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Insulated food containers

Design and Build an Insulated Food Container

Students will design and build a prototype of a device to keep food cold for a specified time.

Airport terminal with airplane

Up, Up and Away: Careers in Flight

Students will learn about the wide variety of jobs related to the aviation industry.

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Exploring Physical and Chemical Changes

Students observe and classify physical and chemical changes of matter.

Aircraft wing, pictured from the aircraft in flight

Testing Aircraft Wings

Students will explore how wing design affects lift using a testing device similar to a wind tunnel.

Illustration of an empty box with a question mark

Let's Talk Misinformation: Resources

Discover a set of resources to get you thinking about misinformation and its spread in advance of the symposium Let's Talk Misinformation.

Balanced stones on a pebble beach

What are rocks?

Learn about the types of rocks, the rock cycle, and weathering and erosion.

Walking trail through trees and tall grasses

Exploring Habitats

Students will make observations and inferences about three different habitats.

Sunrise over Earth from Space

Why is there day and night?

Students will learn about how the earth rotates on its axis which creates the cycle of night and day.

Female electronics engineer runs tests on laptop

Exploring Careers in STEM Grade 8

Students will expand their knowledge of STEM career types related to a topic they are studying in science.

Illustration of an astronaut standing on a grey moon with a Canadian flag, with space and stars in the background

Canada Goes to the Moon!

Learn about Canada’s new role in space exploration, what we plan to achieve on and around the Moon.

Coyote walking through a park in Quebec

Coyotes: Coming to a town near you?

Learn why coyotes are spreading in Canada and how this affects their relations with humans.

Group of students working together

Team Tower Challenge

Students will explore what it means to be a member of a team and highlight the skills and qualities that make one a good team member.

Frothing water

Earth Month: Water

Discover the issues surrounding water today, and learn what you can do to help.

Tomato plants grow in a greenhouse

Bias and Sources of Error

Learn how scientists identify and minimize bias and sources of error to produce accurate results.

Three types of tomatoes

Identifying Variables

Learn how scientists define independent, dependent and controlled variables in experimental inquiry.