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Teacher.org Environmental Lesson Plans

teacher.org

This day and age, it seems as though more and more children are disconnected from nature. However, our future leaders need to be equipped for tomorrow's challenges. As teachers, it is important that we prepare our children for the future...

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The Complete Guide to Growing Your Own Organic Food

Eckman

Organic food has always been viewed as the healthy option, but only in recent years has the notion become a nationwide phenomenon. In the past, organic food was somewhat of a fad and although the principles were practiced, it was by no means...

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The Eco-Friendly Guide to Cleaning Your Home

EP Cleaners

Every day in Britain, homeowners and landlords use a wide variety of cleaning products to spray, scrub, buff and polish our properties in the efforts of creating a cleaner, safer and welcoming environment within which to live and work....

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Twenty Kids Videos about Sustainability

Twenty Kids Videos about Sustainability

Sustainability Hub

Sustainability Hub is the largest sustainability video archive on the web for those seeking to live more sustainably. A sustainable lifestyle is the answer to slowing global climate change and living a happier and healthier life.

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Opimahaw Creek Tour

Opimahaw Creek Tour

Wanuskawin Heritage Park

Water has always played an important role in First Nations culture, and is considered one of the Four Elements of life. The Opimihaw Creek is a wonderful model to illustrate this and as we explore we will learn how the Creek created an...

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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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Macroinvertebrates of the Swift Current Creek

Macroinvertebrates of the Swift Current Creek

Swift Current Creek Watershed Stewards

This flipbook provides a quick and general reference for various macroinvertebrates (bugs) with pictures and facts, indicating how sensitive they are to pollutants in the water.

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Invasive Plants Flipbook

Invasive Plants Flipbook

Swift Current Creek Watershed Stewards

Maintaining and improving the condition of the riparian areas adjacent to the Swift Current Creek is an important part of the Swift Current Creek Watershed Stewards? primary objective of improving the overall quality of water in the...

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Water Workshops

Water Workshops

Swift Current Creek Watershed Stewards

Froghoppers water workshops teach students aged 8 ? 14 why the creek is important by examining the: geography of the Swift Current Creek, Riparian Zones, Animal, Fish & Water Bug Habitat, Nitrate & pH in the water. These workshops...

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Operation Water Flow

Operation Water Flow

Safe Drinking Water Foundation

Operation Water Flow is a cross-curricular program that gives students a more thorough understanding of issues surrounding drinking water.

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Operation Water Spirit

Operation Water Spirit

Safe Drinking Water Foundation

Operation Water Spirit reinforces Aboriginal culture and perspectives regarding water for Aboriginal students while at the same time providing an Aboriginal perspective to non-Aboriginal students about water issues.

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Operation Community Water Footprint

Operation Community Water Footprint

Safe Drinking Water Foundation

Operation Community Water Footprint enables students to calculate the amount of raw water required to produce one litre of treated drinking water in their community.

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Operation Water Health

Operation Water Health

Safe Drinking Water Foundation

Operation Water Health teaches students about healthy water and unhealthy water and the diseases which can be caused by unhealthy water.

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Operation Water Biology

Operation Water Biology

Safe Drinking Water Foundation
Conservation, Water

Operation Water Biology teaches students about biological water treatment as well as chlorine, chloramine, ammonia and iron in a hands-on manner through several experiments

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Grade 3 Program

Grade 3 Program

Meewasin Valley Authority
Appreciation of Nature, Water, Grade 3

Meewasin Valley Interpretive Centre worked together with the school boards in the area to develop a curriculum-based learning opportunity for Grade 3 students. Topics of the 2-hour program include: Founding of Saskatoon, Pioneer...

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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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Nature is Speaking

Nature is Speaking

Conservation International

Nature doesn’t need people. People need nature. That’s the message of our provocative, celebrity-studded campaign “Nature Is Speaking”. Our aim is to raise awareness that people need nature in order to...

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Planet Earth

Planet Earth

BBC Video

The makers of The Blue Planet present the epic story of life on Earth. Narrated by David Attenborough, Five years in production, over 2000 days in the field, using 40 cameramen filming across 200 locations, this is the ultimate portrait of...

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