We are thrilled to be offering free resources to educators, that makes learning about plastic pollution hands-on, fun and accessible to all learners! Or resources are created by teachers, for teachers. We include all the resources you need to teach a quality lesson, including a detailed lesson plan, BC curriculum connections, presentation slides and educational videos!

Differentiated K-12 lesson plans we currently offer:

1) *NEW - From the Streets: Students will investigate how freshwater plastic pollution ultimately affects our oceans. No matter where you live, you have the power to help protect our oceans! (currently available in English)

2) Ocean Trash Talk: Students will learn all about ocean plastic pollution and what actions they can take to help protect our oceans! (available in French and English)

Scroll down to learn more about the curriculum and to access right away! Thanks for creating waves of change in your classroom!

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From the Streets Resources

Our brand-new BC curriculum-linked lessons on how freshwater plastic pollution affects the ocean, is now available! Want to show your students that no matter where they live, they have an impact on the ocean? Our free teaching resources, include a scaffolded lesson plan, educational videos, presentation slides, are extension resources.

Fill out the below survey to access these free resources now!

We would like to thank our generous sponsor Donald’s Fine Foods for their support in developing these resources.

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Ocean Trash Talk/ Un océan de plastique 


Sea Smart has an exciting collaboration with:

  • Environment and Climate Change Canada

  • Ocean Wise

  • Students on Ice

  • Oceans School

  • WE Foundation

to teach as many students as possible across Canada about Ocean Plastic Pollution.


Sea Smart est très fier de collaborer avec :

  • Environnement et changement climatique du Canada

  • Ocean Wise

  • Students on Ice

  • L'École de l'Océan

  • WE Foundation

afin de sensibiliser le plus d’élèves possible, partout au Canada, à la pollution des océans.


Want to teach your students about ocean plastic pollution but don’t know where to start?

No problem! Fill out the form below to request Sea Smart's free teaching resources, including a lesson plan, educational video, and presentation slides.

Resources are available in English and French.


Vous souhaitez enseigner à vos élèves comment préserver les océans de la pollution liée aux plastiques mais vous ne savez pas par où commencer ?

Pas de problème ! Complétez le document ci-dessous afin de pouvoir recevoir des ressources gratuites, incluant un plan de cours, une vidéo pédagogique et un diaporama de présentation.

Les ressources sont disponibles en anglais et en français.

FORM/QUESTIONNAIRE (Ocean Trash Talk/ Un océan de plastique

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Cliquez sur les liens pour accéder à encore plus de ressources de la part de nos partenaires afin de sensibiliser vos élèves à la protection des océans.

Click below to access more amazing free resources from our ocean education partners.


PRIZE DRAWS/ Tirages de prix

Partagez sur Ies réseaux sociaux les actions de votre classe pour réduire la pollution des océans et participez à un tirage au sort pour avoir la chance de gagner des prix.

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Share your class' Sea Smart actions to reduce plastic pollution on Instagram and our Facebook Group to be entered into amazing prize draws.

Use the following hashtags…

#beatplasticpollution #seasmart #oceantrashtalk