In this resource geared towards Grades 4-6 classrooms, you will learn how to utilize the Scratch Junior App to create a digital science journal entry and/or scientific explanation for Primary students. Continue reading
This video provides an interesting background on the science and use of sugar.
This cool site uses easy to understand graphics to explore everyday chemistry and beyond. In particular, the site provides an great summary of the 2019 science-based Nobel prizes (Physics, Chemistry, Medicine/Physiology) that teachers might
find useful in their classrooms.
Source: Compound Interest
Thanks for suggesting this great idea Joanne!!!!!!!!!
In this Classroom Catalyst you will learn how to use Wix, a free website building tool, to allow students to design creative, engaging, and interactive websites using class content. This info is perfect for SBI3U Gr 11 Biology – Evolution.
Ana’s project is part of the STAO Connex Technology Enhanced Learning Resources Collection
Thanks Ana !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
The following article provides the results of a literature search of radon and its hazards of particular interest to high school science teachers. The article was written by Dave Gervais, chair of STAO’s Safety Committee. Continue reading
October 4-10 is World Space Week and we hope that you will join us in celebrating the theme of: “The Moon: Gateway to the Stars”.
Attached is information about our upcoming astronomy webinars, some of STAO’s related resources which might be helpful in your classroom, and some links to space-related organizations with educational resources for teachers from grades K-12.
We hope you will find this helpful in planning for your Earth and Space Science units!
Thanks for the post Amy!!!!!!!!!
From the Institute of Physics and the National STEM Learning Centre and Network (https://www.stem.org.uk/), this video is aimed at teachers and shows how to get the best out of a Van de Graaff generator. In the video, Michael de Podesta explains how the generator works and gives some tips on getting consistently good results when using the apparatus. The video concludes with a simple but effective demonstration of charge.