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Science Experiment – States of Matter
A science experiment that investigates how a substance's state of matter can be changed.
Science Experiment - Angles of Reflection
A science experiment that explores reflected light.
See Light Through Me Worksheet
A worksheet that explores classification of objects according to light transmission.
Science Experiment - Blubber Me!
A science experiment which explores the structural adaptation of blubber.
Science Experiment - True Colours
A science experiment that explores the perception of colour.
Science Experiment - Lights Line Up!
A science experiment which explores light.
What's the Use? PowerPoint - Developing a Hypothesis to Investigate
A teaching presentation discussing the development of a scientific hypothesis.
Design Your Own Experiment Worksheet
A worksheet to develop students' ability to design fair, scientific experiments.
Initiating a Scientific Investigation Worksheet
A worksheet to help the students begin the process of a scientific investigation.
Now I Understand PowerPoint - Building a Solid Conclusion for an Experiment
An educational teaching presentation introducing the students to the R.E.R.U.N. method for writing a scientific conclusion.
Science Experiment - Cover to Conserve
A science experiment that investigates if evaporation can be reduced by covering a body of water.
Freedom of Choice PowerPoint - Developing Scientific Lines of Questioning
A teaching presentation discussing the development of scientific lines of questioning.
R.E.R.U.N. - Writing a Scientific Conclusion Fact Sheet
An educational fact sheet introducing the students to the R.E.R.U.N. method for writing a scientific conclusion.
Light Teaching Resource Pack
A comprehensive set of posters, activities and worksheets related to the concept of light.
Light Fantastic Unit Plan
This Physical Sciences unit addresses the properties of light. It explores the phenomena of reflection, refraction, shadow and more.
Our Place in Space - Unit Plan
This Earth and Space Sciences unit explores the concept that Earth is part of a system of planets orbiting around a star (the sun).
In the Shadows
A 60 minute lesson in which students will compare shadows from point and extended light sources.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore how knowledge of states of matter and their changes can help inform practices and decision making.
Facts of the Matter
This Chemical Sciences unit explores the concept that solids, liquids and gases have different observable properties and behave in different ways.
Changing States of Matter
A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore the way solids, liquids and gases change in different situations.
Plant and Animal Adaptations Unit Plan
This Science unit addresses the concept of plant and animal adaptations.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will use mirrors to investigate some of the properties of reflected light.
Lights Line Up!
A 60 minute lesson in which students will draw simple ray diagrams to show the paths of light from a source to the eyes.
See Light Through Me
A 60 minute lesson in which students will classify objects based on how much light is transmitted through them.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will investigate how the colour of an object depends on the properties of the object and the colour of the light source.
Blubber Me Experiment
A 60 minute lesson in which students will investigate how blubber works as an insulator.
The Sun - Solar System Central