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Stepping into Nature

Stepping into Nature

Back to Nature Network

The Back to Nature Network, Council of Outdoor Educators of Ontario (COEO), Green Teacher magazine and Ontario Society for Environmental Education (OSEE) are pleased to offer Stepping into Nature:...

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Waste and Composting Presentation

Waste and Composting Presentation

PV Waste Solutions
Food and Agriculture, Plants, Waste, Teacher PD

We provide group presentations that have a positive impact on our community, economy and environment.  And because we are so passionate about waste reduction, composting and environmental education, we provide these...

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A People's Curriculum for the Earth

A People's Curriculum for the Earth

by Bill Bigelow, Tim Swinehart

Five years in the making, A People?s Curriculum for the Earth is a collection of articles, role plays, simulations, stories, poems, and graphics to help breathe life into teaching about the environmental crisis. The book features some of...

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Biosphere Biokits Activity Guide for Educators

Biosphere Biokits Activity Guide for Educators

Environment Canada

Published by Environment Canada's Biosphere, in collaboration with its valuable partners, the BioKits serve as guides enabling participants to explore Canada?s biodiversity in a fun and interactive manner at any time of year. They are...

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Composting Guide

Composting Guide

City of Regina
Plants, Soil, Waste, Grade 9, Environmental Science 20, Teacher PD

The City of Regina promotes composting as a way to help reduce the amount of waste materials going to our landfill. Composting also produces a free soil conditioner which improves soil quality and helps plants flourish. To assist with YOUR...

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Green Teacher Magazine

Green Teacher Magazine

Canadian Network for Environmental Education and Communication (EECOM)

Green Teacher is a Canadian non-profit?magazine for youth educators, whether inside or outside schools. Four times a year, Green Teacher publishes innovative ideas and activities for promoting environmental literacy and global...

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The Prairie Learning Centre Website

The Prairie Learning Centre Website

The Prairie Learning Centre

The Prairie Learning Centre promotes excellence in education for youth and teachers across Canada by engaging individuals and communities within the mixed grass prairie landscape. The Prairie Learning Centre provides innovative...

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Last Child in the Woods

Last Child in the Woods

Author: Richard Louv

Last Child in the Woods is the first book to bring together a new and growing body of research indicating that direct exposure to nature is essential for healthy childhood development and for the physical and emotional health of children...

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Wilderness Awareness School

Wilderness Awareness School

Wilderness Awareness School

Wilderness Awareness School is an environmental education organization based in Duvall, Washington. They are dedicated to caring for the earth and our children by fostering understanding and appreciation of nature, community and...

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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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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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Environmental Learning and Experience: An Interdisciplinary Guide for Teachers

Environmental Learning and Experience: An Interdisciplinary Guide for Teachers

BC Ministry of Education
Appreciation of Nature, Conservation, Outdoor Ed, Post Secondary Research, Teacher PD

Although this guide is meant for teachers in British Columbia, it provides useful information for teachers of all grades and subjects on how to integrate environmental concepts into teaching and learning. Designed as a support...

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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 Great Canadian Birdathon: Birding for Conservation

The Great Canadian Birdathon: Birding for Conservation

Bird Studies Canada

This spring, the time you spend birding can help the very birds you're looking at. Join the Great Canadian Birdathon and conserve birds and biodiversity across Canada! It's so easy to participate. All you have to do is gather your sponsors...

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Last Mountain Bird Observatory

Last Mountain Bird Observatory

Nature Saskatchewan

The facility is open during the spring and fall migrations (May, August and September), and encourages visitors to the site and volunteers to assist in the monitoring program. The public has the rare opportunity to see many bird species up...

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Native Plant Material and Services Supplier List

Native Plant Material and Services Supplier List

Native Plant Society of Saskatchwan, Inc.

The Native Plant Society of Saskatchewan (NPSS) provides this list to support and promote the use of native plants. We hope that through the use of native plants, people will come to understand and appreciate their importance, thereby...

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Project Wild Thing

Project Wild Thing

by David Bond

Filmmaker David Bond is a worried man. His kids' waking hours are dominated by a cacophony of marketing, and a screen dependence threatening to turn them into glassy-eyed zombies. Like city kids everywhere, they spend way too much time...

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Beyond Ecophobia: Reclaiming the Heart in Nature Education

Beyond Ecophobia: Reclaiming the Heart in Nature Education

by David Sobel

Beyond Ecophobia speaks to teachers, parents, and others interested in nurturing in children the ability to understand and care for nature. This expanded version of one of Orion Magazines most popular articles includes descriptions of...

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