas

Trout Unlimited Canada

This document provides a list of action ideas to practice eco-friendly habits, be kind to the environment, and take action in your community.

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Yellow Fish Road Program Guide

Yellow Fish Road Program Guide

Trout Unlimited Canada

This guide book provides background information on the Trout Unlimited Canada's Yellow Fish Road program, which educates the public about the impacts of pollution entering urban storm drains. In most communities, water entering storm...

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Yellow Fish Road Suggested Activities for Elementary Levels

Yellow Fish Road Suggested Activities for Elementary Levels

Trout Unlimited Canada

A collection of elementary level activities and lesson plans regarding water pollution and aquatic ecosystems and wildlife.

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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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Write Across Canada: An Environmental Writing Challenge

Write Across Canada: An Environmental Writing Challenge

SEEDS Foundation / SEEDS Connections

An invitation to engage students to express their knowledge, emotions, and opinions by writing on environmental themes, fostering their awareness of and encouraging personal connections to the natural environment. We provide...

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Take the Plunge: A Canadian Water Conservation Challenge

Take the Plunge: A Canadian Water Conservation Challenge

SEEDS Foundation / SEEDS Connections

"Take the Plunge" suggests a number of actions that everyone can do to help ensure that Canada has sufficient water to sustain our ecosystems, communities, and the economy. Receive free fish erasers or ruler incentives for...

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Classroom Energy Diet Challenge

Classroom Energy Diet Challenge

Canadian Geographic Education

Welcome to the Classroom Energy Diet Challenge. Students across the country will increase their energy awareness and help improve energy literacy in Canada. Follow along as classrooms and student groups from kindergarten to Grade 12...

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Green Schools

Green Schools

SEEDS Foundation / SEEDS Connections

The GREEN Schools™ Program supports students' environmental activities and projects at school and beyond. Classes undertake projects to communicate about or to enhance the environment. Classes then log their project results...

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Oily Problem

Oily Problem

Council for Environmental Education

This lesson plan encourages participants to learn why birds’ feathers must stay clean and well-conditioned and discover how oil in water can hurt birds.

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Flying Wild

Flying Wild

SaskOutdoors

Flying WILD's focus is on migratory birds and is designed to inspire young people (grade 1-9) to discover more about the natural world. It encourages students to get involved in activities that promote environmental learning and...

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Flying Wild Student Pages

Flying Wild Student Pages

Council for Environmental Education

Although you need to attend a Flying WILD training session to receive the full manual, there are a number of excellent student activity pages and lesson plans available at this link.

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Below Zero

Below Zero

Canadian Wildlife Foundation, SaskOutdoors

Below Zero is an educational program designed to promote understanding of wildlife under winter conditions. Developed by CWF and launched in 2003, it features 46 complete lesson plans that can each be adapted for any age, grade or...

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Growing Up Wild

Growing Up Wild

SaskOutdoors
Appreciation of Nature, Early Childhood, Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2

Growing Up WILD is an early childhood education program that builds on children's sense of wonder about nature and invites them to explore wildlife and the world around them. Through a wide range of activities and experiences, Growing Up...

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Project Wild

Project Wild

Canadian Wildlife Foundation, SaskOutdoors

Teachers, parents, and students praise this classic K-12 environmental education program used internationally. Project WILD instructors have taught thousands of Canadian students from kindergarten through high school — and...

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WormWatch

WormWatch

Nature Canada

WormWatch is a science-based education program that makes learning about the soil ecosystem fun. It is a part of NatureWatch, a national volunteer monitoring program used to identify ecological changes that may be affecting our...

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IceWatch

IceWatch

Nature Canada

IceWatch is part of the NatureWatch suite of national volunteer monitoring programs designed to help identify ecological changes that may be affecting our environment. IceWatch allows Canadians of all ages to participate in...

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The Learning Circle: Classroom Activities on First Nations in Canada (age 4-7)

The Learning Circle: Classroom Activities on First Nations in Canada (age 4-7)

Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada

The Learning Circle has been produced to help meet Canadian educators' growing need for elementary-level learning exercises on First Nations. It is the first in a series of four classroom guides on First Nations in Canada. Because First...

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Leave No Trace Principles

Leave No Trace Principles

Leave No Trace Canada

There are seven Leave No Trace Principles that need to be considered when enjoying the outdoors which help to reduce our ecological footprint. By educating ourselves and others about these principles, we can build awareness,...

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