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Kids Boost Immunity - where local learning meets global giving

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5
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Kids Boost Immunity - one year ago
Description
Kids Boost Immunity (KBI) is a free online learni…
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Kids Boost Immunity - one year ago
Description
Kids Boost Immunity (KBI) is a free online learning resource for Canadian students that pairs local learning with a global reward: vaccines for children in need through UNICEF. The more quizzes a student completes, the more vaccines they earn for kids in another part of the world through UNICEF. It’s that simple! KBI is brimming with carefully curated lessons linked to science, health or social studies curricula on a wide range of topics including:
Germs and infections
The immune system
Vaccines & Antibiotics
The spread of infectious disease & outbreaks
Global inequality in health and the role of NGOs
Evaluating online information sources Go to our website to find out more. Teachers can easily view sample lessons on the site and find out how to get started using these resources in the classroom. http://www.kidsboostimmunity.com
Subject
Cross-Curricular
Social Justice
Health and PE
Keywords
global citizenship
science
social studies
health
immunization
URLs
http://kidsboostimmunity.com
Language
English
Date Created
Oct 24, 2018
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Langage et terminologie de l’exploration du genre et de la sexualité

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Lesson Plan
Grade Level
8
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12
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - one year ago
Description
Dans cette leçon, l’élève explorera le langage et…
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Lesson Plan
Grade Level
8
9
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11
12
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - one year ago
Description
Dans cette leçon, l’élève explorera le langage et la terminologie qui l’aideront à comprendre les inégalités sociales auxquelles les minorités sexuelles et de genre ont dû et doivent encore faire face aujourd’hui. Cette compréhension aidera l’élève à réfléchir de façon critique sur le genre et la sexualité, ce qui favorisera l’inclusion au sein des écoles et rendra le monde plus équitable.
Subject
Health and PE
Social Studies
Keywords
SOGI
LGBTQ
minorités sexuelles et de genre
expression de genre
identité de genre
orientation sexuelle
Learning Standards
Éducation physique et santé (8e, 9e et 10e année) * Proposer des stratégies pour réagir à la discrimination, aux stéréotypes et à l’intimidation. Éducation physique et santé (10e année) * Explorer et décrire les facteurs qui façonnent les identités personnelles, y compris les facteurs sociaux et culturels. Sciences humaines (10e, 11e et 12e année) * Expliquer et inférer différents points de vue au sujet de personnes, de lieux, d'enjeux ou d'événements du passé ou du présent, en tenant compte des normes, des valeurs, des visions du monde et des croyances dominantes. (perspective)
Duration
40-60 min
Language
French
Date Created
Jun 23, 2018
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Language and Terminology to Explore Gender and Sexuality

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Lesson Plan
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8
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Adult
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - 2 years ago
Description
This lesson will explore the language and termino…
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Lesson Plan
Grade Level
8
9
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Adult
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - 2 years ago
Description
This lesson will explore the language and terminology which help us to understand and discuss the historical inequality which gender and sexual minorities have faced and continue to face. This understanding will help students to think critically about gender and sexuality which will help promote a more inclusive school and a more equitable world.
Subject
Cross-Curricular
Social Justice
Health and PE
Social Studies
Keywords
SOGI
LGBTQ
gender identity
gender diversity
sexual orientation
homophobia
transphobia
URLs
http://www.sogieducation.org
http://pridenet.ca/wp-content/uploads/the-gender-spectrum.pdf
http://www.transstudent.org/gender
Learning Standards
PHE 8/9/10 - Propose/analyze strategies for responding to discrimination, stereotyping, and bullying. PHE 10 - Explore and describe factors that shape personal identities Social Studies 10/11/12 - Explain and infer different perspectives on past or present people, places, issues, or events by considering prevailing norms, values, worldviews, and beliefs (perspective)
Duration
60 min
Language
English
Date Created
Oct 20, 2016
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Learning About Our Bodies

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Lesson Plan
Grade Level
K
1
Submitted By
Scott Beddall - 2 years ago
Description
This activity helps children learn to integrate t…
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
K
1
Submitted By
Scott Beddall - 2 years ago
Description
This activity helps children learn to integrate the sexual parts of their bodies with the rest of their bodies. The activity reinforces that the child is the owner of his/her body and must take responsibility for it. The teacher acknowledges that the private parts of the body are often ignored or given silly names, then provides the correct names. Next the children are given an opportunity to draw male and female external genitals on outline figures. The teacher makes clear that these parts are private, that they may feel good when they are touched, that touching is done only in private, and that, except for health reasons, no one has the right to touch someone else's private parts without permission.
Subject
Health and PE
Keywords
sexual health
reproductive health
body parts
anatomy
private parts
genitals
URLs
http://recapp.etr.org/recapp/index.cfm?fuseaction=pages.LearningActivitiesDetail&PageID=155
http://recapp.etr.org/recapp/documents/freebies/femaleoutline.pdf
http://recapp.etr.org/recapp/documents/freebies/maleoutline.pdf
http://recapp.etr.org/recapp/documents/freebies/bodyoutlinewrksht.pdf
Learning Standards
Physical and Health Education: - Identify and describe a variety of unsafe and/or uncomfortable situations (K) - Describe ways to prevent and respond to a variety of unsafe and/or uncomfortable situations (1)
Duration
60 minutes
Language
English
Date Created
Nov 22, 2016
0 recommendations   1891 downloads

Learning for Life

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Unit Plan
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4
5
6
7
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UBC Digital Emergency Medicine - 2 years ago
Description
Learning for Life is an education initiative that…
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Activity
Lesson Plan
Unit Plan
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Grade Level
4
5
6
7
Submitted By
UBC Digital Emergency Medicine - 2 years ago
Description
Learning for Life is an education initiative that aims to develop the various aspects of digital health literacy and promote healthy lifestyle behaviours among upper elementary students and families in BC. Learning for Life provides students with the competencies to use technology to support their health, to critically assess information provided through technology, and to balance the helpfulness of technology with the promotion of healthy lifestyle behaviours (using Canadian guidelines). The initiative was created by a group of researchers in UBC Faculty of Medicine's Digital Emergency Medicine Office who explore and advance the use of information and communication technologies to connect people to quality health information. Learning for Life resources have been collaboratively developed with a multi-sectoral, inter-professional panel of education, clinical and public health experts. Learning for Life offers a suite of resources for grade 4-7 teachers. These resources include two accessible and easy-to-use teacher toolkits with lesson plans connected to the K-9 core competencies. Activities for students include in-class and take-home activities, along with exciting online choose-your-own-adventure graphic novels!
Subject
Health and PE
Keywords
digital health
sleep hygiene
mental health
social emotional learning
social emotional development
health literacy
wellness
URLs
https://digem.med.ubc.ca/projects/ubclearningforlife/
Duration
45-60 minutes per lesson
Language
English
Date Created
Oct 20, 2016
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Making Space: Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice Throughout the K-12 Curriculum

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pre-K
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Submitted By
Glen Hansman - 4 years ago
Description
Government publication to support teachers in dis…
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pre-K
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Submitted By
Glen Hansman - 4 years ago
Description
Government publication to support teachers in discussing social justice issues across the K-12 curriculum.
Subject
Arts Education
Cross-Curricular
Social Justice
Teaching Strategies
English Language Arts
Health and PE
Mathematics
Science
Social Studies
Keywords
social justice
racism
homophobia
sexism
law
social studies
diversity
Language
English
Date Created
Feb 24, 2015
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Master of Disaster

