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  • Solutions

    Climate change and nature-based tourism, outdoor recreation, and forestry in Ontario

    This report discusses the possible effects of climate change on nature-based tourism, outdoor recreation, and forestry activities in Ontario.

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Health, Solutions
    Subject:Geography, Health & Wellbeing, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Solutions

    Climate Change and Recreation, An Inquiry (Pilot Version)

    Climate Change and Recreation 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, Health, Solutions
    Subject:Health & Wellbeing, Physical Education, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Solutions

    Climate Change and Recreation: Consequences and Costs (short summary)

    Climate Change and Recreation: Consequences and Costs (short summary): This web resource (with full report) starts off with “Americans who like to play outdoors may soon find that climate change-induced warming trends around...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Health, Solutions
    Subject:Health & Wellbeing, Physical Education, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Social Justice

    Climate Justice

    This is a student reading 4 from the "Climate Change: Connections & Solutions" for grades 9 to 12. This resource discusses impacts of climate change on human health and migration, especially in developing countries....

    Type:Research
    Topic:Health, Social Justice
    Subject:Geography, Health & Wellbeing, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Global Studies
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 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 & Wellbeing, Social Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Health

    Dust Bowl: Is Climate Change Starting Another One?

    This module provides students with the opportunity to explore the liklihood of a dust bowl forming in the United States (or another region globally). After reading through the scenario and using the additional resources provided,...

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

    Farming for the Future

    Farming for the Future is one of 40 lessons from "Engaging Students Through Global Issues" (there is a cost for this publication). Through a simulation activity, students experience the challenges, decisions, choices, and...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Food and Agriculture, Social Justice
    Subject:Mathematics, Science, Geography, Health & Wellbeing, Social Studies
    Level:Primary / Elementary, Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade:JK K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Solutions

    Global Climate Change: Recreation (Student’s Guide)

    Global Climate Change: Recreation (Student’s Guide): In addition to causing all sorts of problems, such as heat waves, droughts, and coastline damage, warmer temperatures could also affect people's jobs, recreational...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Health, Solutions
    Subject:Health & Wellbeing, Physical Education, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Transportation

    HSBC Clean Air Achievers

    HSBC Clean Air Achievers (HSBC/CAA) is a FREE, national program, available in both French and English, that explores transportation choices and its impact on air quality, climate change and health.  Students use a...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Health, Transportation
    Subject:Science, Health & Wellbeing, Physical Education, Social Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Natural Resources

    Impacts to Adaptation: Ontario in a Changing Climate

    The Ontario section of the Government of Canada's "From Impacts to Adaptation: Canada in a Changing Climate" (2008) . A very thorough and relatively recent report. Suitable to support student inquiry into climate...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Ecosystems, Natural Resources
    Subject:Geography, Health & Wellbeing, Environmental Studies, Earth Science, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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