Thank You

Over 600 teachers downloaded Earth Day resources in April and over 300 teachers used BC Hydro's Electrical Safety Day activity in their classes on May 17, 2017.

World Environment Day is June 5. Lessons for kindergarten, primary and intermediate classes are ready to download. Teachers who download the lessons will receive a class set of magnets, while supplies last.

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FirstWave is a resource and learning platform for online and in-class safety, conservation and science 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 education in British Columbia
Every resource downloaded and every lesson taught helps us choose curriculum projects. Your class can help

FirstWave offers you all this and much more

The FirstWave community

Our progress


Provincial water drops
collected so far

Schools that have recently collected drops:

York House School 1 day, 3 hours ago
Aboriginal Choice School 1 day, 5 hours ago
Peter Greer Elementary 1 day, 18 hours ago
Hamilton Elementary 2 days ago
Vernon Secondary 3 days, 22 hours ago
Maple Creek Middle School 3 days, 22 hours 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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