Water


Ag in the Watershed Website

Ag in the Watershed Website

Ag in the Watershed

Eleven of the Saskatchewan watersheds have collaborated to provide educational materials for the new Saskatchewan Science 20 Curriculum being implemented in the fall of 2015.  These materials will promote awareness of the...

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FrogWatch

FrogWatch

Nature Canada

Nature Canada and the Ecological Monitoring and Assessment Network Coordinating Office (EMANCO) present these education programs as an opportunity for the public to explore the natural world and share their observations with...

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Conserve Water: Educator's Guide

Conserve Water: Educator's Guide

Project Wet

This comprehensive educators' guide provides teachers of middle school and high school students with a thorough overview of water conservation, along with background information that serves as a hydrologic primer. Past, present, and...

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Operation Water Pollution

Operation Water Pollution

Safe Drinking Water Foundation

Operation Water Pollution is designed for use in both elementary and high school classrooms. This program directly connects with science and social studies curricula and is set up as content-integrated lessons. The series of eleven...

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Operation Water Drop - Testing the Water We Drink (High School Teacher's Guide)

Operation Water Drop - Testing the Water We Drink (High School Teacher's Guide)

Safe Drinking Water Foundation

High School teachers can guide their students to work in groups and test for Alkalinity, Ammonia, Colour, Residual Chlorine, Copper, pH, Sulphate and Total Hardness, compounds, as well as an additional five analytical tests: Arsenic,...

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Operation Water Drop - Testing the Water We Drink (Elementary Teacher's Guide)

Operation Water Drop - Testing the Water We Drink (Elementary Teacher's Guide)

Safe Drinking Water Foundation
Conservation, Water, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

Elementary teachers can demonstrate eight scientific tests on their own community drinking water: Alkalinity, Ammonia, Colour, Residual Chlorine, Copper, pH, Sulphate and Total Hardness. The students learn the basic need for...

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Water and Global Responsibility STEM unit

Water and Global Responsibility STEM unit

Centre for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology (CAWST)

This cross-curricular unit plan promotes an inquiry-based approach to global water education. This unit was created through a partnership between the University School, U of C and CAWST.

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Habitat in the Balance

Habitat in the Balance

SEEDS Foundation / SEEDS Connections

Habitat in the Balance is an interactive, decision-making resource which allows students to examine issues of sustainable development in four areas - water, land, inhabitants, and air.

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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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Stormwater Runoff Information

Stormwater Runoff Information

Green Communities Canada

RAIN Community Solutions is community engagement service designed and delivered by Green Communities Canada and its members across Canada. Our service builds community support and participation in stormwater innovations that...

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RAIN Community Solutions

RAIN Community Solutions

Green Communities Canada

RAIN Community Solutions is community engagement service designed and delivered by Green Communities Canada and its members across Canada. Our service builds community support and participation in stormwater innovations that...

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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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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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Project Wet

Project Wet

Canadian Water Resource Association

“Project WET is an international, interdisciplinary, water education program for formal and non-formal educators of kindergarten to grade 12 and beyond, intended to supplement a school’s existing curriculum.”...

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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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Amphibial Pursuits

Amphibial Pursuits

Nature Canada

The Amphibial Pursuits: FrogWatch Teachers’ Guide to Frogs explores the world of frog and toad ecology, physiology and adaptation through classroom activities, visual demonstrations, critical thinking, and field trips....

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The Learning Circle: Classroom Activities on First Nations in Canada (Age 8-11)

The Learning Circle: Classroom Activities on First Nations in Canada (Age 8-11)

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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Habitat and Communities Field Trip Pre /Post Lessons

Habitat and Communities Field Trip Pre /Post Lessons

Outdoor Education Regina Public Schools

Here are some pre and post field trip lesson plans on habitats and communities, comparing what humans and animals need to survive, mural making, links to songs, games and suggested readings.

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