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Unit Plan
Activity
Classroom printables
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
6
Submitted By
BrittanyS - 3 years ago
Description
PreparedBC’s Master of Disaster learning resource…
Resource Type
Unit Plan
Activity
Classroom printables
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
6
Submitted By
BrittanyS - 3 years ago
Description
PreparedBC’s Master of Disaster learning resources teach students the importance of knowing the risks, having a kit and having a plan as well as personal, household and neighbourhood preparedness. It is taught through three core modules, each with suggested learning outcomes, suggested activities and supporting interactive resources. Modules can be used in sequence or individually. Once all three modules are complete, students are officially a "Master of Disaster" and can receive their very own certificate of completion! All modules are customizable to suit the needs of each individual classroom. **If your classroom uses these resources, please provide feedback as outlined on the Master of Disaster website. Your students will be entered to win a draw for Master of Disaster prizes, including a starter emergency kit!**
Subject
Cross-Curricular
Leadership
Health and PE
Science
Earth Science
Geography
Keywords
Disasters
Emergencies
Emergency
Planning
Hazards
URLs
https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/safety/emergency-preparedness-response-recovery/preparedbc/public-education-programs/master-of-disaster
Learning Standards
Master of Disaster are PreparedBC's learning resources to support educators in teaching students about how to prepare for disasters in their region. Resources align with all competencies as outlined in BC's new curriculum including: Communication, Thinking, Personal Awareness and Responsibility, Social Responsibility and Creative Thinking.
Duration
30-50 minutes per lesson/practice
Language
English
Date Created
May 2, 2016
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Matthew Morin: Overcoming Adversity

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6
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Heart Mind Online - 2 years ago
Description
With heartfelt honesty, Matthew Morin shares his …
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Heart Mind Online - 2 years ago
Description
With heartfelt honesty, Matthew Morin shares his story of overcoming adversity to get in touch with his dream, his inner flame and his resources. Supported by relationships and experiences at school, Matthew’s story of emotional growth is also a story about taking on a physical challenge in a safe environment - in order to learn that “we are stronger than we think we are.”
Subject
Cross-Curricular
Leadership
English Language Arts
Health and PE
Keywords
Core Competencies
Social Emotional Learning
Resilience
Confidence
URLs
http://heartmindonline.org/resources/matthew-morin-overcoming-adversity
Learning Standards
Use the video and questions below as a starting point to engage students in reflection and dialogue.
Duration
45-60min
Language
English
Date Created
May 9, 2017
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Mindful Breathing

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Lesson Plan
Grade Level
2
Submitted By
Scott Beddall - 2 years ago
Description
Research on the effectiveness of mindfulness inte…
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
2
Submitted By
Scott Beddall - 2 years ago
Description
Research on the effectiveness of mindfulness interventions has grown substantially in the past 15 years, and has spread from clinical/medical interventions to more population-based application such as at the school level. For students, training in mindfulness practice has demonstrated improvements in working memory, attention, academic skills, social skills, emotional regulation, and self-esteem, as well as self-reported improvements in mood and decreases in anxiety, stress, and fatigue. This approach can be used at the start or end of class, or between activities; it can happen during a transition time, as a way to help students calm and prepare for a reflective activity after physical activity.
Subject
Health and PE
Keywords
mental health
mindfulness
self regulation
social-emotional
stress
anxiety
relaxation
Learning Standards
Physical and Health Education (Grade 2) - Identify and apply strategies that promote mental well-being
Duration
30 minutes x 2
Language
English
Date Created
Nov 21, 2016
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Miss. Casella's Classroom

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pre-K
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Gina Casella - 3 years ago
Description
Welcome to Miss. Casella's Classroom! This is i…
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Other
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Submitted By
Gina Casella - 3 years ago
Description
Welcome to Miss. Casella's Classroom! This is intended to provide free math and literacy lessons, as well as, to have an ongoing conversation with like-minded people. Emphasis is placed on social emotional learning, mystery, creativity, and imagination. Strongly, as a public educator, I feel these elements help to evoke independent critical thinking skills, while opening a gateway to optimism. Personally, I love philosophical metacognitive conversations. Inside all of us, there is a child. Let that child play. Fully, I support play-based learning/inquiry-based learning at all levels of learning. In these environments, people thrive by having the opportunity to do their own thinking, reaching their own conclusions independently or in a group. Centers, give way to incorporate the multiple intelligences and differentiated learning. Is it farfetched to believe Big Foot exists? Do fairies really exist? Why you ask? Well...why not! Dinosaurs once ruled this planet.
Subject
Revised Curriculum
Cross-Curricular
Teaching Strategies
English Language Arts
Health and PE
Mathematics
Keywords
social-emotional learning
math
literacy
critical thinking
imagination
multiple intelligences
differentiated learning
URLs
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVa1C4QXhBo9BaX6BaOZYog
Learning Standards
-Social-emotional learning; critical thinking
Duration
30 minutes-60 minutes
Language
English
Date Created
Oct 16, 2016
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Miss. Casella's Classroom: A Terrible Thing Happened

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Other
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pre-K
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Submitted By
Gina Casella - 3 years ago
Description
Most viewed on Miss Casella's Classroom. Sherman …
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Other
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pre-K
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Submitted By
Gina Casella - 3 years ago
Description
Most viewed on Miss Casella's Classroom. Sherman Smith saw the most terrible thing happen. We the readers are not informed of what it was. This story is gently told and illustrated. It is a call-out to reinforce how negative emotions manifest inside of us. Violent acts, don't always have to be stereotype examples involving people. Violence includes natural disasters, like floods or hurricanes. A car accident or a fire are other examples. Please know, we are all wearing the ruby slippers. We all have the power within ourselves to move forward in our lives. No, it isn't always easy. Remember, taking the first step, in anything, is the hardest step. Talk to someone today!
Subject
Revised Curriculum
Cross-Curricular
Social Justice
English Language Arts
Health and PE
Keywords
at risk students
social-emotional learning
critical thinking
violence
gangs
URLs
https://youtu.be/mcX6vq4VOQM
Learning Standards
Social-emotional learning; critical thinking
Duration
30 minutes-60 minutes
Language
English
Date Created
Oct 16, 2016
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Miss. Casella's Classroom: Daddy's Roomate. Being Gay is Just One More Kind of Love

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Presentation
Other
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pre-K
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Submitted By
Gina Casella - 3 years ago
Description
Two notes in two days from the bears! Being gay …
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Presentation
Other
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pre-K
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Submitted By
Gina Casella - 3 years ago
Description
Two notes in two days from the bears! Being gay is just another kind of love. The bears inform us about the legalization of gay marriage in Ireland. Here in Canada too, people of the same gender can marry each other. The bears place emphasis on a number of points. Not everyone supports gay marriage, although, it was a majority rule. We always need to respect all views. How can we be all we can be when we're not allowed to be true to ourselves? The bears say, as long as you're not hurting yourself or others, you should be able to be true to yourself. If you can't be true to yourself, maybe you're not allowed to be or maybe you're too afraid for to be, to remember, that gay marriage didn't just happen overnight. It took a lot of courage, for people to stand up for something they believe in. What do you believe in? Will you take a stand? Taking the first step is the hardest.
Subject
English Language Arts
Health and PE
Keywords
LGBTQ
gay
daddy's roommate
social emotional learning
at risk students
URLs
https://youtu.be/l4a6-xLJgZE
Learning Standards
-Social-emotional learning; critical thinking
Duration
20 minutes-60 minutes
Language
English
Date Created
Oct 16, 2016
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My Name Was January

