Environmental Learning and Experience:

An Interdisciplinary Guide and video clips for Teachers (2007) Enviromental Learning and Experience Guide


This guide is provided to assist British Columbia teachers of all subjects and grades to integrate environmental concepts into teaching and learning. Designed as a support framework to guide teachers in their education planning, the guide also aims to support the implementation of many of the curriculum packages and will be complemented by web resources to support environmental learning in diverse subjects like science, social studies and language arts.

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Table of Contents

leafIntroduction and Background

  • Intro video 1: Environmental Learning and Experience
    Clip 1 (7.3 MB) | Clip 1 Quicktime (18.4 MB)

leafWhy Learn about Environment Issues?

  • Intro video 2: Learning Together: The environmental framework
    Clip 2 Windows Media Player (16.3 MB) | Clip 2 Quicktime (41.5 MB)

leafEducation, Environment and Sustainability

leafIntegrating Environmental Learning Principles

leafPrinciples for Conceptualizing 'Environment'

leafSummary of Environmental Learning Principles

leafAcknowledgements