An excellent water resource in both English and French has just been made available through Polaris Institute. It specifically addresses Grade 9 science, Grade 9 geography and Grade 10 civics curriculum expectations, but can be used for interactive activities across the Ontario curriculum. You wil find lesson plans, resource suggestions, ecological investigations and more!
Check it out at: http://www.polarisinstitute.org/education Click on the following links for a sampling of the teaching resources available:
1. Investigating Local Water (Gr. 9 Science)
2. Water Use & Availability (Gr. 9 Geography)
3. Water Perspectives: Conflict & Action (Gr.10 Civics)