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9
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Adult
Submitted By
Committee for Action on Social Justice - 11 months ago
Description
DVD with study guide that tells the story of Janu…
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Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
9
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Adult
Submitted By
Committee for Action on Social Justice - 11 months ago
Description
DVD with study guide that tells the story of January. January Marie Lapuz was a transgender woman of colour who was murdered in September 2012 in New Westminster, British Columbia. She was an advocate for trans rights and was known as the “bright light” among Vancouver’s LGBTQ community. This documentary feature film is a celebration of January’s life, among other trans women of colour. This film is about remembering the impact that January had on the lives of everyone she encountered. This film is about uplifting the narratives and lived experiences of trans women of colour. This film is about collectively liberating all marginalized and oppressed people.
Subject
Cross-Curricular
Leadership
Social Justice
Health and PE
Social Studies
Law
Keywords
LGBTQ
LGBTQ2S+
Trans
social justice
gender
sogi
URLs
https://januarylapuz.net/
https://bctf.ca/videos.aspx
Language
English
Date Created
Nov 16, 2018
0 recommendations   140 downloads

A Natural High

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Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
8
Submitted By
Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research - 2 years ago
Description
Endurance aerobic activities (like jogging, cycli…
Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
8
Submitted By
Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research - 2 years ago
Description
Endurance aerobic activities (like jogging, cycling, dancing, rowing and the like) have long been seen as reducing stress, relieving anxiety, enhancing mood and decreasing the perception of pain. The high that can sometimes accompany jogging even led to the creation of its own term, “runner's high.” There are various theories on how this “high” occurs related to the natural release in the body of endorphins, endocannabinoids or leptin. These “natural drugs” activate the same mechanisms in the brain as opioids, cannabis or other drugs. While the research on the “runner’s high” is not definitive, there is solid evidence that exercise, even in smaller doses, can boost your mood, raise your energy level, relieve anxiety and make you feel calm and relaxed. This on top of all the other benefits of physical activity!
Subject
Health and PE
Keywords
iMinds
drug literacy
substance use
drug use
drug education
URLs
www.iminds.ca
Learning Standards
Links to Curriculum First Peoples’ principles of learning • Learning ultimately supports the well-being of the self, the family, the community, the land, the spirits, and the ancestors • Learning involves recognizing the consequences of one’s actions Physical and Health Education 8 Big ideas • Daily participation in different types of physical activity influences our physical literacy and personal health and fitness goals • Lifelong participation in physical activity has many benefits and is an essential part of a healthy lifestyle • Healthy choices influence our physical, emotional and mental well-being Competencies • Describe how students’ participation in physical activities at school, at home, and in the community can influence their health and fitness • Identify and apply strategies to pursue personal healthy-living goals • Describe and assess strategies for promoting mental well-being, for self and others • Describe and assess strategies for managing problems related to mental well-being and substance use, for others
Duration
30-60 minutes with potential for more
Language
English
Date Created
May 19, 2017
1 recommendation  

Nature Scene Investigators by Beetles Science and Teaching for Field Instructors

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Activity
Assessment
Classroom printables
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
4
5
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7
8
Submitted By
EEPSA : http://eepsa.org/ - one year ago
Description
This activity sets an exciting tone of exploratio…
Resource Type
Activity
Assessment
Classroom printables
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
4
5
6
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8
Submitted By
EEPSA : http://eepsa.org/ - one year ago
Description
This activity sets an exciting tone of exploration and discovery, encouraging an inquiry mindset in students that helps establish a community of curious, active learners. Students gain tools to explore the natural world—and are inspired to discover and attempt to explain the abundant nature mysteries that surround us. NSI works well at the start of a field experience, to get students excited about nature mysteries.
Subject
Revised Curriculum
Health and PE
Outdoor Education
Science
Earth Science
Environmental Science
Keywords
Experiential Education
Ecosystem
Place-based Education
Inquiry
URLs
http://www.beetlesproject.org/cms/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/NSI-Nature-Scene-Investigators-2.pdf
http://www.beetlesproject.org/resources/for-field-instructors/nsi-nature-scene-investigators-2/
Duration
30-60 minutes
Language
English
Date Created
Jun 30, 2018
0 recommendations   131 downloads

A Park or a Cage?

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Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
9
Submitted By
Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research - 2 years ago
Description
“Drugs cause addiction.” This was the conclusion …
Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
9
Submitted By
Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research - 2 years ago
Description
“Drugs cause addiction.” This was the conclusion drawn from repeated rat experiments in numerous university research centres in the 1950s and 60s. These studies had involved the use of tiny cages with contraptions that allowed isolated animals to drink drug-laced sugar water or inject drugs by pressing a lever. The rats consumed large amounts of heroin, morphine, amphetamine, cocaine and other drugs, sometimes not eating and dying through neglect. This led scientists to conclude that the drugs had innate powers that made them irresistible to rats and humans alike.
Subject
Health and PE
Keywords
iMinds
drug literacy
substance use
drug education
the rat park experiment
drug addiction
health literacy
URLs
www.iminds.ca
Learning Standards
Curricular competencies • Social and community health o Createstrategiesforpromotingthehealthandwell-beingoftheschoolandcommunity • Mental well-being o Analyzestrategiesforpromotingmentalwell-beingforselfandothers o Assessandevaluatestrategiesformanagingproblemsrelatedtomentalwell-beingand substance use for others o Exploreanddescribefactorsthatshapepersonalidentities,includingsocialandcultural factors
Duration
60 to 90 minutes with potential for more
Language
English
Date Created
May 19, 2017
0 recommendations   86 downloads

Le plan du climat de l’école

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
8
9
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - one year ago
Description
Dans cette leçon, les élèves créeront une carte d…
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
8
9
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - one year ago
Description
Dans cette leçon, les élèves créeront une carte de leur école qui leur permettra d’évaluer la sécurité et l’accueil des différents espaces pour les élèves qui s’identifient comme transgenres, bispirituels ou de genre non binaire. Les élèves exploreront à quel point l’identité de genre et l’expression de genre sont influencées par les attentes sociales. Ils auront à expliquer et à étayer leur point de vue face à un texte.
Subject
Health and PE
Languages
French/FSL
Keywords
SOGI
LGBTQ
l’identité de genre
l’expression de genre
transgenres
gai
lesbienne
Learning Standards
Compétences * Proposer des stratégies pour réagir à la discrimination, aux stéréotypes et à l’intimidation * Proposer des stratégies pour développer et maintenir de saines relations * Créer des stratégies pour promouvoir la santé et le bien-être à l’école et dans la communauté * Explorer et décrire les conséquences des transitions et des changements sur l’identité Contenu * Les conséquences de l’intimidation, des stéréotypes et de la discrimination * L’influence des changements physiques, affectifs et sociaux sur l’identité et les relations
Duration
60 -80 min
Language
English
Date Created
Jun 23, 2018
0 recommendations   189 downloads

Que faire de mes cartes de la saint-valentin? Campagne de financement socialement responsable

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Lesson Plan
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1
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7
Submitted By
CASJ - 2 years ago
Description
This lesson addresses individual decision making …
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Lesson Plan
Grade Level
1
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Submitted By
CASJ - 2 years ago
Description
This lesson addresses individual decision making around charitable campaigns. Each child makes a donation to Projet Amour, a global campaign to send funds for school supplies to developing countries. Students use the money they would have spent on Valentines cards for this donation. To raise these funds, children do errands at home.
Subject
Cross-Curricular
Social Justice
Health and PE
Social Studies
Keywords
recycling
developing world
charity
solidarity
human rights
environment
Duration
4 sessions, ranging from 30 to 50 minutes each
Language
French
Date Created
Dec 22, 2016
0 recommendations   118 downloads

Qu’est-ce qu’une famille?

