This activity introduces students to a consumer product that has many different types of polymers. Students will dissect a disposable diaper and take note of different types of polymers used in this consumer product. They will focus on the use of sodium polyacrylate as an absorbent used in disposable diapers. This activity can be used as an introduction to the polymers component of the organic unit or it could launch a discussion on the use of disposable consumer products.
The main focus of this inquiry will be to help students develop skills in using modern robotic systems, such as the LEGO EV3 Mindstorms system, which requires the learner to grasp ideas around... read more
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Science: Muslim Contributions to Science and Technology - Astronomy and Space: Build a sundial
By: Arooj Arslan and Salma Nakhuda Arooj Arslan is a Teacher and a Digital Lead Learner Mentor in the Toronto District School Board. She has completed a Master of Education program with a focus on... read more