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  • Transportation

    Alternative Forms of Transportation: The Bicycle

    During this lesson, students will examine the many factors invovled in transportation infrastructure and acknowledge the variety of opinions when it comes to transportation laws and regulations. They will comprehend the economic,...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Health, Taking Action, Transportation
    Subject:Economics, Social Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle
    Grade: 4 5 6 7 8 9
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  • Transportation

    Back to the Future (EnerAction)

    Students explore how the movement of goods has changed over time. They examine different means of transporting freight, which makes up 46% of transportation emissions in Canada. Students take on the task of historically sorting a set...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Energy Use and Conservation, Food and Agriculture, Transportation
    Subject:Mathematics, Science, Social Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle
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  • Transportation

    Biodiesel: Transportation Fuels Curriculum

    The curriculum guide is designed to teach students about biodiesel and encourage them to evaluate its economic and environmental advantages and disadvantages. The booklet provides background information at three reading levels -...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Business and Economics, Transportation
    Subject:Mathematics, Science, Language Learning, Technology and Skilled Trades, Social Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Transportation

    Carbon City

    Carbon City is an education module designed to help students explore the sources and effects of carbon dioxide in urban centres. After reading through the scenario and using the additional resources provided, students complete...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Globalization, Transportation
    Subject:Mathematics, Science, Geography, Economics, Technology and Skilled Trades
    Level:Primary / Elementary, Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade:K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Transportation

    Climate Change in My Community (CCWIL/Online Version/Saskatchewan)

      Climate Change in My Community is one of a series of Inquiries that enable students to examine the impacts of climate change where they live, identify the mitigation and adaptation...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Sustainable Development, Transportation
    Subject:Geography, Interdisciplinary Studies, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Transportation

    Climate Solutions—Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Ontario

    Climate Solutions—Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Ontario (summary) is an excellent summary of actions to reduce emissions for: buildings, electricity, passenger transportation, frieght...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Sustainable Development, Transportation
    Subject:Science, Geography, Interdisciplinary Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Transportation

    Confronting Climate Change in the Great Lakes Region—Impacts on Ontario Communities

    Confronting Climate Change in the Great Lakes Region—Impacts on Ontario Communities (Summary) provides a good overview of climate projections for the Great Lakes region (to the end of the 21st century); and the impacts on...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Solutions, Transportation
    Subject:Science, Geography, Interdisciplinary Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Transportation

    Contrails and Global Climate Change

    What are contrails? We've all seen them, they're the condensation trails from jets made from burning jet fuel and the release of water vapor. In this module students will learn about contrails and explore the effects of...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Transportation
    Subject:Mathematics, Science, Geography, Technology and Skilled Trades, Chemistry
    Level:Primary / Elementary, Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Transportation

    Don't Be Idle - Take Action to Prevent Diesel School Bus Idling

    In this lesson, students will learn about the health and environmental problems associated with bus idling and how they can work to change their school's idling policy.

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Taking Action, Transportation
    Subject:Science, Language Learning, Health, Social Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Transportation

    EnerAction

    EnerAction helps you bring energy conservation and efficiency projects to your grade 4 to 7 students. EnerAction gets students talking about energy and helps them see the connections between energy consumption and their daily choices....

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Energy Use and Conservation, Renewable Energy, Transportation
    Subject:Science, English / Language Arts, Geography, Social Studies, Environmental Studies
    Level:Primary / Elementary, Intermediate / Middle
    Grade: 4 5 6 7
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