Planet Protector Academy: Keep Cool
Inspiring climate change superheroes in your classroom!
Engaging standards-aligned content for Grades 3-5
Fun and easy to use
97% of teachers recommend!
How It Works
6 one hour pre-planned modules, once a week
Students do fun activities in teams for points
Led by a website you project at the front of the class
Module at-a-glance (approx. 50-60mins)
- 10 Minute Prep
- Team Activities
- Game Shows
Supports 21st Century Learning
supports arts, language, science and social studies outcomes/standards for Grades 3-5
communication, critical thinking, collaboration and creativity
Connects Learning to the real world
through fun at-home missions
A MISSION FOR CLIMATE, ENERGY & TRANSPORTATION
The Keep Cool resource inspires students to become climate action superheroes and change families’ energy and transportation habits!
Keep Cool Modules
The Climate Conundrum
The adventure begins! Students become Apprentice Planet Protectors and play the Game Show to discover the differences between weather, climate and climate change!
What’s the buzz about energy & electricity? Teams of Apprentices draw and write raps about power systems. First mission assignment: turn off lights!
Operation Shower Power
How does wasting water also waste energy? Play a fun theatre game, make posters, and get Mission #2: take short showers.
Operation Keep Car Cool
How do people waste energy by the way they drive? Draw & rate different types of transportation, watch a music video, and get Mission #3: stop your family from idling.
Operation Go Car Free
Why go car free? Brainstorm barriers and solutions for kids walking to school, do a theatre skit on active transportation and get Mission #4: as a family, drive less.
You made it! Apprentices make paper crafts and receive individual & team certificates. Celebrate helping protect the planet!
Plug & Play! Minimal Prep!
Set Up Projector
Let The Website Do The Rest!
Easy to use and 97% of
teachers would recommend
Engages and meets
diverse learning needs
Supports Common Core
& NGSS standards
Helps bring tech
into the classroom
Inspires real change
beyond the classroom
Praise From Teachers
"The Academy is fantastic... students are fully engaged and ask for it every day so, thank-you!"
Melissa Mackie, Durham, ON
"My class LOVED it!!! The lessons are fun, involve technology, and touch on skills across many subject areas!"
Jennifer Alberring, Sidney, BC
"Just press play and it runs itself. It's literally plug and play. You get to ride along with the class and it’s so much fun!"
Shane Hipwell, Abbotsford, BC