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  • Energy Use and Conservation

    Petroleum Play

    A collection of online games, printable games, and coloring pages that cover the process of recovering and using petroleum as a source of energy. This resource would be best used to reinforce previous learning about the topic in the...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Energy Generation, Energy Use and Conservation
    Subject:Science, Social Studies
    Level:Primary / Elementary
    Grade:JK K 1 2 3 4
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  • Energy Use and Conservation

    Petroleum Play Activity Book

    A 24 page booklet that includes age appropriate explanations of the oil and gas industry in Alberta. The activity booklet highlights important concepts and reinforces them through simple games, recipes, and short activities. The...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Energy Generation, Energy Use and Conservation
    Subject:Science, Social Studies
    Level:Primary / Elementary
    Grade: 1 2 3 4
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  • Recycling and Waste Management

    Recycle for Education Contest

    Staples Canada Recycle For Education program is giving away 20 computer labs to eco-responsible schools across Canada (each lab is valued at $25,000).  Any elementary or secondary school in Canada can enter by submitting an...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Energy Use and Conservation, Recycling and Waste Management
    Subject:Science, English / Language Arts, Arts, Environmental Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Renewable Energy

    Renew-A-Bean

    This activity introduces students to the difference between renewable and non-renewable resources. It shows students that non-renewable sources will be exhausted over time. Moreover, it shows that conservation measures—ways of...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Energy Use and Conservation, Renewable Energy
    Subject:Mathematics, Science, Social Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Transportation

    Ride, Roll and Stroll (EnerAction)

    Students dream up creative ways to get to school, dance lessons, hockey practice or a friend's place. After analyzing the pros and cons of their wild rides, students consider the more usual modes of transportation available to...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Energy Use and Conservation, Transportation
    Subject:Mathematics, Physical Education, Social Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle
    Grade: 4 5 6 7 8 9
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  • Sustainable Development

    Saskatoon's Energy & Greenhouse Gas Management Plan

    The development of the Saskatoon Energy and Greenhouse Gas Management Plan is a collaborative initiative by the City of Saskatoon and Roadmap 2020 that provides a framework to manage greenhouse gas emissions and reduce energy...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Energy Use and Conservation, Sustainable Development
    Subject:Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Renewable Energy

    Save Your Energy

    This is Student Reading 3 from "Climate Change: Connections & Solutions". Students will learn about the various energy sources for transportation and electricity. A focus on human dependence on fossil fuels will be...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Energy Generation, Energy Use and Conservation, Renewable Energy
    Subject:Geography, Social Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Science and Technology

    Science Unit - Cllimate Change - Are white roofs a solution to mitigate climate change? - Investigation

    Students design and carry out an investigation to determine if painting a roof white will help fight climate change.

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Energy Use and Conservation, Science and Technology
    Subject:Science, Earth Science, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
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  • Sustainable Development

    Shopping in Circles - Vancouver Sun

    An article on the emerging "circular economy", a product production system that could completely reduce the waste we produce and the resources we consume.

    Type:Research
    Topic:Business and Economics, Energy Use and Conservation, Sustainable Development
    Subject:English / Language Arts, Economics, Business Education, Environmental Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Energy Use and Conservation

    Simple Science of Climate Change for Kids

    A kid-centered video outlining the science of climate change. This video is a newscast made by kids, for kids that talk about the basics of science behind climate change and changes that have resulted from human activities over time....

    Type:Video
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Energy Generation, Energy Use and Conservation
    Subject:Science, Social Studies
    Level:Primary / Elementary
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