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Assortment of the bacteria Escherichia coli

Bacteria 101

What exactly are bacteria? What types of bacteria are there? And are they really as bad as people think they are?
Virtual Scavenger Hunt

Virtual Scavenger Hunt

This is an individual or small group learning strategy which is used to help students develop online research capabilities as they “hunt” for selected pieces of information using predetermined “clues.”
A column supporting the roof the Parthenon in Greece

Strong Shapes: Cylinders

Students develop and apply comparing & contrasting, observing and predicting skills as they explore the strength of cylinders made with different materials.
Dragonfly

What is an Insect?

The What is an Insect e-book explores the amazing world of insects while showing the characteristics and diversity of insects.
Students collaborating

Introduction to the Fish Market Survey

In this introductory activity, students will read two articles about the issue of fish mislabelling and complete two graphic organizers to identify the issue, its implications and possible solutions. They will complete the organizers individually and in pairs, and then discuss the results with the whole class.
Girls building with blocks

Design & Build Backgrounder

One way that humans apply skills and knowledge as we fulfil our desire to modify the world to suit our needs is through technological problem-solving.