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Experimentation Process

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.

Graphic of a tuning fork with sound waves coming out of both sides.

Exploring Sound

Students will learn about and explore the properties of sound through activity centres.

Which materials bounce?

Which materials bounce?

Balls go up and down. But what makes for a good ball? Find out by exploring which materials bounce.

Paddleboat on the Fraser River, BC

How can we make a paddle boat?

Make and test a model paddle boat and learn about potential and kinetic energy.

Swivel hook fastener

Exploring Objects, Materials and Fasteners

Students identify and sort objects, including fasteners, according to material and purpose.