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Climate Change Science: An Updated Resource - With Canadian and Global Impacts, Mitigation & Adaptation - 2018 Revision

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Harold Gopaul - 2 years ago
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This text is illustrated with graphs, photos and …
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Harold Gopaul - 2 years ago
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This text is illustrated with graphs, photos and cites the work of hundreds of scientists and organizations such as the IPCC, NASA, Environment Canada, Royal Society of Canada, and Natural Resources Canada, to name a few. My resource is an update on the science of climate change, extreme weather and reducing greenhouse gas emissions with frequent reference to Canada and in particular British Columbia. Global impacts, mitigation and adaptation are explained throughout the text. My four years of research cites reputable journals, national and international organizations and the media. Research covers climate change from the Arctic to the Antarctic, projection of climate change, how to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, El Nino/La Nina, extreme weather, renewables, the oil sands and transport of bitumen, and Canada's contribution at the UN COP meetings. This book is meant as my gift to our youths to make wise decisions about their future. **Revised edition uploaded January 2018.
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Applied Skills
Information Technology
Cross-Curricular
Aboriginal Education
Social Justice
Teaching Strategies
Research
Curriculum
Learning
Science
Biology
Earth Science
Social Studies
Geography
Law
Revised Curriculum
Environmental Science
Keywords
projecting climate
BC climate initiatives
Kyoto to Paris
Pipelines
Global temperature
Deniers of climate change
renewables
hydrogen and electric cars
Learning Standards
Environmental and Climate Change with curriculum concepts in the Sciences and Social Studies.
Language
English
Date Created
Jan 12, 2016
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Éducation à l’environnement : Guide interdisciplinaire à l’intention des enseignantes et des enseignants

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Glen Hansman - 3 years ago
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IN FRENCH - This guide provides teachers with a f…
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Glen Hansman - 3 years ago
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IN FRENCH - This guide provides teachers with a framework for teaching environmental education through an integrated approach. Facilitating environmental education within all curriculum areas rather than isolating it shows the importance of the environment on students’ daily lives and within their community. The Experiential Learning Cycle Model (direct experience, critical reflection, conceptionalization) is explained. As well, the principals for conceptualizing environmental education are described through the CARE model (complexity, aesthetics, responsibility, and ethics).
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Cross-Curricular
Science
Biology
Chemistry
Earth Science
Keywords
environment
environmental
eco justice
science
Language
French
Date Created
Feb 24, 2015
3 recommendations   804 downloads

Environmental Learning and Experience: An Interdisciplinary Guide for Teachers

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Glen Hansman - 3 years ago
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This guide provides teachers with a framework for…
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Glen Hansman - 3 years ago
Description
This guide provides teachers with a framework for teaching environmental education through an integrated approach. Facilitating environmental education within all curriculum areas rather than isolating it shows the importance of the environment on students’ daily lives and within their community. The Experiential Learning Cycle Model (direct experience, critical reflection, conceptionalization) is explained. As well, the principals for conceptualizing environmental education are described through the CARE model (complexity, aesthetics, responsibility, and ethics).
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Cross-Curricular
Science
Biology
Chemistry
Earth Science
Keywords
environment
eco justice
green economy
environmental
science
Language
English
Date Created
Feb 24, 2015
3 recommendations   2836 downloads

Climate Justice in BC: Lessons for Transformation

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Kathy Hartman - 3 years ago
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This Climate Justice in BC resource package was d…
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Kathy Hartman - 3 years ago
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This Climate Justice in BC resource package was designed to provide teachers with classroom-ready materials to engage their students with how climate action intersects with social justice. The curriculum features eight modules designed for students in Grades 8 to 12 that explore climate justice within the context of BC’s communities history, economy and ecology.These lessons tie into subject matter and prescribed learning outcomes (PLOs) already in BC’s curriculum, while providing a framework with which to unpack modern social and environmental issues, such as our industrial food system, consumerism and waste, transportation, and the development of a green economy.
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Applied Skills
Business Education
Home Economics
Tourism
Cross-Curricular
Aboriginal Education
Careers
Leadership
Social Justice
Health and PE
Outdoor Education
Science
Biology
Earth Science
Social Studies
Economics
Geography
History
Labour History
Law
Keywords
climate
change
consumerism
communities
ecology
economy
transportation
zero waste
green
food security
food
URLs
http://teachclimatejustice.ca/about/
Language
English
Date Created
Oct 17, 2014