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Children and the environment

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Environmental issues can be fun

When children learn about climate change and energy use early, they develop positive habits that will make a lifelong difference to the environment.

The City partners with other agencies and performanace groups, like DreamRider Theatre, who help us to teach that environmental issues can be fun.

This section provides links to programs and resources that help teachers and parents to encourage sustainability.

There are also links to fun, interactive online activities for younger children.

Environmental education resource links

Tools for teachers

Find educational resources from nearby sources and around the globe designed to help kids, teens, educators, and college students discuss weather and climate change.

Activities for children

Get fun games, activities, videos, and more, all designed to teach your child about energy conservation and climate change.

Walking, cycling, and carpooling to school

Almost half of Vancouver's children travel less than a kilometer to school each day in cars. Get ideas and resources to reduce your carbon footprint, while still getting your children safely to school.

Tools for teachersActivities for childrenWalking, cycling, and carpooling to school