Maple Syrup Inquiry

Climate Change in the Maple Syrup Industry : an Inquiry

Maple syrup is almost part of our Canadian identity. We love its taste and all of the traditions that go with making it. It is also an important Canadian industry. What would happen if it disappeared or became unaffordable? Climate change is causing different changes in this vital industry. Explore these changes in GreenLearning’s Climate Change Inquiry.

Student Inquiry


Hypothesize and Plan

Explore and Research

Analyze and Check



The Spiral Inquiry Model



Achievement Charts


Climate Change in the Maple Syrup Industry was developed by Tim Alguire, Gananoque Secondary School; Paul Frey, Carleton Place High School and Jim Wilson, Athens District High School with Gordon Harrison of GreenLearning Canada.

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