This Classroom Catalyst involves the use of several inquiry learning activities, (Meyer, 2018; STAO, 2017) to teach the topics of Velocity & Acceleration in a grade 12 College Level Physics course. The lessons have modifications and adaptations for use in a regular inquiry classroom and within an eLearning or blended platform.
Welcome to the STAO Career Connections Resource!
Categories: General Interest, Lab/Student Activity
It is our goal to create a library of videos showcasing the diversity of careers in STEM and the diversity of the people who do them. We want to be able to provide students with Career ideas, add... read more
Teacher Demo/Student Activity: Disappearing Volume
Categories: Lab/Student Activity, Teacher Demonstration
In this activity, students mix a given quantity of salt with a fixed volume of water. Mass and volume measurements are made before and after mixing to determine if these quantities change. Students... read more
Mapping the invisibility region using lenses (SNC2D1, SNC2P1)
Categories: Lesson Plan, Unit Plan
Students are invited to form groups (2-3 students in a group) to devise a cloaking device, based on the You tube video of Professor Howell and his graduate student Joseph Choi from University of... read more