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  • Sustainable Development

    City of Kingston and Climate Change, Ask-an-Expert

    Daniel Shipp — has expertise on climate change and the City of Kingston — is available through ask-an-expert for the Climate Change in My Municipality, an Inquiry . Mr Shipp is the Coordinator of...

    Type:Collaborative Project
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Solutions, Sustainable Development
    Subject:English / Language Arts, Civics, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Solutions

    City of Toronto Carbon Credit Policy Review workshop Report

    Hosted by the Toronto Environment Office, this review outlines the May 2011 workshop regarding the city of Toronto's carbon credit policy. Various  stakeholders from nonprofit, academic and business sectors met together to...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Business and Economics, Solutions
    Subject:Civics, Social Studies, Environmental Studies
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Solutions

    Climate Action Strategy for the Qunite Conservation Watershed

    The Quinte Conservation Authority Draft Climate Change Strategy for the Quinte watershed:  As stewards of the local watersheds Quinte Conservation has been active in assessing and monitoring climate change and is proposing to...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Natural Disasters, Solutions
    Subject:Science, Geography, Civics, Interdisciplinary Studies, Environmental Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Natural Disasters

    Climate Change and Kingston

    This link connects to slides from a presentation by Risk Sciences International on the implications for the City of Kingston of climate change in the near and mid-term future. Lots of excellent graphics and info. beyond just...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Energy Use and Conservation, Natural Disasters
    Subject:Science, Geography, Civics, Environmental Studies, Aboriginal Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Natural Disasters

    Climate Change for Municipalities

    C3 is a climate change and sustainability agency in Alberta. This is a pamphlet advising municipalities that they need to take steps to be ready for extreme weather – and why. This resource can be used with the Climate...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Health, Natural Disasters
    Subject:Science, Geography, Civics, Environmental Studies, Aboriginal Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 6 12
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  • Natural Disasters

    Climate Change in My Watershed: an Inquiry

    Climate Change in My Watershed is one of a series of Inquiries — called Climate Change Where I Live — that enable students to examine the impacts of climate change where they live, identify the mitigation and...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Ecosystems, Natural Disasters
    Subject:Geography, Civics, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Primary / Elementary, Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Sustainable Development

    Climate Change in Ontario—Student Backgrounder

    Climate Change in Ontario is a student backgrounder with an overview of climate change; a listing of some of the ways that climate change will impact Ontarians; a pie chart showing the sources of greenhouse...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Energy Use and Conservation, Sustainable Development
    Subject:Science, Geography, Civics, Interdisciplinary Studies, Environmental Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Ecosystems

    Connecting Ecosystems and Climate

    The connections and interactions between the abiotic and biotic components of ecosystems and climate are introduced and explored in this lesson. A hands-on sorting activity, physical webbing and concept mapping are used to encourage...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Ecosystems
    Subject:Science, Geography, Civics, Social Studies, Biology
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Sustainable Development

    Critical Hope -

      This activity is part of a larger environmental education workshop package called Critical Hope; An Approach to Environmental Education which includes almost 30 group or classroom activities. This stand-alone activity has...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Globalization, Sustainable Development
    Subject:English / Language Arts, Civics, Arts, Social Studies, Environmental Studies
    Level:Primary / Elementary, Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
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  • Taking Action

    Extreme Weather Factsheet

    Extreme weather has always been with us but climate change is expected to increase the frequency and severity of extreme weather—thus, we can no longer use the past as a guide to the future. All administrations in Canada, be...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Natural Disasters, Taking Action
    Subject:English / Language Arts, Civics, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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