Eco-epidemiology: when germs make the good life!

These days, we hear a lot about the respiratory viruses that affect young people and overflow hospitals in Canada and elsewhere in the world. And that's not counting the traditional nuisances of gastros and lice, which don't take a vacation either! A look at eco-epidemiology, an emerging discipline that focuses on the environmental factors that influence disease transmission.

Ideas for activities to discover Christmas

Here are some ideas for classroom activities on the theme of Christmas. We create a quiz, discover traditions around the world, write to Santa to ask him for a book, share traditional recipes and enter into the elves' madness!

Black Friday or No Purchase Day?

In the following activities, we learn about the origin of “Black Friday” and No Buy Day, compare the two ethically and create a crazy math review quiz. crazy!

Movember: the mustaches of November!

For several years, the month of November has been synonymous with mustache. In fact, the Movember movement invites men to grow a “Mo” (mustache) for thirty days in order to promote men's health.

Halloween: legendary party!

Halloween is the ultimate children's party. Costumes, candy, decorations, everything is there to make this day memorable! The traditions surrounding October 31, when pumpkins of all sizes and colors dot the route of families in search of the best treats in their neighborhood, have origins that go back more than 2500 years. This guide invites you to trace the history of this holiday and write your own legend!