The STAO Science Encounters Project includes a series of inquiry-based STEM activities to support teachers and students with resources to create engaging classroom experiences that cultivate 21st century skills. Activities for the project include Indigenous ways of knowing while incorporating fundamental concepts that are linked to scientific inquiry and technological approaches to problem solving.
Categories: Lab/Student Activity
Students work in groups to complete a hydraulic/pneumatic lab with syringes to examine the forces involved and the strength of fluid power Final project is the "firefighting Robotic Arm" - in... read more
Categories: General Interest
The techniques of Science teaching have changed from lectures and demonstrations to those involving a significant amount of "hands on" activities. This is reflected in the new curriculum, which even... read more
This document will provide three possible themes in which the curriculum for the Earth and Space Science strands - The Study of the Universe in the academic course and Space Exploration in the... read more