Waste

Wonderville provides games for students in topics of solar energy, waste, and wetlands.

Gr. 4 Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Gr. 7 & 9 CO2 and the Carbon Cycle Lesson Plans 

The City of Red Deer provides field trip tours at their Waste Management Facility. They also provide presentations on waste and air quality.

In-class programs for Calgary and Lethbridge cover bugs, wildlife, plants,  ecosystems, waste, climate, and energy. 

Alberta Environment & Parks provides activity books and lesson plans for all Grades and a variety of topics, including air quality, Alberta wildlife and fish, composting, and waste reduction.

Alberta Agriculture and Forestry provides lesson plans and resources about agriculture in Alberta for all Grades. 

Nature Source is an education portal created by Alberta Parks that contains virtual experiences and curriculum-linked modules. 

Dogo News provides kid-friendly articles covering various topics surrounding climate change and the environment. These articles can be found in the "Science" and "Environment" categories.

GreenLearning offers numerous curriculum-based lesson plan modules for teachers in a variety of topics and grade levels. 

Re-Energy - Learn how to build solar ovens, wind turbines, and hydro generators with your class.

Newsparks - Any grade - Environmental News Discussions.

Cool 2.0 - Climate Change Education Resources for any grade.

Electricity all Around Us - Gr. 5 Electricity. 

EnerAction - Gr. 4-7 - Series of action plans on reducing energy consumption at school and at home.

Real World Ecosystems - Gr. 7 Interactions & Ecosystems.

Location Matters - Gr. 7-10 Transportation and Sustainability.

Climate Change Where I Live - Gr. 9-12 Climate & Sustainability.

Real World Energy - Science 24.

Oil Sands Dialogue - Gr. 7-12 - Diverse Perspectives.

Eco 360 - Gr. 9-12 Biology, Chemistry, Social Studies, circular economy & diverting plastic waste. 

Inquiry Guide

The Spiral Inquiry Model is a guide for engaging students in Inquiry projects. 

Energy Revealed 

Energy Revealed is GreenLearning's energy efficiency and climate action program, designed to make energy visible to students. Using real energy data from school or home, students develop the knowledge and skills to be energy efficiency experts through hands-on, meaningful learning. ACEE was a partner during the Alberta pilot program.

Scientists in Schools is avaliable for schools throughout Alberta, including: Grande Prairie, Edmonton, Red Deer, Calgary, Lethbridge, & Medicine Hat. Presentations are linked to curriculum & based on teacher requests.

Check out these curriculum and career videos.  

 

Students can learn over 120 environmental careers with this online search tool. Each career contains information about what it entails, required education, and a Role Model's personal story of their experience in that career.