Kindergarten


Habitat: Earth Workshop

Habitat: Earth Workshop

Saskatchewan Science Centre

Our climate is changing and the habitat we call earth is being affected. Explore the earth as a habitat by investigating the biomes of plants, animals and insects.

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Discovering Dinosaurs

Discovering Dinosaurs

Royal Saskatchewan Museum: T Rex Discovery Centre

Frills, spikes, teeth, and plates, adaptations helped dinosaurs survive! Learn about differences between types of dinosaurs and put together one of your own before excavating a mystery block. What will you find inside? Curriculum...

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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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Teacher Loan Kits

Teacher Loan Kits

Royal Saskatchewan Museum

Loan Kits are packages containing specimens, books, activities and other materials designed to be used in the classroom. Teachers do not have to book a program at the Royal Saskatchewan Museum to borrow a Loan Kit. They are available to...

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25 Acts of Energy Conservation

25 Acts of Energy Conservation

Saskatchewan Environmental Society / Saskatchewan Science Centre

25 Acts of Energy Conservation is a K to 12, province-wide action campaign that promotes energy conservation all school year, culminating in a month of daily activities between Earth Hour and Earth Day (March 23 to April 27).

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Composting Fact Sheets

Composting Fact Sheets

Victoria Compost Education Centre

The Victoria Compost Education Centre website has numerous fact sheets on different types of composting. This particular fact sheet focuses on a type useful in a school setting called vermicomposting or composting indoors with worms.

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Product Life Cycle Activity

Product Life Cycle Activity

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council

This lesson helps students trace the life cycle of a favourite product to determine the environmental impact of the things people purchase, from the raw materials to the disposal of the waste product.

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Hands-on Compost Demonstration

Hands-on Compost Demonstration

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council

This lesson plan organizes students into groups that represent the main ingredients of compost: green materials, brown materials, water, air and soil. With the exception of the person designatedas Air, participants are grouped...

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Community 3Rs Poster Activity

Community 3Rs Poster Activity

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council

This lesson plan includes instructions on how students can make a community poster that can promote the 3Rs.

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School Waste Audit Resource

School Waste Audit Resource

Waste Reduction Week in Canada

Learn more about the waste your school is generating, as a first step to beginning to reduce.

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Waste Reduction Week Information

Waste Reduction Week Information

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council

This website provides a number of ideas on ways to participate as a school, household and community in the national waste reduction week during October of each year.

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PlantWatch

PlantWatch

Nature Saskatchewan

PlantWatch, part of the suite of NatureWatch programs, is a Canada-wide network of volunteers who record the blooming times for common plant species in their province. Information collected by PlantWatchers is a valuable tool to track...

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Fort Qu'Appelle Fish Culture Station Tours

Fort Qu'Appelle Fish Culture Station Tours

Fort Qu'Appelle Fish Culture Station, Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation

The Fort Qu'Appelle Fish Culture Station is the only fish hatchery in Saskatchewan that stocks fish for public angling opportunities. We are open for tours from May 1st to Labour Day (Sept. 7th), 9am-4pm. Tours are free and they can be...

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Gardening Fact Sheets

Gardening Fact Sheets

Regina Floral Conservatory

The Regina Floral Conservatory aims to promote environmental stewardship through a series of gardening fact sheets, teaching appreciation of growing plants and basic gardening practices to the general public. Visit the Regina Floral...

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Good Garbage vs. Bad Garbage

Good Garbage vs. Bad Garbage

EcoKids / Earth Care Canada

You will need to sign up for a free account in order to access any EcoKids resources but it is definitely worth it. In this Kindergarten lesson, students will be challenged to help clean up the area of the schoolyard they play in, demonstrate...

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Garbage vs. Recycling

Garbage vs. Recycling

EcoKids / Earth Care Canada

You will need to sign up for a free account in order to access any EcoKids resources but it is definitely worth it. It is easy to learn how recycling works and how each student can help. What is the blue box program? Start a campaign for...

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First the Egg

First the Egg

by Laura Vaccaro Seeger

WHICH CAME FIRST?? The chicken or the egg?? Simple die-cuts magically present transformation-- from seed to flower, tadpole to frog, caterpillar to butterfly.

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The Lorax

The Lorax

by Dr. Suess

Long before 'going green' was mainstream, Dr. Seuss's Lorax spoke for the trees and warned of the dangers of disrespecting the environment. In this cautionary rhyming tale (printed on recycled paper) we learn of the Once-ler, who came...

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