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Kindergarten --- Grade 1 --- Grade 2 --- Grade 3 --- Grade 4 --- Grade 5 --- Grade 6 --- Grade 7 --- Grade 8


Kindergarten



PROGRAM
DESCRIPTION
LINK TO LESSON
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Smart Board
Kidspiration
Healthy Bodies. Created by Loes Cofell.
kindergarten unit.pdf
Let's be healthy and active.notebook
Healthy vs. Unhealthy.kid
A Healthy Winter Day.kid
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Grade 1



PROGRAM
DESCRIPTION
LINK TO LESSON
1
Smart Board
This is a series of lessons that can be used during a unit on structures.
Structures - Grade 1.notebook
2
KidPix
Exploring Structures with KidPix. The activities are from osapac.org. The four activities cover Science, Language,
Arts and Math.
ExploringStructures.pdf
3
Smart Board
Kidspiration
Energy. Created by Tara Duncan-Smith.
Energy in Our LivesA grade 1 Science Unit.pdfenergy.notebook
Energy Use At Home.rtf
How Does Energy Change.rtf
Identifying Things That Use Electrical Energy rubric.rtf
Identifying Things That Use Energy Around the house rubric.rtf
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Internet
This site is an excellent introduction to the major parts of the human body. It is student created and includes audio an visuals.
human body


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Grade 2



PROGRAM
DESCRIPTION
LINK TO LESSON
1
Smart Board
Understanding Life Systems - Animals
Animals-Grade 2.notebook
2
Smart Board
Kidspiration
Liquids and Solids; Air and Water in the Environment. Created by Sue-Anne Schroeder.
unitplan.pdf
liquids_solids_interactive review.notebook
how we use matter.notebook
Rubric for Kidspiration multimedia project.doc
student sample 1.kid
student sample 2.kid
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Grade 3



PROGRAM
DESCRIPTION
LINK TO LESSON
1
Webquest
Students identify the general purpose of plant roots, stems, leaves and flowers. Students learn about the requirements
and care needed for plant growth.
Plant Webquest
2
KidPix
Students plot the growth of a seed and record their observations. Found on osapac.org. By Leslie Atkinson
TheSeedThatGrew.pdf
3
Internet
Students will listen to the information about types of soil. After listening to the information they will decide which soil is
best for growing crops. They can share their findings in poster or brochure format.
Soil
4
Internet
Forces and movement - from BBC schools (Grade 3 linktolearning.com)
forces and motion.PDF
Website

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Grade 4



PROGRAM
DESCRIPTION
LINK TO LESSON
1
Internet
Learn about herbivores, carnivores and omnivores and put together a food chain.
food web
2
Internet
Habitats with an activity on simple food chains.
habitats
3
Internet
Learn about the 3 classes of rocks, classify according to criteria and record results is chart form.
Rocks
4
Presentations
Rocks and Minerals - culminating activity created by Kim Owen.
Rocks and Minerals.PDF
5
Internet
Smart Notebook
Dianne LaFortune has created Science web-quests that are designed in SMART Notebook and are intended for use in the classroom.
Links to web-sites are embedded in each web-quest. Go to her Wiki to download the files.
Science WebQuests

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Grade 5



PROGRAM
DESCRIPTION
LINK TO LESSON
1
Internet
Systems in the human body. A variety of lesson ideas created by Vanessa Jurkus.
body systems.pdf
2
Internet
Renewable and non-renewable energy sources-videos, quizzes and activities.
energy sources
3
Internet
Smart Notebook
Dianne LaFortune has created Science web-quests that are designed in SMART Notebook and are intended for
use in the classroom.
Links to web-sites are embedded in each web-quest. Go to her Wiki to download the files.
Science WebQuests
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Grade 6



PROGRAM
DESCRIPTION
LINK TO LESSON
1
Online Project
This is a space relate project. Students will help Galileo prove that the earth moves around the sun.
Starry Messenger Project
2
Webquest
Filemaker Pro
Presentations
Space: The Ark Colony Project. Provided by the Thames Valley DSB on osapac.org
ArkColony.pdf
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Grade 7



PROGRAM
DESCRIPTION
LINK TO LESSON
1
Internet
Investigate stable and unstable bridges.
Bridges
2
Internet
Information about solutions, mixtures and matter with quizzes to support the readings.
chem4kids
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Grade 8



PROGRAM
DESCRIPTION
LINK TO LESSON
1
Internet
WordPerfect
Students perform a variety of activities on the computer to learn about water systems. The unit was created by K. Lee.
Grade 8 water systems.pdf
2
Internet
Lessons, links and ideas for teaching about cells.
Cells.pdf
3
SMART Notebook
Cell membrane diffusion and osmosis created by David Lowry of the ALCDSB.
Cell Membrane_ Diffusion and Osmosis_Grade 8 Science.notebook
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