Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Teacher-led Weather Watch

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Cold Water Safety

Visitors be aware, in the mountains the water is cold all year. If you fall into the cold water it will affect you immediately.
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  • You can use the teacher guide and other resource to help students act as meteorologists while exploring trails in Kananaskis.
  • Students can collect and analyze weather data and identify cloud patterns. They gain an appreciation for how animals and plants have awareness of seasonal changes. 
  • 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):5
Curriculum:Science
Themes:
    • Weather Watch
Type:Teacher-led Field Study
Duration:Full-Day
Location:Yamnuska Area in Bow Valley Wildland Provincial Park
Max. Group Size:Dependent on trail group size limits
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Teaching Resources:

    Updated: Jun 15, 2020