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Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

August 15 to November 30, 2015

The Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup is the perfect way for teachers and students of all ages to get their gloves dirty, their feet wet and make our aquatic ecosystems cleaner, healthier and safer for all living things.

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WWF-Canada Polar Bear Tracker

Join WWF-Canada on an Arctic adventure as we track the movements of six female polar bears with cubs in the Hudson Bay region. Their positions are being beamed from collars on the bears’ necks, via satellite to scientists, and then to this interactive website.

Diving In

Explore questions and answers relating to water and aquatic ecosystems. The well-illustrated text is complemented by videos, games, surveys, etc.

How Healthy are Canada's Waters?

Learn about what WWF is doing to assess the health of our waters.

Stepan and the Giant Dust Cloud

Discussion questions to accompany the short story "Stepan and the Giant Dust Cloud" from Rona Arato's On a Canadian Day collection.

Learning Resources on Water

This site covers almost every aspect of water from its chemical properties to its importance to life on Earth.

The Story of Water on Earth

This learning resource is linked to One Well: The Story of Water on Earth, an illustrated book by Rochelle Strauss and Rosemary Woods from Kids Can Press.

What's Your Water Footprint?

Follow Herman and his loyal friend, Larry the fish, in this new WWF video as they navigate the journey towards discovering their water footprint.

Reading Passage and Curriculum Connections

This reading offers an overview of the importance of fresh water to all living things. Glossary included.

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This reading offers an overview of the importance of fresh water to all living things. Glossary included.

Discover how Water lessons are linked to the curriculum in Canada's 13 provinces and territories.

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Discover how Water lessons are linked to the curriculum in Canada's 13 provinces and territories.