This activity begins with deep discussions on biodiversity and/or environmental factors. Students then continue exploring through readings from a variety of sources. The questions are then discussed in class to activate prior learning and stimulate deep thinking on the topics. Students then use their graphic organizer of choice to list knowledge, questions, thoughts, etc. Finally, students demonstrate new knowledge/understanding through a project of their choice.
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
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STAO's safety training resources provide practical safety training while promoting a culture of safety mindedness in schools. These resources are available in both online and 'face to face' formats... read more
Written by Rajan Brar, Don Galbraith Award Winner 2020-21, Western University As technology continues to change the landscape of education it is important that all educators utilize the benefits... read more