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Session Number:
C 3
Time:
10:30am - 1:30pm
Room Number:
M 1040
Speaker:
Cayley Webber
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Curriculum Focus:

Grade Level:
DIV II, DIV III, DIV IV,
Title:
Uncomplicating Climate Change for your Classroom
Topic:
Learn the practical and proven approach to climate change education, developed in classrooms in Alberta. Get the science, the tools, and the support you and your students need.
Summary:
Hear from the Alberta teachers who developed PEEL (People for Energy and Environmental Literacy), an inquiry based curriculum that builds the competencies our students need to address the complicated topic of climate change. Learn the science, the social impacts, and the proven approach needed to teach this layered subject successfully as you meet curriculum outcomes. After Convention, be supported as you adapt PEEL resources for your classroom. Empower your students to recognize the impact of their actions now and in the future. www.teachpeel.ca
Biography:
Cayley Webber - Co-creator of the PEEL program. Cayley currently teaches grade 5 at Banded Peak School in Bragg Creek, AB. Christine Avey - Co-Creator of the PEEL program. Christine currently teaches grade 3 at Westmount Charter School in Calgary, AB.
 

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