Categories: General InterestThis resource is written for elementary school teachers and administrators to provide guidance for the safe delivery of hands-on science and technology programs to students. The resource focuses closely on the elementary science and technology curriculum (The Ontario... read more
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Categories: General InterestWith an accompanying infographic and video, the Climate Change in the Great Lakes Basin: Summary of Trends and Impacts characterizes historical and future climate trends within the Great Lakes basin and summarizes the climate change impacts experienced across the... read more
Categories: General InterestWritten by Danielle Witteveen, Don Galbraith Award Recipient 2022, Brock University. In Ontario, the EQAO, an assessment of reading, writing and mathematics, is a well-known example of a high-stakes test. The intended purpose of the EQAO is to support student... read more
Categories: Lesson PlanWritten by Dan Goldman, Don Galbraith Award Recipient 2022, York University. In this lesson, students explore aerobic and anaerobic respiration through the study of Olympic sprinters and marathon runners. This lesson is designed for students in Grade 12 biology... read more
Categories: General InterestWritten by Vienna Bouttarath, Don Galbraith Award Recipient 2022, University of Western Ontario. I am always looking for ways to make learning as much fun as possible, so I am eager to bring in new educational resources that will allow my students to play while... read more
Using a Nature Story, Phil the Frog, to Inspire Wonder and Promote Science Literacy in the Grade 4 Unit on Habitats and Communitiesread more
Categories: Unit PlanWritten by John Storozinski, Don Galbraith Award Recipient 2022, Brock University. A detailed unit plan on the world of food and food production. To access this content, you must purchase School Membership (Small), Regular One Year Membership, Regular Two Year... read more
Categories: General InterestWritten by April Carter, Don Galbraith Award Recipient 2022, York University. “Greetings Scientists! Let us begin today’s observation, consideration, and experimentation!” As the echos of the bell fade away, I recite this practised and familiar greeting in an... read more
Curriculum Resource Websites: Technologically Supporting Present and Future Practices in STEM Education
Categories: General InterestWritten by Sarah Treesh, Don Galbraith Award Recipient 2022, University of Western Ontario. The 21st century’s undeniable dependence on technological advances requires societies to make great strides to adapt. This necessity holds true for the contemporary educational... read more