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  • Solutions

    Action Tips: Encourage Friends and Familly to Recycle Efficently

    This link gives students ways in which they can help teach their families and friends to recycle more effectively. It provides a number of tips which students are to share with their families and friends to reduce waste in their...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Recycling and Waste Management, Solutions
    Subject:Geography, Health, Social Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Sustainable Development

    Action Tips: Green Your Prom

    This webpages provides students with great tips and ideas to make their prom, or any school dance, environmentally-friendly.

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Solutions, Sustainable Development
    Subject:Geography, Social Studies, Extra-Curricular
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Taking Action

    Action Tips: Ways you can stop Global Warming

    This link provides youth with 27 ways in which they can make small changes to their everyday lifestyle to help stop global warming. A few examples include: buy products locally turn off your electronics plant a...

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

    Actions Tips: Combat Smog

    This webpages looks to motivate youth and provide them with helpful tips to combat smog and stop smog pollution. It also informs students on ways in which they can become more active within their local communities to help try and stop...

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

    Ahead of the storm: Preparing Toronto for Climate Change

    Produced for the City of Toronto, this resource outlines the development of a climate change adaptation strategy for the city.  It investigates major impacts of climate change to the city, such as rising temperatures, shorter and...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Governance, Taking Action
    Subject:Geography, Civics, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
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  • Solutions

    Al Gore on Averting Climate Crisis

    With the same humor and humanity he exuded in An Inconvenient Truth, Al Gore spells out 15 ways that individuals can address climate change immediately, from buying a hybrid to inventing a new, hotter "brand name" for global...

    Type:Video
    Topic:Business and Economics, Solutions
    Subject:Geography, Business Education, Family/Consumer Studies, Social Studies, Environmental Studies
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Air, Atmosphere and Climate

    Al Gore's New Thinking on the Climate Crisis

    In this brand-new slideshow (premiering on TED.com), Al Gore presents evidence that the pace of climate change may be even worse than scientists recently predicted. He challenges us to act.

    Type:Video
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate
    Subject:Science, Geography, Social Studies, Environmental Studies
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Sustainable Development

    Alberta Tomorrow

    Alberta Tomorrow  provides a free educational tool that uses cutting edge GIS technology and satellite imagery to simulate the future effects of human activities on Alberta's wildlife habitat, ecosystem services, and...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Sustainable Development
    Subject:History and Social Science, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Biology
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Renewable Energy

    Alternative Energy Sources - An Interdisciplinary Module for Energy Education

    This resource includes interdisciplinary lesson suggestions for teaching students grades 5-8 about energy sources. Detailed lesson plans include integration of renewable energy lessons, activities, videos and resources.

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Energy Generation, Energy Use and Conservation, Renewable Energy
    Subject:Mathematics, Science, English / Language Arts, Social Studies
    Level:Primary / Elementary, Intermediate / Middle
    Grade:JK K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
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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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