How It Works
Students sign up (via parents)
Students participate in the live webcasts
Students send you their work!
Live Webcast Content
- Game Shows
- Music & Songs
- Superhero Missions
- Inclusive Approach
What Teachers Say
"As a parent and teacher, I LOVED it! Perfect balance of education and entertainment!"
Emily Villavicencio, Grade 3 Teacher
"This online program is great for covering curriculum across the subjects."
Claire Leesui, Grade 4/5 Teacher
"The Planet Protector Academy: Home Edition was superb! Easily the best thing my class has done since schools were closed!"
Joe Filippone, Grade 4 Teacher
Supports Saskatchewan Outcomes
Promotes 21st Century Learning
Facilitates interdisciplinary learning
combining arts, language, science and social studies curriculum
Develops the 4C's
incl. communication, critical thinking, collaboration and creativity
Connects learning to the real world
through fun at-home missions to lead change in families
Meets diverse learning needs
with engaging, arts-based activities
Uses the best of online tools
to inspire offline learning, creativity and action!
A MISSION FOR WATER
The H2Whoa! resource inspires students to become water superheroes and help their families conserve and protect our precious water resources!
The adventure begins! How are we connected to water? Explore how we use and have fun with water. Learn from the Tsleil Waututh First Nation that when we look after water, we look after everything that lives in and depends on water, like salmon. Practicing gratitude for water. First mission assignment: turning off taps.
How does water reach our taps? How is our drinking water cleaned? Learn about the Water Cycle and how we can conserve our precious drinking water. Meet Anishinaabe Elder Josephine Mandamin, who walked around the Great Lakes, inspiring millions to care for water. Receive Mission 2: saving water.
How does water get polluted? Why is it important to keep it clean? Learn ways to protect our water, including how Indigenous farmers in southern Belize have a natural way to keep their streams and rivers clean, so they can use the water to grow their crops. Putting learning into practice with Mission 3: protecting water.
Connect in Place
How is water part of where I live? Learn what forms of natural water sources are close to my school/home. Hear about an Indigenous community in Arizona that planted a forest to help clean a polluted river. Program wrap-up and celebration!
Messages from Mother Earth
Indigenous perspectives on water
Each week, our young Cree superhero highlights Indigenous-led environmental projects around the world, showing how Indigenous cultural practices and wisdom hold solutions for our water issues.
Created in consultation and collaboration with Indigenous artists, elders and culture keepers.
Remote learning made easy
Led by engaging actor educators
No planning needed
Accessible via desktop, tablet or smartphone!
What Parents Say
"Thank you so much for these great online webinars! Leila has been spending her afternoons dressing up as a planet protector!"
Cathy Acuna, Vancouver, BC
"I didn't expect him to get so involved and excited about the program, considering his short attention span."
Paulo Carvalho, Parent, Newmarket, ON
"Fabulous program! She loved the activities and is keen to keep doing Planet Protectors!"
Amanda Wardrop, Vancouver, BC