Resources

Science World has supported fun and engaging science education since 1989 with award-winning programming for BC teachers, parents and students. Our vast collection of resources are teacher reviewed, classroom tested and matched to BCs transformed curriculum by grade.

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Activities

Activity Length:
1 - 2 hours
Activity Type:
Exploration

The final challenge for this series is to have students create an animation or a game of their own, using some or all of the skills they have learned.

Activity Length:
30 minutes
Activity Type:
Exploration

The friendly and simple materials in this activity encourage students to explore the basic principles of electric circuits.

Activity Length:
15 minutes
Activity Type:
Exploration

In this model, the students are the electrons, and the energy provided by the battery is represented by candies.

Activity Length:
30 minutes
Activity Type:
Exploration

In this activity students make circuits with LEDs, conductive copper tape, and 3V “coin” batteries

Activity Length:
30 mins.
Activity Type:
Exploration

Students create wearable circuits.

Activity Length:
30 mins.
Activity Type:
Make & Take

Les étudiants examineront la troisième loi de mouvement de Newton (« pour chaque action, il existe une réaction égale et opposée ») en construisant un aéroglisseur.

Activity Length:
50 mins.
Activity Type:
Make & Take

Le sang, c’est essentiel à la vie. Sans sang, nous aurions l’air d’un légume flétri ! Nous ne serions même pas capables de transporter, autour du corps, les gaz tels que l’oxygène et dioxyde de carbone, ainsi que des nutriments.

Activity Length:
15 mins. plus 2-7 jours
Activity Type:
Discrepant Event (Investigatable)

Dans cette activité, les étudiants décriront les effets d’un acide sur une coquille. La réaction de la coquille d’œuf dans le vinaigre est une réaction acido-basique. La coquille d’un œuf, immergé dans le vinaigre, dissoudra et laissera intacte la membrane semi-perméable intérieure.

Activity Length:
20 mins.
Activity Type:
Make & Take

Grow your own sparkly crystals!

This activity was developed and tested with preschool and kindergarten educators as part of Science World's Big Science For Little Hands program.

 

Activity Length:
15 mins.
Activity Type:
Make & Take

Learn about light while making a cool hologram illusion to use with your tablet or smart phone.

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