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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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Freshwater Conservation: An Environmental Chemistry Unit Instructor Guide

Freshwater Conservation: An Environmental Chemistry Unit Instructor Guide

Trout Unlimited Canada

In this unit, you will see how some chemicals, appearing as nutrients, are actually helpful to sustaining life. While other chemicals, often found in the form of pollution, can be harmful to our health. You will determine the...

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Freshwater Conservation: An Environmental Chemistry Unit Student Activity Booklet

Freshwater Conservation: An Environmental Chemistry Unit Student Activity Booklet

Trout Unlimited Canada

In this unit, you will see how some chemicals, appearing as nutrients, are actually helpful to sustaining life. While other chemicals, often found in the form of pollution, can be harmful to our health. You will determine the...

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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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Non-Point Source Pollutants- Source and Effects

Non-Point Source Pollutants- Source and Effects

Trout Unlimited Canada
Animals, Conservation, Water, Grade 5, Grade 7, Environmental Science 20

A handy chart showing pollutants, their source and effects.

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Elementary Energy Infobooks

Elementary Energy Infobooks

National Energy Education Development Project

A comprehensive classroom resource containing fact sheets that introduce students to energy, and describe energy sources, electricity, consumption, and conservation. Infobooks can be used as a resource for many activities.

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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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Being Caribou

Being Caribou

National Film Board (film by Leanne Allison / Diana Wilson)

In this feature-length documentary, husband and wife team Karsten Heuer (wildlife biologist) and Leanne Allison (environmentalist) follow a herd of 120,000 caribou on foot across 1500 km of Arctic tundra. In following the herd's...

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Return of the Swift Fox

Return of the Swift Fox

National Film Board (film by Jy Chiperzak)

The swift fox is one of the many lost species that has suffered from the cultivation of the prairie grasslands. An innovative program has been implemented to reintroduce the swift fox into its original habitat in Alberta and Saskatchewan....

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Grasslands

Grasslands

291 Film Company (film by Ian Toews)

This documentary examines the unique natural habitat of the mixed-grass prairie through four seasons from the perspectives of the ranchers, conservationists, and aboriginal people who understand it best and live by preserving it. It...

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Crap Shoot: The Gamble with Our Wastes

Crap Shoot: The Gamble with Our Wastes

National Film Board (film by Jeff McKay)
Conservation, Waste, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Environmental Science 20

A hazardous mix of waste is flushed into the sewer every day. The billions of litres of water - combined with unknown quantities of chemicals, solvents, heavy metals, human waste and food - where does it all go? And what does it do to us? Filmed...

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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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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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