Wind energy

The power of wind has been harnessed around the world for centuries. Trace the history of wind technologies from sailboats to wind turbines in the Wind Energy section.

Featured lesson plan: Naming Ships in Nunavut

In this lesson, students will learn about the naming process for ships in the Canadian Navy. They will search for ships that were named after communities in Nunavut in the past. Students will discover that currently there are no ships named after communities in Nunavut in the Canadian Navy. Finally, they will create a profile for a fictional ship in the Canadian Navy and name it after a community in Nunavut.