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  • Renewable Energy

    Get Current: Switch on Clean Energy Activity Book

    Switching on clean energy technologies means strengthening the economy while protecting the environment. This activity book for all ages promotes energy awareness, with facts on different types of energy and a variety of puzzles with...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Energy Generation, Energy Use and Conservation, Renewable Energy
    Subject:Mathematics, Science, English / Language Arts
    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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  • Sustainable Development

    Grade Specific Resources for Financial Literacy - Ontario Association for Mathematics Education

    Resources for mathematics educators listed by grade level (grades 1-12) on how to use financial concepts to teach students about math. Link: http://www.oame.on.ca/main/index1.php?code=grspecres

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Business and Economics, Sustainable Development
    Subject:Mathematics, Economics, Business Education, 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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  • Taking Action

    Graph our Litter

    Students examine their schoolyard for litter and graph its spread. Using TIGed Collaborations, your students can share their results with other students around the world and discuss what the causes might be for any differences.

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Recycling and Waste Management, Solutions, Taking Action
    Subject:Mathematics, Science
    Level:Intermediate / Middle
    Grade: 7 8 9
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  • Air, Atmosphere and Climate

    Greenhouse Gas Investigations

    Greenhouse Gas Investigations is Lesson 1 from "Climate Change: Connections & Solutions". Through an experiment, students explore Earth’s greenhouse effect and graph results of 3 scenarios to draw conclusions about...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate
    Subject:Mathematics, Physics, Earth Science, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Water Issues

    Hidden Relationships: Energy Sources and Water Usage

    In this lesson, students will examine the major ways that water is utlized for a variety of energy sources. They will also participate in a photographic matching activity that compares energy usages to further understand the role...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Energy Generation, Water Issues
    Subject:Mathematics, Science, Social Studies
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Taking Action

    High School Climate Challenge

      High School Climate Challenge (HSCC) is an innovative program providing high school communities with the tools to assess and reduce their school’s carbon footprint and contribute to climate change solutions and...

    Type:Collaborative Project
    Topic:Energy Use and Conservation, Health, Taking Action
    Subject:Mathematics, Science, Civics & Citizenship, Environmental Studies, Global Studies
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Governance

    How Much Does Carbon Cost?

    How Much Does Carbon Cost? is Lesson 7 from "Climate Change: Connections & Solutions". Students evaluate structural solutions to regulate carbon emissions and play a cap and trade game, finding ways to reduce emissions...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Business and Economics, Governance
    Subject:Mathematics, Business Education, Social Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Sustainable Development

    How Much Electricity Do We Use?

    This activity has students explore how much electricity Ontarians consume in a day. The students will examine the daily provincial electricity consumption using graphs. A Family Electricity Journal is kept.

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Energy Generation, Energy Use and Conservation, Sustainable Development
    Subject:Mathematics, Science, Life Skills, Social Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Science and Technology

    Hybrid Vehicles: Cut Pollution & Save Money

    The purpose of this education module is to introduce students to the advantages and benefits of putting more hybrid electric vehicles on the streets, and also to open their eyes to the economic reality of buying or owning a hybrid...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Energy Generation, Energy Use and Conservation, Science and Technology
    Subject:Mathematics, Science, Technology and Skilled Trades, Environmental Science
    Level:Intermediate / Middle
    Grade: 4 5 6 7 8 9
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  • Energy Use and Conservation

    Illuminating Climate Change: Connecting Lighting and Global Warming

    This lesson will introduce students to the basics of global climate change and build their understanding of the connection between lighting and global warming.

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Energy Use and Conservation
    Subject:Mathematics, Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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