Ecosystem and land-based learning

COPEH-CANADA TEACHING RESOURCES

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Coming soon! Intro to Ecosystem approaches to health and PHAC competencies This module describes ways to strengthen public health scholarship and practice through targeted training opportunities informed by the field of ecosystem approaches to health.

Coming soon! Upstream is a place. This teaching module provides a guide for designing a one-day, experiential workshop that explores the ecological and social contexts for health through a series of interactive activities and walking tours.

COPEH-CANADA student-created TEACHING RESOURCES

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This guide (in French) was the result of course work by students of the 2021 CoPEH-Canada hybrid course on ecosystem approaches to health. It is a step-by-step guide to carrying out a mindfullness excercise in a natural environment with elementary students. It can be adapted to other ecosystems and audiences. 

COPEH-CANADA RESOURCES FOR A FLIPPED COURSE

Ecosistemas Ekosanté
Ekosanté module on ecosystems (in Spanish) with sections on concepts, "ways of thinking," and ecohealth in action. 

OTHER RESOURCES

Everyone lives in a watershed! 

  • The Canadian Wildlife Federation has teaching resources for K through grade 12. Some of the resources, such as this module on teaching the importance of a watershed, can be adapted to the university level.