Environment Week is June 1st to 7th!

Download free Environment Week classroom materials which include activities for kindergarten, primary and intermediate grades.

By downloading the materials, you are supporting the protection of endangered animals in B.C.

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* Environment Week lessons and materials are only available to educators at schools within BC Hydro's service territory. See Terms and Conditions

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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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