Grade 8


Wascana Centre's Mammal Checklist

Wascana Centre's Mammal Checklist

Wascana Centre

This checklist includes all of the land within Wascana Centre’s boundaries, from the manicured Legislative grounds to the tame grass prairie found east of the Ring Road.

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Biodiversity of Wascana Centre

Biodiversity of Wascana Centre

Wascana Centre
Animals, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

You might be surprised at how many animals call Wascana Centre home. We will discuss the reptiles, amphibians, birds and mammals that live in the marsh habitat right in the middle of our city. Did you know you can easily find Western Painted...

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Creatures of the Night

Creatures of the Night

Wascana Centre

Discover what animals you could find right here in Wascana Centre while you stroll through the park in the dark! We will discuss owls, nighthawks, bats and frogs, and look closely as to how these animals can function in the dark.

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Wascana Junior Naturalists

Wascana Junior Naturalists

Wascana Centre
Animals, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

In a day when youth are becoming increasingly disconnected from the natural environment around them, this program aims to provide them with an opportunity to connect with nature. Our focus is to bring like-minded children together to...

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Habitat Conservation Area: A Self-Guided Tour

Habitat Conservation Area: A Self-Guided Tour

Wascana Centre

The Habitat Conservation Area is a 23-acre site within Wascana Centre that has been set aside specifically for wildlife. You can use the self-guided brochure to discover this area of the park. Trail markers guide you along this...

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Wings Over Wascana (WOW) Nature Festival

Wings Over Wascana (WOW) Nature Festival

Friends of Wascana Marsh

WOW is an outdoor nature festival at Wascana Marsh offering free wetland and wildlife activities, entertainment and guided hikes for people of all ages. This annual festival occurs on the second Saturday in May to coincide with...

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Forest and Nature School Canada Website

Forest and Nature School Canada Website

Forest and Nature School Canada

Forest School [FS] is an educational approach that has existed worldwide since the late 1950s, with over ten thousand Forest School programs in the UK alone. In FS, children spend anywhere from a half day to a full day outdoors in various...

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Saskatchewan Forestry Association Classroom Resources

Saskatchewan Forestry Association Classroom Resources

Saskatchewan Forestry Association

This website provides many classroom ready lesson plans regarding forests, animals, plants and habitats for students from K - 12. The Saskatchewan Forestry Association was established as a non-profit, charitable...

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Wetland Ecosystems II Interactions and Ecosystems Teacher Guide

Wetland Ecosystems II Interactions and Ecosystems Teacher Guide

Ducks Unlimited Canada
Animals, Plants, Grade 7, Grade 8

This package includes an instructor guide and student Journal with seven lesson plans and four field activities. Assists educators in presenting cross-curricular science material and evaluating student learning. Includes wetland...

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Wetland Ecosystems II Interactions and Ecosystems Student Guide

Wetland Ecosystems II Interactions and Ecosystems Student Guide

Ducks Unlimited Canada
Animals, Plants, Grade 7, Grade 8

This package includes an instructor guide and student Journal with seven lesson plans and four field activities. Assists educators in presenting cross-curricular science material and evaluating student learning. Includes wetland...

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Canadian Wildlife Foundation Website

Canadian Wildlife Foundation Website

Canadian Wildlife Foundation

The Canadian Wildlife Federation's mission is to conserve and inspire the conservation of Canada’s wildlife and habitats for the use and enjoyment of all. There are many lesson plans and resources available to teachers on this...

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Ducks Unlimited Saskatchewan Website

Ducks Unlimited Saskatchewan Website

Ducks Unlimited Canada
Animals, Habitats and Ecosystems, Plants, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 8, Environmental Science 20

Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) has a provincial office in Saskatchewan. DUC is the leader in wetland conservation. A registered charity, we partner with government, industry, non-profit organizations and landowners to conserve...

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Grasslands National Park Field Trip Programs

Grasslands National Park Field Trip Programs

Parks Canada

This Grasslands National Park has a number of field trips for students of all ages including: Bison Boot Camp, Tipi Treasures, Down by the Creek, and Prairie Web of Life. Check out the website for more information.  

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Green Communities Canada Website

Green Communities Canada Website

Green Communities Canada

Green Communities Canada is a national association of community organizations working with homeowners, businesses, governments and communities to reduce our impact on the environment.

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Take Action

Take Action

Me to We

Human rights activists, Marc and Craig Keilburgers' guide to active citizenship equips teens with tangible ways to make a difference in their school or community. Included are a 7-step process to social involvement, organizational...

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Nature Watch Website

Nature Watch Website

Nature Canada

NatureWatch is a community that engages all Canadians in collecting scientific information on nature to understand our changing environment. Users must register to access the resources.

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Field Trip Location Ideas

Field Trip Location Ideas

Outdoor Education Regina Public Schools

A list of potential outdoor school and field trip locations in the Regina area.

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Leave No Trace 101 Manual

Leave No Trace 101 Manual

Leave No Trace Canada

Full of activities designed to help teach and share the value and importance of Leave No Trace principles with the young and old alike. Each activity is neatly organized under one of the seven principles or general outdoor ethics...

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