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Lesson Plan
Grade Level
pre-K
K
1
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - one year ago
Description
Cet exercice permet à l’élève de voir sa propre s…
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
pre-K
K
1
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - one year ago
Description
Cet exercice permet à l’élève de voir sa propre situation comme dans un miroir et sert de fenêtre sur tous les types de familles qui existent, même si on ne les trouve pas au sein de la classe ou de l’école.
Subject
Health and PE
Social Studies
Keywords
SOGI
LGBTQ
diversité familiale
diversité des cultures
Learning Standards
Sciences humaines (maternelle) * Les différences et les ressemblances entre les individus et les familles Sciences humaines (1re année) * La diversité des cultures, des origines et des points de vue au sein de la communauté locale et des autres communautés Éducation physique et santé (maternelle et 1re année) * Les comportements bienveillants au sein des groupes et des familles
Duration
2 x 30 min
Language
French
Date Created
Jun 23, 2018
3 recommendations   2452 downloads

Questioning Gender Expectations

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Lesson Plan
Grade Level
2
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5
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - 2 years ago
Description
This lesson will explore the expectations we have…
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Lesson Plan
Grade Level
2
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5
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - 2 years ago
Description
This lesson will explore the expectations we have around gender, and reinforce the notion that no one should feel confined by these expectations or teased /put down because of them.
Subject
Cross-Curricular
Social Justice
English Language Arts
Health and PE
Social Studies
Keywords
SOGI
LGBTQ
Gender
gender identity
gender diversity
teasing
bullying
name-calling
URLs
http://www.sogieducation.org
http://pridenet.ca/wp-content/uploads/the-gender-spectrum.pdf
Learning Standards
ELA 2/3 - The role that story plays in personal, family, and community identity ELA 4/5 - Use personal experience and knowledge to connect to text and deepen understanding of self, community, and world PHE 2/3 - Identify personal skills, interests, and preferences and describe how they influence self-identity PHE 4/5 - Describe factors that positively influence mental well-being and self-identity
Duration
2 x 40 min
Language
English
Date Created
Oct 20, 2016
0 recommendations   380 downloads

Recognizing Mental Health Challenges and Achieving Mental Wellness - Brief Instructional Samples

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
8
9
Submitted By
PHSA Health Literacy - 2 years ago
Description
A set of six brief instructional samples that pro…
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
8
9
Submitted By
PHSA Health Literacy - 2 years ago
Description
A set of six brief instructional samples that provide opportunities for students to explore: - What is mental health? - Signs and symptoms of stress, anxiety and depression - Strategies for supporting friends who are struggling with mental health challenges - Exploring concepts around mental health such as stigma and seeking help
Subject
Health and PE
Keywords
mental well-being
body image
anxiety
panic attacks
stress
depression
stigma
URLs
http://foundrybc.ca/schools
https://youtu.be/aIfbVXhZx8E
https://youtu.be/drQeUohCAJY
https://youtu.be/ULY1ruj-Qok
https://youtu.be/mEusfyTNTLo
https://youtu.be/zwAm-MabTUQ
https://foundrybc.ca/supporting-others/supporting-a-friend/
https://keltymentalhealth.ca/collection/keltys-recommended-resources-mental-health-substance-use-resources-youth
Learning Standards
Physical and Health Education: - Grade 8 - Describe and assess strategies for promoting mental well-being, for self and others; Describe and assess strategies for managing problems related to mental well-being and substance use, for others - Grade 9 - Assess and evaluate strategies for managing problems related to mental well-being and substance use,for others
Duration
30-60 minutes each
Language
English
Date Created
Nov 21, 2016
0 recommendations   352 downloads

Recognizing Mental Health Challenges and Identifying Strategies for Well-being

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
9
Submitted By
PHSA Health Literacy - 2 years ago
Description
Improvements in mental health literacy can have a…
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
9
Submitted By
PHSA Health Literacy - 2 years ago
Description
Improvements in mental health literacy can have a number of benefits including prevention, early recognition and intervention, and the reduction of stigma. Recognizing mental health challenges early and connecting to appropriate resources and strategies increases the chances of better long-term outcomes and overall mental wellness.
Subject
Health and PE
Keywords
mental health
mental well-being
stigma
mental illness
symptoms
URLs
https://foundrybc.ca/schools
Learning Standards
Physical and Health Education (Grade 9) - Analyze strategies for promoting mental well-being, for self and others
Duration
60 minutes
Language
English
Date Created
Nov 21, 2016
0 recommendations   117 downloads

Remise en question des attentes par rapport au genre

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
2
3
4
5
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - one year ago
Description
Dans cette leçon, l’élève explore l’identité, les…
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
2
3
4
5
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - one year ago
Description
Dans cette leçon, l’élève explore l’identité, les stéréotypes que la société véhicule sur le genre, les effets qu’ils ont sur nous et les méthodes d’entraide pour rester fidèle à ses passions et à ses champs d’intérêt.
Subject
English Language Arts
Health and PE
Languages
French/FSL
Keywords
l’identité personnell
genre
Identité de genre
stéréotypes
SOGI
LGBTQ
Learning Standards
English Language Arts (2e et 3e année) * Expliquer le rôle que jouent les histoires dans la construction de l’identité personnelle, familiale et communautaire. English Language Arts (4e et 5e année) * Utiliser ses expériences et connaissances personnelles pour faire des liens avec les textes et approfondir sa compréhension de soi, de sa communauté et du monde. Éducation physique et santé (2e et 3e année) * Reconnaître des compétences, des préférences et des intérêts personnels, et décrire comment ceux-ci influencent l’identité personnelle. Éducation physique et santé (4e et 5e année) * Décrire des facteurs qui ont une incidence positive sur le bien-être et sur l’identité personnelle.
Duration
2 x 30-40 min
Language
French
Date Created
Jun 23, 2018
3 recommendations  

#rethinkgiving from the BC Poverty Reduction Coalition

Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Report/Study/Thesis
Other
Grade Level
pre-K
K
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Adult
Submitted By
Kathy Hartman - 4 years ago
Description
Lesson plans, videos, fact sheets, etc that allow…
Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Report/Study/Thesis
Other
Grade Level
pre-K
K
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Adult
Submitted By
Kathy Hartman - 4 years ago
Description
Lesson plans, videos, fact sheets, etc that allow you to explore poverty and over consumption and 'justice not charity' during the 'giving season' such as Christmas and beyond. Can be adapted for all grades.
Subject
Home Economics
Social Justice
Health and PE
Social Studies
Economics
Keywords
Christmas
anti-poverty
overconsumption
justice not charity
food bank
URLs
http://bcpovertyreduction.ca/rethinkgiving/
Duration
Variety of lessons and a variety of durations
Language
English
Date Created
Dec 5, 2014
0 recommendations   45 downloads

