Hands-On Science and Technology, Grade 6
Ontario Edition (Revised)by Jennifer Lawson
This teacher resource offers a detailed introduction to the Hands-On Science and Technology program (guiding principles, implementation guidelines, an overview of the science skills that grade 6 students use and develop) and a classroom assessment plan complete with record-keeping templates. It also includes connections to the Achievement Levels as outlined in The Ontario Curriculum Grades 1-8 Science and Technology (2007).
This resource has four instructional units.
- Unit 1: Biodiversity
- Unit 2: Flight
- Unit 3: Electricity and Electrical Devices
- Unit 4: Space
Each unit is divided into lessons that focus on specific curricular expectations. Each lesson has
- curriculum expectation(s) lists
- materials lists
- activity descriptions
- assessment suggestions
- activity sheet(s) and graphic organizer(s