This guided inquiry activity is structured to allow students to practise observations and collaborating to find the cause of Minamata Disease in Japan, and then exploring how it has affected a Canadian Indigenous population.
ANIMALS AND CRITICAL THINKING IN GRADE 2
Categories: Lab/Student Activity, Lesson Plan, Unit Plan
Students will examine the critical inquiry question: how can understanding the characteristics and needs of animals help people to find/create a habitat that meets those needs? Their challenge... read more
DEFORESTATION IN BORNEO WITH SNC2D
Categories: General Interest, Lesson Plan
As a class we watched a TED Talk by Willie Smits on the deforestation of Boreo for the palm oil industry. The science described in the video can be challenging for grade 10 students, however it... read more
ROCK OUT HERE OR ROLL ON SOMEWHERE ELSE?
Categories: Lab/Student Activity, Lesson Plan
The students will be researching and discussing the costs and benefits of being the only source of the mineral tin left in the world. In order to prepare for this inquiry, the teacher needs to lay... read more