Rick Hansen Foundation School Program resources

Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
K
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Submitted By
Marika van Dommelen - 7 months ago
Description
The Rick Hansen School Program resources are a co…
Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
K
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Submitted By
Marika van Dommelen - 7 months ago
Description
The Rick Hansen School Program resources are a complete set of resources designed by educators, for educators to support them in teaching students about disability, accessibility and inclusion, thus empowering youth to become difference makers in their schools and communities. The Rick Hansen School Program is: - a comprehensive bilingual collection of lesson plans, videos, and books; - available for FREE to all educators across Canada; - flexible and aligns with lessons and curriculum that are already being taught in the classroom Participating teachers and administrators agree that the program makes classrooms and schools more inclusive, decreases bullying, empowers students to create positive change, and raises student awareness of the potential of people with disabilities.
Subject
Cross-Curricular
English Language Learning (ELL)
Leadership
Social Justice
Special Education
English Language Arts
Health and PE
Social Studies
Special needs
Keywords
Accessibility
inclusion
equity
URLs
https://www.rickhansen.com/schools-communities/school-program
Learning Standards
Lessons and activities align with curriculum, can be used cross curricularly and support BC Educational Priorities
Duration
30 - 90 minutes per lesson
Language
English
Date Created
Mar 18, 2019
1 recommendation   112 downloads

Sable et eau

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
10
Submitted By
Emilie Boulay - one year ago
Description
Cette leçon correspond à la première étape de l'u…
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
10
Submitted By
Emilie Boulay - one year ago
Description
Cette leçon correspond à la première étape de l'unité abordant l'énergie potentielle et cinétique. Nous aborderons ces sujets à travers le cas de l'hydro-électricité. Cette leçon consiste à introduire les élèves aux concepts d'énergie potentielle et cinétique et de présenter le concept de barrage. Pour ce faire, nous ferons une sortie à la plage où les élèves pourront se mettre les mains à la pâte afin de comprendre les applications de l'énergie potentielle et cinétique. Le milieu permettra aux élèves de rencontrer avec tous leurs sens les sujets que nous allons aborder.
Subject
Cross-Curricular
English Language Learning (ELL)
Health and PE
Outdoor Education
Science
Physics
Keywords
Physique
Énergie potentielle et cinétique
Science
Français
Outdoor education
Plage
ELL
Duration
90 min
Language
French
Date Created
Nov 5, 2017
3 recommendations   1281 downloads

School Climate Map

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
8
9
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - 2 years ago
Description
In this activity, students will create a map of t…
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
8
9
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - 2 years ago
Description
In this activity, students will create a map of their high school that evaluates how safe and welcoming its spaces are for trans, two-spirit and gender expansive students. Students will consider how gender identity and expression is influenced by societal expectations. They will also explain and support personal responses to a text.
Subject
Cross-Curricular
Social Justice
Health and PE
Keywords
SOGI
LGBTQ
gender identity
sexual orientation
bullying
school climate
gay
lesbian
URLs
http://www.sogieducation.org
http://pridenet.ca/wp-content/uploads/the-gender-spectrum.pdf
Learning Standards
Propose strategies for responding to discrimination, stereotyping, and bullying Propose strategies for developing and maintaining healthy relationships Create strategies for promoting the health and well-being of the school and community Explore and describe the impact of transition and change on identities Consequences of bullying, stereotyping,and discrimination Influences of physical, emotional, and social changes on identities and relationships
Duration
80 min
Language
English
Date Created
Oct 20, 2016
2 recommendations   175 downloads

Self Monitoring Exertion Levels

Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
7
8
9
Submitted By
Josh Ogilvie - 2 years ago
Description
I use this lesson at the beginning of the year. I…
Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
7
8
9
Submitted By
Josh Ogilvie - 2 years ago
Description
I use this lesson at the beginning of the year. It gives students ample time to develop and refine their knowledge, as well as their ability to self-monitor and adjust their physical exertion levels. Throughout the year, students will have the opportunity to demonstrate various methods to achieve their desired levels of physical exertion based on the type of physical activity they are participating in. As students learn about the various health benefits associated with active living, and about those related to different levels of physical exertion, they will have the opportunity to explore and reflect on their own efforts both in and out of school.
Subject
Health and PE
Keywords
Self-assessment
Exertion levels
Activity levels
Moderate to Vigorous
Critical thinking
Learning Standards
• Apply methods of monitoring and adjusting exertion levels in physical activity • Describe how students’ participation in physical activities at school, at home, and in the community can influence their health and fitness • Ways to monitor and adjust physical exertion levels • Effects of different types of physical activity on the body
Duration
30-60 minutes
Language
English
Date Created
Oct 29, 2016
2 recommendations   610 downloads

Sexual Health Unit (grade 8-12)

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Unit Plan
Presentation
Grade Level
8
9
10
11
12
Adult
Submitted By
Laura Lafortune - 2 years ago
Description
A powerpoint presentation for grades 8-12 coverin…
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Unit Plan
Presentation
Grade Level
8
9
10
11
12
Adult
Submitted By
Laura Lafortune - 2 years ago
Description
A powerpoint presentation for grades 8-12 covering: consent, values, contraception, STIs and how to prevent them, accessing health information, staying safe, and the question box activity.
Subject
Health and PE
Keywords
sexual health
sex education
consent
sti
contraception
birth control
Learning Standards
Making healthy sexual decisions; What are sexually transmitted infections and strategies to stay healthy;  Accessing health information for yourself; Strategies to protect yourself and others from potential abuse, exploitation and harm
Duration
5-8 blocks
Language
English
Date Created
Oct 21, 2016
0 recommendations   320 downloads

Sexual Rights

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
8
9
Submitted By
Scott Beddall - 2 years ago
Description
This interactive activity is an opportunity to ex…
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
8
9
Submitted By
Scott Beddall - 2 years ago
Description
This interactive activity is an opportunity to explore our rights as youth and as people when it comes to sex. This specific approach helps participants to reflect on their own lives and the role they play in their relationships and community.
Subject
Health and PE
Keywords
sexual health
sex
relationships
sexuality
consent
URLs
http://www.youthco.org
Learning Standards
Physical and Health Education: • Propose strategies for avoiding and/or responding to potentially unsafe, abusive, or exploitive situations • Propose strategies for developing and maintaining healthy relationships • Create and evaluate strategies for managing physical, emotional, and social changes during puberty and adolescence
Duration
30-60 minutes
Language
English
Date Created
Nov 22, 2016
0 recommendations  

