Energy, Water, and Waste Lessons

Energy

Lesson Plans:

Access to Food

Stuff that Plugs in

Community Mapping

A comparison of energy consumption in 3 Saskatoon neighbourhoods – Case Study

How SaskPower generates electricity for Saskatchewan – Case Study

Increasing active transportation – Case Study

Investigating output from solar panels – Case Study

Passive Solar House

Passive Solar House – Powerpoint

Q=(A x ΔT)/R

Q=(A x ΔT)/R – Answer Key

Save Energy Bingo Game

Save Energy Bingo – Calculator

Solar Panels and Their Impact on the Environment

Solar Water Heater

Oil Sands: The Case for Caution – Video

Oil Sands: The Case for Caution – Video Script

Oil Sands: The Case for Caution – Powerpoint

Uranium – Video

Uranium – Video script

Audits:

5 Light Bulbs

Food Miles: How We Eat

Heating – Home Energy (Simple)

Heating – Home Energy (Math-based)

Home Electricity Audit

Lights Out – School Energy Audit

Reading electrical and water meters

Mini Audits

Eat Less Meat

Campaigns:

Lights Half Off

Turn Down the Heat

Turn It Off – Electronics

Turn It Off – Vehicle Engines

Bike, Walk, or Board

Play Outside Days

How We Eat


Climate Change

Lesson Plans:

Power of One: climate change and taking action

Power of One: climate change and taking action – For outdoors

Power of One: climate change and taking action – PowerPoint

Climate Change – Evaluating Information Sources

Weather vs. Climate

Ecological Footprint Games

Climate Change – Video

Climate Change – Powerpoint and Script


Water

Lesson Plans:

Saving Water Relay

Water Calculation Workstation

How Does Water Move Through a Watershed

How to Fix a Leaking Toilet

Audits:

Water – For Home

Reading electrical and water meters

Campaigns:

Clean and Green

Refillable Water Bottle

Schoolyard Naturalization


Waste

Lesson Plans:

How Things Compost

Vermicomposting: Composting with Worms

How to Compost Outdoors

Sending an Environmental Message Through Visual Art

Audits:

Garbage Sort

Waste – Compost Audit

Campaigns:

Garbage Free Lunch

Alternative Gift Giving