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  • Solutions

    Infectious Disease and Climate Change

    This module informs students on the links between climate change and increases of infectious diseases worldwide. After reading through the scenario and using the additional resources provided, students complete investigations to...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Health, Solutions
    Subject:Science, Health, Environmental Studies
    Level:Primary / Elementary, Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Health

    Living in a Changing Climate: Health of Canadians (poster)

    A poster that describes how climate change is and will have an impact on our health and related risks with examples of how we can adapt to climate change. Readily accessible for students and useful in supporting student inquiry into...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Health
    Subject:Geography, Health, Environmental Studies, Earth Science, Environmental Science
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Natural Disasters

    New thinking on climate change: Al Gore's new slideshow (2008)

    In AL Gore's new slide show (2008), he presents evidence that the pace of climate change may be even worse than scientists were recently predicting, and challenges us to act with a sense of “generational...

    Type:Video
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Globalization, Natural Disasters
    Subject:Science, Geography, Health, Social Studies, Global Studies
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Food and Agriculture

    No Impact Project: Food

    Explore how food choices affect the environment and our quality of life. Develop a plan for one meal that includes only food that is seasonal, local, and unpackaged. The lesson also incorporates web site resources that build on themes...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Food and Agriculture
    Subject:English / Language Arts, Geography, Economics, Health
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Transportation

    People for Bikes: If I Ride

    A short video showcasing the benefits of bike riding and the different reasons for riding bikes. It showscases that many people ride bikes for different reasons but they are all united with a shared passion for bikes.

    Type:Video
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Health, Transportation
    Subject:Science, Geography, Health, Physical Education, Environmental Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Air, Atmosphere and Climate

    Sara Renner on skiing in a warming world

    In 30 or 40 years will there still be skiing near Ottawa? Join Sara Renner with other athletes, ski centre operators and a scientist for a free panel discussion put on by Ecology Ottawa. Sara is a cross-country skier and won...

    Type:Video
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate
    Subject:Science, Geography, Health, Physical Education, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Solutions

    Shopping Heats Up

    Shopping Heats Up is Lesson 8 from "Climate Change: Connections & Solutions" for grades 9 to 12. In this simulation, students experience how resources are distributed and used by different people based on access to...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Business and Economics, Social Justice, Solutions
    Subject:Mathematics, Geography, Health, Social Studies, Global Studies
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Health

    Sunspots

    This module provides teachers with resources and activities on the sun, sunspots and the effecst of the sun's rays. After reading through the scenario and using the additional resources provided, students complete investigations...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Health
    Subject:Mathematics, Science, Geography, Health, 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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  • Taking Action

    The Effects of Climate Change on Recreation and Tourism in the Prairies

    This paper focuses on the effect that changing weather and climate will have on tourism and recreation in Saskatchewan and Alberta.

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

    The Future of Snow and Skiing in a Warming World

    Panel discussion on the future of snow and skiinig  The panelists: Sara Renner  – Four-time Olympian and 2006 silver medalist who co-led the Canadian alpine and cross country ski team members in going carbon...

    Type:Video
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate
    Subject:Science, Geography, Health, Physical Education, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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