Shout No Like You Mean It

Resource Type
Other
Grade Level
K
1
2
3
4
Submitted By
Laureen Wahl - 2 years ago
Description
Shout No Like You Mean It, aids in teaching child…
Resource Type
Other
Grade Level
K
1
2
3
4
Submitted By
Laureen Wahl - 2 years ago
Description
Shout No Like You Mean It, aids in teaching children a few street-proofing tips they can use if they are approached by a stranger. Along with the catchy song is a video with 3 stranger senerios.
Subject
Health and PE
Keywords
child abduction
street-proofing tips
talking about strangers
URLs
https://youtu.be/1kyGzQGwgus
Learning Standards
Streetproofing tips to help prevent children from getting into a strangers' car.
Duration
Just over 2 minutes
Language
English
Date Created
Jun 8, 2017
0 recommendations   111 downloads

Siffler la fin des injure

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
K
1
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - one year ago
Description
Cette leçon encourage les élèves à réfléchir sur …
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
K
1
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - one year ago
Description
Cette leçon encourage les élèves à réfléchir sur ce à quoi un environnement bienveillant et respectueux peut ressembler et aux conséquences que peut avoir la profération d’injures. Elle aidera les élèves à développer des stratégies d’autosurveillance de groupe en ce qui a trait aux injures dans le cours d’éducation physique, stratégies qu’ils pourront utiliser partout dans l’environnement scolaire.
Subject
Health and PE
Keywords
environnement bienveillant
SOGI
Learning Standards
Compétences * Développer et démontrer des comportements respectueux envers les autres lors de la pratique d’activités physiques * Relever les comportements bienveillants qu’adoptent les camarades de classe et les membres de la famille Contenu * Les comportements bienveillants au sein des groupes et des familles
Duration
30 min
Language
French
Date Created
Jun 23, 2018
2 recommendations  

Skits to Solve School Problems in Peaceful Ways

Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Submitted By
Heart Mind Online - 2 years ago
Description
Children love performing and watching themselves …
Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Submitted By
Heart Mind Online - 2 years ago
Description
Children love performing and watching themselves on film. This lesson uses scenario planning, acting, filming and analyzing to practice solving problems peacefully in ways that are relevant and personalized for students. It can be adapted to any age level simply by adjusting the depth of dialogue and complexity of conflict situations. The process helps students develop empathy by providing them with an opportunity to think and apply their knowledge and experience to conflict and problem solving skits. Research shows that empathy is positively linked to peaceful conflict resolution and both predicts successful conflict management as well as reduces the likelihood of getting involved in conflict in the first place.
Subject
Arts Education
Drama
English Language Arts
Health and PE
Keywords
Core Competencies
Social Emotional Learning
Mindfulness
Empathy
Compassion
URLs
http://heartmindonline.org/resources/lesson-plan-skits-to-solve-school-problems-in-peaceful-ways
Learning Standards
Students will be able to: identify what getting along looks, sounds and feels like, identify peaceful choices in common school/classroom problems, practice working through "school or classroom conflicts" faced at school, reflect on the cause of the "problem" or conflict, the feelings that exist during conflict and the potential actions to solve them peacefully.
Duration
45 - 60 min
Language
English
Date Created
May 9, 2017
1 recommendation   85 downloads

Sport Education Model and Mental Health Education in Canada

Resource Type
Other
Grade Level
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Adult
Submitted By
ML - one year ago
Description
Critical analysis of 2 resources
Resource Type
Other
Grade Level
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Adult
Submitted By
ML - one year ago
Description
Critical analysis of 2 resources
Subject
Cross-Curricular
Leadership
Health and PE
URLs
https://www.csmh.uwo.ca/docs/publications/Mental%20Health%20Education%20in%20Canada.pdf
Learning Standards
Critical Analysis of 2 Resources: Sport Education Model and Mental Health Education in Canada
Language
English
Date Created
Jul 27, 2018
0 recommendations   3616 downloads

Step Into The Circle

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
4
5
6
7
8
9
Submitted By
Scott Beddall - 2 years ago
Description
This interactive activity is an opportunity to in…
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
4
5
6
7
8
9
Submitted By
Scott Beddall - 2 years ago
Description
This interactive activity is an opportunity to investigate factors that can impact our self-esteem, and begin discussing ways to develop positive sexual self-esteem. This specific approach helps participants to reflect on their own lives and the role they play in their friendships and community.
Subject
Health and PE
Keywords
sexual health
homophobia
transphobia
gender identity
lgbtq2s
media stereotypes
self-image
body image
URLs
http://www.youthco.org/
Learning Standards
Physical and Health Education: • Describe the impacts of personal choices on health and well-being • Describe and assess strategies for responding to discrimination, stereotyping, and bullying • Describe and apply strategies for developing and maintaining healthy relationships • Describe and assess strategies for promoting mental well-being, for self and others • Explore and describe strategies for managing physical, emotional, and social changes during puberty • Explore and describe how personal identities adapt and change in different settings and situations
Duration
30-60 minutes
Language
English
Date Created
Nov 21, 2016
0 recommendations   63 downloads

Stewards of the Water

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Adult
Submitted By
melissa johnson harris - 3 months ago
Description
This lesson incorporates contemplative practices …
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Adult
Submitted By
melissa johnson harris - 3 months ago
Description
This lesson incorporates contemplative practices through art and placed based learning. It was part of a district wide Water Stewardship immersive workshop in May of 2019.
Subject
Revised Curriculum
Arts Education
Fine Arts/Visual Arts
Cross-Curricular
Aboriginal Education
Social Justice
Health and PE
Outdoor Education
Science
Environmental Science
Social Studies
Geography
Keywords
environmental sustainability
aboriginal education
outdoor education
art
Language
English
Date Created
Jun 24, 2019
0 recommendations   915 downloads

Stop Wondering, Start Knowing: A Mental Health School Video Resource

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Other
Grade Level
8
9
10
Submitted By
PHSA Health Literacy - 4 years ago
Description
In response to the increasing number of requests …
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Other
Grade Level
8
9
10
Submitted By
PHSA Health Literacy - 4 years ago
Description
In response to the increasing number of requests for presentations on mental health, the BC Children's Hospital created a resource that can be used in high schools across BC to spark dialogue and increase awareness about mental health. The resource features videos of youth with lived experience and a facilitator guide to provide teachers with instructions for leading discussions and activities. The guide also includes background information and links to additional resources.
Subject
Health and PE
URLs
https://foundrybc.ca/schools
Language
English
Date Created
Oct 30, 2014
0 recommendations   57 downloads

Stress: dogs, cannabis, exercise or ...

Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
7
8
9
Submitted By
Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research - one year ago
Description
Various studies have shown that having a pet can …
Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
7
8
9
Submitted By
Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research - one year ago
Description
Various studies have shown that having a pet can increase self-esteem, physical fitness, and social connectedness while decreasing loneliness and stress. This lesson uses this fact as a jumping off point to engage students in thinking about ways we might use to manage stress, the different impacts these strategies might have and how to make choices in using these tools to maximize our own well-being. As a facilitator of dialogue, you are not an observer but a participant in the conversation. So you should feel free to add in thoughts that may not be voiced by the students (but do so in a way that is conversational rather than authoritative). At the end of the day, we want students to recognize that some tools (like exercise and breathing) are more universal, both in terms of number of people for whom they are effective and the range of situations in which they help. But no tool is a magic bullet, and all tools must be used wisely.
Subject
Health and PE
Keywords
iMinds
drug literacy
drug education
cannabis
URLs
http://www.iminds.ca
Learning Standards
Physical and Health Education 7/8/9 Big ideas: Healthy choices influence our physical, emotional, and mental well-being Learning about similarities and differences in individuals and groups influences community health Healthy relationships can help us lead rewarding and fulfilling lives Competencies: Identify factors that influence healthy choices and explain their potential health effects Develop and apply a variety of movement concepts and strategies in different physical activities Describe how students’ participation in physical activities at school, at home, and in the community can influence their health and fitness Analyze strategies for promoting mental well- being, for self and others Assess and evaluate strategies for managing problems related to mental well-being and substance use, for others Assess factors that influence healthy choices and their potential health effects Identify and apply strategies to pursue personal healthy-living goals Reflect on outcomes of personal healthy-living goals and assess strategies used Describe and assess strategies for promoting mental well-being, for self and others Describe and assess strategies for managing problems related to mental well-being and substance use, for others Propose healthy choices that support lifelong health and well-being
Duration
30-60 minutes with potential for more
Language
English
Date Created
Oct 29, 2018
0 recommendations  

Student Leadership for Change (SLC)

Resource Type
Activity
Assessment
Lesson Plan
Unit Plan
Grade Level
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Submitted By
Be The Change Earth Alliance - 3 months ago
Description
The SLC eco-social education resources have been …
Resource Type
Activity
Assessment
Lesson Plan
Unit Plan
Grade Level
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Submitted By
Be The Change Earth Alliance - 3 months ago
Description
The SLC eco-social education resources have been designed to empower youth through solution-oriented approaches to the environmental and social issues facing society today. SLC is comprised of five independent, interchangeable modules that focus on developing core values for an environmentally sustainable and socially just worldview. Each module includes a lesson plan, videos, and classroom activities, as well as eight student inquiry & project-based 'Action Packs' that explore sustainability topics, providing current research links, experiential community activities and hands-on actions to develop students’ core competencies in critical and creative thinking, communication, and personal and social responsibility. Sign up for open access lesson/unit plans at: http://www.bethechangeearthalliance.org/open_access_sign_up
Subject
Revised Curriculum
Cross-Curricular
Health and PE
Science
Social Studies
Keywords
Environmental Education
Conscious Consumption
Conservation
Justice
Health
Climate Change
Inquiry
Eco-Social
Integrated Learning
Place-Based
First Peoples' Principles of Learning
URLs
http://www.bethechangeearthalliance.org/open_access_sign_up
Learning Standards
SLC may be used in a variety of courses across many grades. To learn more, visit our curriculum correlations at http://www.bethechangeearthalliance.org/course_connections
Language
English
Date Created
Jul 11, 2019
0 recommendations   280 downloads

Testing for Sexually Transmitted Infections

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
7
8
9
Submitted By
Scott Beddall - 2 years ago
Description
Students gain an understanding of testing for Sex…
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
7
8
9
Submitted By
Scott Beddall - 2 years ago
Description
Students gain an understanding of testing for Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), including who should get tested, what testing entails, and where and when to get tested.
Subject
Health and PE
Keywords
sexually transmitted infections
HIV
syphilis
hepatitis
chlamydia
gonorrhea
prevention
URLs
http://smartsexresource.com/get-tested/clinic-finder
http://smartsexresource.com/get-tested/testing-reminders
http://smartsexresource.com/about-stis/types-stis
http://www.youthco.org/
Learning Standards
Physical and Health Education: • Assess factors that influence healthy choices and their potential health effects • Create strategies for promoting the health and well-being of the school and community • Create and assess strategies for managing physical, emotional, and social changes during puberty and adolescence
Duration
30-60 minutes
Language
English
Date Created
Nov 22, 2016
0 recommendations  

That's so Gay is so Yesterday

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Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
K
1
2
3
4
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10
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12
Submitted By
Committee for Action on Social Justice - one year ago
Description
This BCTF poster comes with lessons and strategie…
Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
K
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
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9
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12
Submitted By
Committee for Action on Social Justice - one year ago
Description
This BCTF poster comes with lessons and strategies to help discuss and challenge the use of "That's so gay".
Subject
Cross-Curricular
Leadership
Social Justice
Health and PE
Keywords
LGBTQ
LGBTQ2S+
social justice
bullying
URLs
https://bctf.ca/uploadedFiles/Public/SocialJustice/Issues/LGBTQ/Resources/ThatsSoGayPoster.pdf
Language
English
Date Created
Oct 29, 2018
0 recommendations   193 downloads

Unsafe, Safer, Safest School Spaces

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
6
7
Submitted By
Ornella S. - 2 years ago
Description
Lesson for students to discuss spaces that exist …
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
6
7
Submitted By
Ornella S. - 2 years ago
Description
Lesson for students to discuss spaces that exist within and around the school labelled according to the level of safety they provide. Students will also brainstorm and plan ways to make the spaces safer for all people regardless of ethnicity, language, ability or gender, etc.
Subject
Revised Curriculum
Cross-Curricular
Social Justice
English Language Arts
Health and PE
Social Studies
Keywords
Bullying
Sexism
Racism
Homophobia
URLs
http://www.pridenet.ca
http://pridenet.ca/resources
Learning Standards
https://curriculum.gov.bc.ca/curriculum/english-language-arts/6 https://curriculum.gov.bc.ca/curriculum/english-language-arts/7 https://curriculum.gov.bc.ca/curriculum/social-studies/6 https://curriculum.gov.bc.ca/curriculum/physical-health-education/6 https://curriculum.gov.bc.ca/curriculum/physical-health-education/7
Duration
50-120 Minutes
Language
English
Date Created
Nov 16, 2016
1 recommendation  

Virtual Researcher On Call (VROC)

Resource Type
Activity
Presentation
Other
Grade Level
K
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Adult
Submitted By
Partners In Research Canada - 2 years ago
Description
Virtual Researcher On Call (VROC) is an education…
Resource Type
Activity
Presentation
Other
Grade Level
K
1
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Submitted By
Partners In Research Canada - 2 years ago
Description
Virtual Researcher On Call (VROC) is an educational program that connects K-12 classrooms with Canadian subject matter experts for customized, interactive video calls. The best part? VROC is available to teachers across Canada at no cost. Over 350 Canadian researcher and professional profiles are listed in our online directory, ExpertBook. Educators can search this directory using key word(s) and contact these subject matter experts directly to request one or more video calls. VROC connections can take place in English or French. BIG NEWS!!! VROC has recently expanded to include ALL SUBJECT AREAS. If you don’t find an appropriate subject matter expert for your desired topic in our directory, please email the details to vrocpc@pirweb.org and we will be happy to seek an appropriate expert on your behalf! (2-3 weeks notice recommended) For more information, visit http://www.vroc.ca
Subject
Applied Skills
Information Technology
Cross-Curricular
Careers
Health and PE
Keywords
mentorship
videoconference
interactive
Q&A
URLs
http://www.vroc.ca
Duration
15-45 minutes
Language
English
Date Created
Sep 13, 2017
4 recommendations   3265 downloads

What is a Family?

