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Going Outside to Create Tomorrow's Engaged Citizen

Todd McIntosh
  • Toronto Wind Turbine: Virtual Tour for Kids ( Teachers Resource)

The SEEDS Foundation sponsors the Green Schools program and offers an Interactive Energy Literacy series. Available at  seedsfoundation.ca.

Greenlearning.ca is a project of the Pembina Institute developed to bring accurate and engaging educational materials to students, teachers, and parents.

Re-energy.ca is a renewable energy and sustainable transportation education website that provides teachers with downloadable teaching materials. Students can build small-scale models of wind turbines, solar cars, and more.

The Sierra Club of Canada offers free environ- mental education material. Its 70-minute work- shops use games to teach the students about issues from climate change to waste reduction. Available without charge at  ontario.sierraclubca/ottawa/education.php.

The Canadian Wildlife Federation offers  Project Wild at wildeducation.org

The Council of Outdoor Educators of Ontario publishes  Pathways Journal at coeo.org

Environmental  Education Ontario offers  Greening the Way Ontario Learns: A Public St rategic Plan for the Advancement of E nvironmental Literacy at eeon.org.

The Ontario Society for Environmental Education at  osee.org

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