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Grade 7

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Language


PROGRAM
DESCRIPTION
LINK TO LESSON
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MS Publisher
Students will use Publisher 2002 to create a poster advertisement. Lessons provided by Yvonne Yardy of the Thames Valley DSB. Note that not all links for effective advertising are active.
CreatingAPosterWithPublisher.pdf
WebsiteResourcesforAdvertisement.pdf
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Internet
The Media Awareness Network: Click on the TEACHER link at the top of the page for lesson ideas. There are also a variety of EDUCATIONAL GAMES (link on left side of window) for students.
Media Literacy
3
Publisher
KidPix
Smart Ideas
Creating a Classroom Newspaper. Posted by Yvonne Yardy on osapac.org.
CreatingAClassroomNewspaper.pdf
WebsitestoAssistwithNewspaperProject.pdf
4
Internet
Use the questions provided to evaluate web sources and web pages. A good site to use for evaluation is http://zapatopi.net/treeoctopus/.
Web Resource Evaluation Questions
Web Page Evaluation Questions
Website Evaluation Form



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Mathematics



PROGRAM
DESCRIPTION
LINK TO LESSON
1
Quattro Pro 12
This is a test that is to be used after completing the line, bar and pie graph lessons found on the Software Lessons page of the Wiki.
You may wish to provide the test page electronically as well as in paper format.
Graphing test.pdf
2
Filemaker Pro
Students learn to create a database.
Creating a database.pdf
3
Internet
Students search a variety of online databases to answer questions. Answers are not provided. Students could compare
answers with classmates as they finish.
gr-7Online Database Assignment.pdf
4
Internet
A variety of interactive math activities at explorelearning.com.
MathGizmosQuickStartGuide.pdf
5
Tabs+
Introductory lessons. From osapac.org
tabs.pdf






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Science



PROGRAM
DESCRIPTION
LINK TO LESSON
1
Internet
Investigate stable and unstable structures. Take a look at bridges.
Bridges
2
Internet
Information about solutions, mixtures and matter with quizzes to support the readings.
chem4kids
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History / Geography


PROGRAM
DESCRIPTION
LINK TO LESSON
1
Inspiration
This website has a variety of ideas for displaying information using a web.
Print or project a sample and then have students use the program for timelines, themes of geographic inquiry, etc.
Inspiration Sample Ideas
2
Claris HomePage
History: Prepare and present a biographical sketch of a historical person from the period 1759-1812.
Students will have completed the Claris Homepage lesson, in Software Lessons, before embarking on this assignment.
War of 1812 - Sample Web Page Draft.pdf
War of 1812 Biography Web Page.pdf
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Internet
WordPerfect
Geography: Students use interactive maps to investigate place, location and region.
Maps in a variety of forms. Zoom in and out. Look at the world and relative locations, latitude and longitude...
Themes of Geographic Inquiry.pdf
Earth
4
Internet
History: Defending Québec - Capital of New France: Student take journey to Québec during the period 1645, 1690 or 1745 to explore the historyof Québec's defence and fortifications.
Defending Quebec


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Other


PROGRAM
DESCRIPTION
LINK TO LESSON
1
Smart Board
A variety of lessons and activities ready to go. They are separated by grade and by subject.
lessons
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