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Centre of Gravity Stations Lesson Plan


Written by Jasmine Sollen, Don Galbraith Award Recipient 2023, Brock University. This lesson plan is intended for Grade 7 Strand D, Structures and Mechanisms. The topic is centre of gravity and stability based on expectation D2.2 (describe ways in which the centre of... read more

Build a Pig House


Written by Larissa Crawley, Don Galbraith Award Recipient 2023, Nipissing University. This activity could be used on its own as a STEM challenge in any classroom, or could be used as a performance task within a unit. The complexity of the task can be made more... read more

Introduction to Structures: Scavenger Hunt


Written by Kaliyah Malcolm, Don Galbraith Award Recipient 2023, Ontario Tech University. Students demonstrate an understanding that objects, including structures, have observable characteristics and are made from materials with specific properties that determine how... read more

The Drip of the Iceberg


Written by Victor Arhin, Don Galbraith Award Recipient 2023, Tyndale University. Students will consider the impact of melting glaciers on available freshwater. To access this content, you must purchase School Membership (Small), Regular One Year Membership, Regular... read more

Forms of Energy


Written by Vanessa Salvaggio, Don Galbraith Award Recipient 2023, Tyndale University. Students will research, and become experts on 9 different forms of energy and some examples. Students will also utilize the engineering design process to create, identify, and... read more