The 12 lessons in this module introduce students to concepts of energy, including what energy is and how it is used in everyday life.Also included:materials lists activity descriptions questioning techniques activity centre and extension ideas assessment suggestions activity sheets and visuals The module offers a detailed introduction to the Hands-On Science program (guiding principles, implementation guidelines, an overview of the skills that young students use and develop during scientific inquiry), a list of children's books and websites related to the science topics introduced, and a classroom assessment plan with record-keeping templates.Activity. Review electrical energy, focusing on the many items in a home that use electricity. Now have the students close their eyes and listen as you tell a story ... They look outside to see that trees have fallen all around and have broken the hydro wires that bring electricity to their house. ... Now have the students use the activity sheet to draw an illustration of their experiences during the imaginary storm.
|Title||:||Energy in Our Lives|
|Author||:||Jennifer E. Lawson|
|Publisher||:||Portage & Main Press - 2001-01-01|