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Psychology

IN-SYNC’s Dancing Along to Belong!

Students will learn how to feel closer to their peers even while being apart during the pandemic through learning about movement synchrony and learning a dance together.
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IN-SYNC’s Dancing Along to Belong!

Earth & Environmental Science

Invasive Species in Hamilton Harbour

Students will be introduced to ecosystems and the differences between native and invasive species, with a focus on fish that can be found in Hamilton Harbour.
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Invasive Species in Hamilton Harbour

Biology

Monster Mash

Students will classify species of monsters using a creature dichotomous key.
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Monster Mash

Earth & Environmental Science

Daily and Seasonal Changes

Students learn about daily and seasonal changes through group discussion, songs, drawing and interactive demonstrations.
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Daily and Seasonal Changes

Astronomy & Space Science

Make a Crater!

Students will be building their very own crater and testing different sized balls from various heights to see how their crater size may differ.
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Make a Crater!

Astronomy & Space Science

Constellation Viewers

Students will learn about stars and create a "constellation viewer" where they can create a constellation to look at.
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Constellation Viewers

Health Sciences

Storytime - Washing Your Hands

Read "My Hero is You" and learn about germs and the importance of washing your hands.
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Storytime - Washing Your Hands

Earth & Environmental Science

Storytime - Butterfly Life Cycle

Read "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" and learn about the different steps in the life cycle of a butterfly.
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Storytime - Butterfly Life Cycle

Biology

Storytime - What If There Were No Bees?

Read "What If There Were No Bees?" and learn about the importance of bees and cross-pollination.
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Storytime - What If There Were No Bees?

Earth & Environmental Science

Storytime - Who Likes the Wind?

Read "Who Likes the Wind?" and learn about wind and renewable energy.
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Storytime - Who Likes the Wind?

Astronomy & Space Science

Constellation Detective

Students are given an unlabeled picture of a night sky and asked to find the constellations in it.
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Constellation Detective

Biology

Animal Adaptations

Students have the opportunity explore different ways that animals insulate themselves to stay warm in winter by testing different insulating materials in ice cold water (e.g., fur, cotton balls, foil, thermal sock, etc.).
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Animal Adaptations

Physics

Make Your Own Bottled Music

Students see how different amounts of air and water in a space can change the way we hear sounds.
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Make Your Own Bottled Music

Physics

Make a "Coat Hanger Walkman"

Students explore the science of sound by creating their own "Walkman" which transmits vibrations through a piece of string.
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Make a "Coat Hanger Walkman"

Chemistry

Create a Sunprint

Students will use a special type of paper that is sensitive to the sun to create fun prints and designs on the paper using sunlight.
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Create a Sunprint