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  • Going WILD!WILD Education introductory workshopDate | Location

    CWFEducation.ca | CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca

    CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

  • Workshop Agenda (morning)List your agenda here!

    CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

    CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

  • Workshop Agenda (afternoon)List your agenda here! CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

    CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

  • Why are we here?Goal: demonstrate how to use the WILD Education activity guides in your educational context

    Prepare you to run the activities with your students/youth

    Discover additional CWF Education resources

    Have fun! CWFEducation.ca | CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca

    CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

  • The Canadian Wildlife FederationEstablished in 1962 and representing more than 400,000 supporters coast to coast, the Canadian Wildlife Federation is Canadas largest conservation organisation.

    Our strategic pillars:Connecting Canadians to nature Through education, engagement and awareness programs.Maintaining healthy wildlife populationsCWF science and research programs work to find solutions to challenges faced by our wildlife populations.Conserving and restoring wildlife habitatCWF programs help individuals, industry and government to engage in conserving Canadas future. CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

    CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

  • A family of conservation education programs:Project WILD Below ZeroWild about Sports

    Programs have been tested and evaluated to ensure sound pedagogical foundations CWFEducation.ca | CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca

    CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

  • Structure of Wild EducationStimulate awareness and appreciationDevelop knowledge and skillsEngageResponsible decision-makingResponsible actions CWFEducation.ca | CanadianWildlifeFederation.caAction AwarenessWildlife and environment

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  • Project WILDDeveloped in the US in the 1980sCanadian Project WILD:Developed in 1982, launched 1984CWF program ever sinceCan be integrated into academicsAll subjects, all grades, all agesFocus onAll non-domestic animalsMicroscopic to megafaunaContains 121 activities

    CWFEducation.ca | CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca

    CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

  • Below Zero46 activities to complement Project WILDFocus on winter conditionsArctic environment Developed by CWF with Canadian partnersDeveloped in 1996, piloted from 1998-2000Launched in 2003 Can be integrated into academicsAll grades, all subjects, all ages

    CWFEducation.ca | CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca

    CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

  • Structure of Project WILD and Below Zero CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

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  • Wild about SportsDeveloped by the Canadian Wildlife Federation with partners such as Paddle Canada and Sail Canada.Designed to give outdoor educators and formal teachers the confidence and tools to include conservation themes while working with youth on or around water.Wild about Sports includes a range of resources:Online resources Best Practice bookletStudent certificates of completion and manualCWF and partners specialists

    CWFEducation.ca | CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca

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  • Wild about Sports:Four Simple education concepts

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  • CWFEducation.caOnline resources:Curriculum fitResource centreDownload activitiesVideosOrder postersUsers must sign-up to have access to all resources

    CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

    CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

  • National education programsSome examples include:

    Wild PedagogiesWild GrantsWild SpacesWild OutsideWild WebinarsBioblitzWild about GardeningWild Family Nature Clubs

    CWFEducation.ca | CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca

    CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

  • The workshop - Peer TeachingIn pairs, select an activity based on your interests, the age group or subject matter you work with.Prep time: 20 minutesYou will have 5 minutes to explain how to run the activity to the group.Include two adaptations or variations for different age groups or settings (urban vs. rural, camp, Girl Guides, etc.) CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

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  • Peer Teaching CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca If desired, provide a list of activities for peer teaching groups to choose from. Include page numbers.

    CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

  • Want more WILD Education? Upcoming facilitator training weekend: DateFor more information, email: cwfeducation@cwf-fcf.orgYour email address, if desired

    Thanks for coming!

    CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca | FdrationCanadiennedelaFaune.ca

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    Its a manual

    Based on 4 key sections Awareness and AppreciationHow Do Habitats work ?What is my Connection to Water ?Positive Human Action*