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Thank you to the over 450 teachers who downloaded Earth Day resources and received a class set of magnets, and to the 240 teachers who used the Electrical Safety Day activity and information in their classes on May 11, 2016, BC Hydro’s Electrical Safety Day.

Environment Week lessons for kindergarten, primary and intermediate classes are ready to download.

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FirstWave is a resource and learning platform for online and in-class conservation education. As a teacher, you can...


lesson plans, resources and activities
Monday-morning-ready lesson plans mean you can start the very next day! FirstWave resources


materials and online tools to use in the classroom
Plan lessons, track progress and use hands-on materials to support learning. FirstWave tools


to sustainability in British Columbia
Every resource downloaded and every lesson taught helps a cause in B.C. Your class can help

FirstWave offers you all this and much more

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Our progress


Provincial water drops
collected so far

Schools that have recently collected drops:

Cumberland Elementary 1 week ago
Coast Meridian Elementary 1 week, 2 days ago
Mountain View Elementary 1 week, 5 days ago
Sperling Elementary 1 week, 6 days ago
York House School 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Montroyal Elementary 2 weeks, 6 days ago

Something to share with your students

Need something to show your class today? Use this video to demonstrate how your students get their electricity and why water is an important component to energy sustainability in British Columbia.

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