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
pre-K
K
1
2
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - 2 years ago
Description
This lesson will explore the diverse types of fam…
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
pre-K
K
1
2
Submitted By
Steve Mulligan - 2 years ago
Description
This lesson will explore the diverse types of families that exist in society. The interactive activity teaches students that all families are special, express love and support their family members in similar ways to others families and are of equal importance and value within society.
Subject
Cross-Curricular
Social Justice
Health and PE
Social Studies
Keywords
SOGI
LGBTQ
Families
Family Diversity
Sexual Orientation
Gay
Lesbian
URLs
http://www.sogieducation.org
http://pridenet.ca/wp-content/uploads/the-gender-spectrum.pdf
Learning Standards
Socials K - Ways in which individuals and families differ and are the same. Socials 1 - Diverse cultures, backgrounds, and perspectives within the local and other communities PHE K/1 - Caring behaviours in groups and families
Duration
2 x 30 min
Language
English
Date Created
Oct 20, 2016
0 recommendations   319 downloads

What's In Your 'Worrybox' and What You Can Do About It

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
4
5
6
Submitted By
PHSA Health Literacy - 2 years ago
Description
We all have experienced feeling stressed or worri…
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
4
5
6
Submitted By
PHSA Health Literacy - 2 years ago
Description
We all have experienced feeling stressed or worried at different points in our life and may continue to do so as we grow older. Knowing how to deal with your worries and things that you can do to help yourself feel better is important.
Subject
Health and PE
Keywords
mental health
mental well-being
stress
anxiety
social emotional learning
relaxation
feelings
URLs
http://www.stresslr.ca/
http://www.stresslr.ca/#/lesson/3/
http://www.stresslr.ca/#/lesson/6
http://www.stresslr.ca/#/lesson/5
Learning Standards
Physical and Health Education (Grades 4/5/6) - Describe and assess strategies for managing problems related to mental well-being and substance use, for others
Duration
60 minutes, potential for more
Language
English
Date Created
Nov 21, 2016
7 recommendations   3770 downloads

Why "That's So Gay" is NOT okay

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Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
pre-K
K
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Adult
Submitted By
ARC Foundation - 2 years ago
Description
This lesson demystifies the word “gay” and challe…
Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
pre-K
K
1
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Adult
Submitted By
ARC Foundation - 2 years ago
Description
This lesson demystifies the word “gay” and challenges misunderstandings of the word while making it clear that the word “gay” should never be used as an insult. It will encourage students to speak out and be an upstander when they hear homophobic comments.
Subject
Revised Curriculum
Cross-Curricular
Social Justice
Health and PE
Keywords
SOGI
LGBTQ
lesbian
name calling
bullying
homophobia
respect
URLs
http://www.sogieducation.org
Learning Standards
Students value diversity, defend human rights, advocate for others, and act with a sense of ethics in interactions, including online.
Language
English
Date Created
Dec 28, 2016
0 recommendations   247 downloads

Women and Alcohol

Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
11
12
Submitted By
Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research - one year ago
Description
This iMinds lesson idea deconstructs a CBC docume…
Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
11
12
Submitted By
Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research - one year ago
Description
This iMinds lesson idea deconstructs a CBC documentary and other marketing pieces to explore social concepts and health issues related to women and alcohol. A teacher's guide with links to other resources is available. This iMinds lesson idea deconstructs a CBC documentary and other marketing pieces to explore social concepts and health issues related to women and alcohol. A teacher's guide with links to other resources is available.
Subject
Revised Curriculum
English Language Arts
Health and PE
Social Studies
History
Keywords
iminds
drugs
substance use
drug iteracy
health
well-being
URLs
http://www.uvic.ca/research/centres/cisur/assets/docs/iminds/women-alcohol.pdf
http://www.iminds.ca
Learning Standards
Curricular competencies (Social Studies 10) Use Social Studies inquiry processes and skills to: ask questions; gather, interpret, and analyze ideas; and communicate findings and decisions Assess the significance of people, places, events and developments, and compare varying perspectives on their historical significance at particular times and places, and from group to group. Compare and contrast continuities and changes for different groups during this time period Assess how prevailing conditions and the actions of individuals or groups affect events, decisions, and developments Explain different perspectives on past or present people, places, issues, and events, by comparing norms, values, worldviews, and beliefs Make reasoned ethical judgments about controversial actions in the past and present, and whether we have a responsibility to respond Curricular competencies (Physical and Health Education 10). Explore and describe factors that shape personal identities, including social and cultural factors Identify factors that influence health messages from a variety of sources and analyze their influence on behaviour Assess and evaluate strategies for managing problems related to mental well-being and substance use for others Analyze strategies for promoting mental well-being for self and others Propose strategies for developing and maintaining healthy relationships Propose strategies for avoiding and/or responding to potentially unsafe, abusive or exploitive situations Propose healthy choices that support lifelong health and well-being Reflect on outcomes of personal healthy-living goals and assess strategies used Identify and apply strategies to pursue personal healthy-living goals Curricular competencies (English Language Arts/Media Studies 11/12) Apply appropriate strategies in a variety of contexts to comprehend written, oral, visual and multi-modal texts, guide inquiry and extend thinking Think critically, creatively and reflectively to explore ideas within, between and beyond texts Recognize and identify the role of personal, social and cultural contexts, values and perspectives in texts Construct meaningful personal connections between self, text and world Respectfully exchange ideas and viewpoints from diverse perspectives to build shared understanding and extend thinking Demonstrate understanding and communicate increasingly sophisticated ideas through a wide variety of digital and print media, including opportunities to evaluate sources of information
Duration
60 minutes with potential for more
Language
English
Date Created
Feb 15, 2018
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World Food Day lesson plan

Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
1
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Submitted By
CASJ - one year ago
Description
This lesson is intended to encourage discussions …
Resource Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
1
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11
12
Submitted By
CASJ - one year ago
Description
This lesson is intended to encourage discussions on World Food Day (October 16). It includes short lesson ideas through which you can begin these discussions at any grade level. Beyond these initial ideas, some extension ideas are included that invite further discussions of food growth, access to healthy foods, food insecurity, nutrition, and poverty. Teachers can use these as a springboard and adapt them for their own use.
Subject
Applied Skills
Home Economics
Cross-Curricular
Social Justice
Health and PE
Social Studies
Keywords
global education
culture
nutrition
food security
poverty
URLs
https://www.bctf.ca/uploadedFiles/Public/SocialJustice/Issues/PAGE/World%20Food%20Day%20Lesson%20Plan%20Ideas%20Oct%202018.pdf
Duration
2 - 3 hours
Language
English
Date Created
Oct 25, 2018
3 recommendations   242 downloads

Yoga in the Classroom

Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
pre-K
K
1
2
3
4
5
Submitted By
Heart Mind Online - 2 years ago
Description
The activity introduces students to the mindful p…
Resource Type
Activity
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
pre-K
K
1
2
3
4
5
Submitted By
Heart Mind Online - 2 years ago
Description
The activity introduces students to the mindful practice of yoga which cultivates self-regulation by focusing on controlled movements combined with breathing awareness. Some studies suggest a positive connection between mindful practice (including yoga and breathing) and children's capacity to cope with stress, manage emotions and improve concentration.
Subject
Revised Curriculum
Health and PE
Keywords
Social Emotional Learning
Core Compentencies
Heart-Mind Well-Being
Relaxation
Mindfulness
URLs
http://heartmindonline.org/resources/yoga-in-the-classroom
Learning Standards
Students will be introduced to the mindful practice of yoga as a self-regulation technique (controlled movement and breathing awareness).
Duration
20-30 min
Language
English
Date Created
May 4, 2017