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The oil and gas industry encapsulates the incredible effect Alberta's
plentiful natural resources have had on her economy, history, politics,
social structure, and future. These are the stories of adventurous
"cowboy" characters, reckless risk-takers, speculators,
scientists, politicians, oil well "shooters," and "roughnecks."
The narratives of these Mavericks will facilitate student understanding
of the significant natural resources in the province and how they
affect the lifestyles of Albertans.
- Presenting the Story of the Oil Boom
Researching Various Aspects of the Oil and Gas Industries to Understand
Its Effect on Our Western Lifestyle
- Drilling into Reserves: How Do We
Researching Hydrocarbon Natural Resources by Examining the Life
and Work of Dr. Helen Belyea
- Saving the Environment One Maverick
at a Time...
Examining Oil's Impact on the Environment and Taking Action for
Conservation and Preservation
Knowledge Hunt (Quiz)
How do I use Inquiry-Based Learning