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Rocky Mountain
School District #6
Environmental, Outdoor, Community Based Learning

​​​​​Our Partners in Place-based Learning


SD 6 is proud to be a partner in the Kootenay-Boundary​​​ Envrionmental Education (KBEE) initiative. 

Check out the website at for resources and ideas for Outdoor, Experiential, Place-Based, Place Conscious Lear​ning​ 

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watch our place-based learning video series!​ 

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Columbia Basin Environmental Education Network (CBEEN) provides generous support to educators through workshops,webinars, resources, and other Columbia Basin Environmental Education Network​

Wild Voices for Kids 

Wild Voices for Kids (WVFK) is CBEEN's curriculum-linked environmental education program engaging local experts in the education of K-12 students on the land, history and culture of the Columbia Basin region. There is a directory of 100+ presentations and field-trips available . We encourage every SD 6 classroom to book a Wild Voices this year!

​District Resources

Environmental E​ducation Kits:

Each zone has an environmental education book basket including: 

  • ​Nature Preschools and Forest Kindergartens               

  • Coyote's Guide to Connecting With Nature

  • Schoolyard-Enhanced Learning

  • To Look Closely

  • Childhood and Nature - Design Principles for Educators

  • The Outdoor Classroom in Practice, Ages 3-7

  • Ecological Literacy

  • Teaching Green (Elementary, Middle, High School Years)

  • Rediscovery - Ancient Pathways/New Directions

  • Many new the DRC

Contact the DRC if you would like to look at any of these titles.​