Environmental Exchange Box
Opens Aug 16 2022 12:00 AM (PDT)
Deadline Oct 15 2022 11:00 PM (PDT)
Description

HCTF Education's Environmental Exchange Box Program is a place-based learning program offering classes in BC opportunities to explore, learn and share about the biodiversity of their local places with a partner class. Are you looking for a method for your students to express and reflect on personal or shared experiences of place?

Deadline: October 1st

What is an exchange box?

The exchange box is a physical box that participating classes will receive when you sign-up in the Environmental Exchange Box Program. What is put into the “exchange box” depends on the creativity of your class but here are some ideas:

  • Photos
  • Illustrations
  • Plant rubbings-bark, leaf, stem
  • Poetry, stories
  • Models of things found in nature
  • Video or presentations
  • Newspaper articles
What is included in the Environmental Exchange Box program?
  • An Exchange Box will be provided to each participating class. Each box contains information and resources to get you and your class started on explorations of your local place(s).
  • Support from an assigned WildBC Facilitator.
  • Free resources on completion of each exchange.
  • Free mail and shipping options.
Participation requirements
  • Commitment to undertaking at least one exchange with your partner class before the end of May.
  • Open to K-9 classes (French and English) in B.C.
  • Get outdoors to explore and learn about your local place(s).
  • Create contents for the exchange box with your class.
  • Exchange and share with your partner class! 
  • Share a photo or story of your exchange our our padlet, social media or with your assigned facilitator.
  • Complete a post exchange survey.  

Please read the Environmental Exchange Box Overview or visit the website for more info https://www.hctfeducation.ca/environmental-exchange-box/ 

Environmental Exchange Box


HCTF Education's Environmental Exchange Box Program is a place-based learning program offering classes in BC opportunities to explore, learn and share about the biodiversity of their local places with a partner class. Are you looking for a method for your students to express and reflect on personal or shared experiences of place?

Deadline: October 1st

What is an exchange box?

The exchange box is a physical box that participating classes will receive when you sign-up in the Environmental Exchange Box Program. What is put into the “exchange box” depends on the creativity of your class but here are some ideas:

  • Photos
  • Illustrations
  • Plant rubbings-bark, leaf, stem
  • Poetry, stories
  • Models of things found in nature
  • Video or presentations
  • Newspaper articles
What is included in the Environmental Exchange Box program?
  • An Exchange Box will be provided to each participating class. Each box contains information and resources to get you and your class started on explorations of your local place(s).
  • Support from an assigned WildBC Facilitator.
  • Free resources on completion of each exchange.
  • Free mail and shipping options.
Participation requirements
  • Commitment to undertaking at least one exchange with your partner class before the end of May.
  • Open to K-9 classes (French and English) in B.C.
  • Get outdoors to explore and learn about your local place(s).
  • Create contents for the exchange box with your class.
  • Exchange and share with your partner class! 
  • Share a photo or story of your exchange our our padlet, social media or with your assigned facilitator.
  • Complete a post exchange survey.  

Please read the Environmental Exchange Box Overview or visit the website for more info https://www.hctfeducation.ca/environmental-exchange-box/ 

Opens
Aug 16 2022 12:00 AM (PDT)
Deadline
Oct 15 2022 11:00 PM (PDT)

Categories
HCTF Education