Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Teacher-led Waste in Our World

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  • The teacher's guide and other resource will help you examine invertebrates that decompose organic material and recycle it into living systems.
  • Comparisons can be made between this natural system and the waste generated by human consumption.
  • Students can also learn some ways they can help conserve the earth's precious resources.
  • If you'd like suggestions on programming or using this material, please contact the Environmental Education office at 403-679-3517 or Kananaskis.Education@gov.ab.ca.
Grade(s):4
Curriculum:Science
Themes:
    • Waste in our World
Type:Teacher-led Field Study
Duration:Full-Day
Location:Throughout Kananaskis Country
Max. Group Size:Dependent on trail group size limits
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Teaching Resources:

    Updated: Jun 15, 2020