Environmental Science Interactions (SVN3E) Table of ContentsCommunity Wiki Support

Unit A Human Health

0.0 Introductory activities


1.0 We are the Guardians of Earth’s Spheres

Lesson Resources

1.1 Components of soil, water and air
1.2 Effects of human activity on soil, water and air
1.3 Common methods of sampling soil, water and air quality over time
Chapter Resources

Chapter 1 e-reader
Chapter 1 pdf
Answer Key

2.0 Maintaining Healthy Ecosystems

Lesson Resources

2.1 Cycling of substances in ecosystem
2.2 How carbon footprints measure the impact of human activities on the environment
2.3 How human activity affects ecosystems
2.4 Invasive Species – Effects, Monitoring, and Control

Chapter Resources

Chapter 2 e-reader

3.0 Environmental Effects on Humans

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3.1 Common environmental factors
3.2 How environmental contaminants enter the body
3.3 How the human body reacts to environmental factors
3.4 Medical and non-medical ways to protect yourself from environmental factors
3.5 Personal hygiene and household cleanliness

Chapter Resources

Chapter 3 e-reader

Unit B Energy Conservation in the Workplace

4.0 Using Energy in our Lives

Lesson Resources

4.1 Renewable and non-renewable energy sources
4.2 The costs and benefits of using energy sources
4.3 Conserving energy

Chapter Resources

Chapter 4 e-reader

5.0 Building Safer, Energy Efficient Buildings

Lesson Resources

5.1 Creating a safe working environment
5.2 Hazards in the workplace
5.3 Building energy efficient buildings

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Chapter 5 e-reader

Unit C Natural Resource Science and Management

6.0 Healthy Ecosystems

Lesson Resources

6.1 The importance of biodiversity to the sustainability of life within an ecosystem
6.2 Monitoring biodiversity

Chapter Resources

Chapter 6 e-reader

7.0 Using Natural Resources with Sustainable Practices

Lesson Resources

7.1 Canada’s natural resources
7.2 Methods for using Canada’s natural resources
7.3 Monitoring consumption of Canada’s natural resources

Chapter Resources

Chapter 7 e-reader

Culminating Activities


Additional Ecological and Environmental Science Activities

Including those pertaining specifically to SVN3M.

Answer Keys