Wind energy

The power of wind has been harnessed around the world for centuries. Trace the history of wind technologies from sailboats to wind turbines in the Wind Energy section.

Featured lesson plan: The Peel Watershed Assessing the Complexities of a Land Use Issue

In this lesson, students will use the Canadian Atlas Online to locate and gather information about the Peel Watershed. They will explore the Recommended Peel Watershed Land Use Plan to identify land use issues and different viewpoints on development in the Peel Watershed. Finally, students will develop an advertisement that expresses their personal position on the issue.