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Social Studies • Grades 9 - 12

What is a Circular Economy?

Learn about the concept of a circular economy, its inception, application, and future. Reflect on the need for a circular economy, the problem of waste in the world and the flaws of the current linear economic model.

Grades 3 - 12

Monthly Spark Activities

Check out our Monthly Spark Activities for guided inquiries on various topics relating to energy, environment and climate change!

Climate Change • Grades 7 - 10

Location Matters

Take students through an inquiry process to discover how transportation is a significant factor in helping people in cities decide where they will live.

Science • Grades 3 - 12

Make-Remake Design Activity

Inspire students to reduce waste by applying a remake, reuse and recycle model in creating an entirely new product from recycled materials.

Science • Grade 8

Maple Syrup Inquiry

Learners will use GreenLearning’s Spark Inquiry Model to discover and explore the importance of the maple syrup industry, and the impacts of climate change on this vital industry.

Science • Grades 4 - 6

Science Fair

Science fairs are a great way to showcase learners’ learning and knowledge in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). At best, a science fair helps to develop skills such as critical thinking and collaboration, communication and competition as well as building confidence. It also opens the door to great career opportunities. Whether hosting a science fair at your school or participating in one, this guide full of resources will help you!

Science • Grades 7 - 12

What are Plastics?

Learn about plastics, their history and application in our daily life. Conduct research to understand the life cycle of plastics and share findings with your class.

Science • Grades 9 - 12

Different Types of Plastics

Learn about the different kinds of plastics found in our economy. Learners will learn how to distinguish what kind of plastic they are dealing with by looking at the labels on plastic products.

Environmental Science • Grades 9 - 12

Properties of Plastics

Discover various physical and chemical properties of common household plastics through an at-home or in-class experiment.

Green Economy • Grades 9 - 12

Sources of Plastic Waste in the Environment

Explore the sources of plastic waste in the environment and learn about the countries and industries that produce the highest amount of mismanaged plastic waste ending in the environment.