The students will be researching the costs and benefits of space exploration in order to determine whether the Canadian Space Agency should receive increased funding for their programs or if another program needs it more urgently. In order to prepare the students for this inquiry, the teacher needs to lay the groundwork on the necessary tools and devices for space exploration, and knowledge about space phenomena. This inquiry will create an awareness of the benefits and costs of space exploration.
Author: Samantha Beattie, Don Galbraith Award winner, University of Ontario Institute of Technology Pre-activity description: To introduce students to the concept of heat transfer we will test how... read more
In this technology-focused resource, you will be learning how to utilize the Scratch Junior App to create a digital science journal entry and/or scientific explanation for Primary students. Other... read more