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  • Science and Technology

    Carbon Monoxide: Its Environmental Impact

    Carbon Monoxide: its environmental impact is a module that informs students on the natural and anthropogenic sources of carbon monoxide. Students will also learn about the effects of carbon monoxide and ways to limit the impact on the...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Globalization, Science and Technology
    Subject:Mathematics, Science, Geography, Technology and Skilled Trades, Environmental Studies
    Level:Primary / Elementary, Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade:K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Sustainable Development

    Cary Fowler: One seed at a time, protecting the future of food

    In this video, Cary Fowler disscusses the ways in which the varieties of wheat, corn and rice we grow today may not thrive in a future threatened by climate change. Bringing forth the idea of sustainability and stressing to his...

    Type:Video
    Topic:Biodiversity, Food and Agriculture, Sustainable Development
    Subject:Science, Geography, Social Studies, Environmental Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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  • Natural Disasters

    Change for the Oceans

    This animated video highlights threats on animal life posed by climate change. Given enough time, sea life could adapt to climate change. Sadly animals evolve far too slowly. But we can change as quickly as we choose to. Small actions...

    Type:Video
    Topic:Ecosystems, Natural Disasters
    Subject:Geography, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Primary / Elementary, Intermediate / Middle
    Grade:JK K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
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  • Renewable Energy

    Change is in the air: climate change, clean air and sustainable energy moving from framework to action

    Published by the city of Toronto, this document outlines phase 1 of the Climate Change, Clean Air and Sustainable Energy Action Plan, focusing on challenging climate change and poor air quality which has decreased due to the...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Energy Generation, Renewable Energy
    Subject:Science, Social Studies, Environmental Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
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  • Taking Action

    Citizen Climate

    Citizen Climate is for high school students and focuses on global climate solutions. This curriculum emphasizes civic engagement and helps teachers and students understand the critical and complex climate solutions being discussed on...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Business and Economics, Taking Action
    Subject:English / Language Arts, Economics, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Sustainable Development

    City of Kingston and Climate Change, Ask-an-Expert

    Daniel Shipp — has expertise on climate change and the City of Kingston — is available through ask-an-expert for the Climate Change in My Municipality, an Inquiry . Mr Shipp is the Coordinator of...

    Type:Collaborative Project
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Solutions, Sustainable Development
    Subject:English / Language Arts, Civics & Citizenship, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Sustainable Development

    City of London Community Energy Action Plan (2014–2018)

    The City of London is a participant in the Partners for Climate Protection (PCP) program, a network of Canadian municipal governments that have committed to reducing greenhouse gases and acting on climate change. PCP is a partnership...

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

    City of Toronto - Every Tree Counts

    This resource displays the findings of a 2007 citywide tree canopy study for the city of Toronto focusing on the sustainability of Urban Forestry and the recreational/health benefits it provides to local communities. The research...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Biodiversity, Ecosystems, Sustainable Development
    Subject:Science, Geography, Environmental Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
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  • Solutions

    City of Toronto Carbon Credit Policy Review workshop Report

    Hosted by the Toronto Environment Office, this review outlines the May 2011 workshop regarding the city of Toronto's carbon credit policy. Various  stakeholders from nonprofit, academic and business sectors met together to...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Business and Economics, Solutions
    Subject:Civics & Citizenship, Social Studies, Environmental Studies
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Sustainable Development

    City of Toronto's Prescribed Burning of Forestry

    This resource outlines the practice of prescribed burning conducted by the city of Toronto and its local foresty. It outlines what the practice of Prescribed Burning is, the impacts on the environment and how the city chooses and...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Ecosystems, Sustainable Development
    Subject:Science, Environmental Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
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