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Properties of Matter for Grades 3-5: An Inquiry Approach
  

Properties of Matter for Grades 3-5: An Inquiry Approach (Spiral Bound)

Edited by Lawson, Jennifer

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  • Pub Date
    28 Jan 20

Hands-On Science for British Columbia completely aligns with BC's New Curriculum for Science. Grounded in the Know-Do-Understand model, First Peoples knowledge and perspectives, and student-driven scientific inquiry, this custom-written resource: emphasizes Core Competencies, so ... read full description below.

ISBN 9781553798798
Barcode 9781553798798
Release Date 28 January 2020 by Portage & Main Press
Format Spiral Bound
Series Hands-On Science for British Columbia
Availability
Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 28 Jan 2020

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ISBN-13 9781553798798
ISBN-10 1553798791
Stock Release date is 28 January 2020
Status Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 28 Jan 2020
Publisher Portage & Main Press
Imprint Portage & Main Press
Release Date 28 January 2020
Publication Country
Format Spiral Bound
Author(s) Edited by Lawson, Jennifer
Series Hands-On Science for British Columbia
Category Not specified
Number of Pages 200
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 279mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
ONIX Text General/trade
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Description of this Book

Hands-On Science for British Columbia completely aligns with BC's New Curriculum for Science. Grounded in the Know-Do-Understand model, First Peoples knowledge and perspectives, and student-driven scientific inquiry, this custom-written resource: emphasizes Core Competencies, so students engage in deeper and lifelong learning develops Curricular Competencies through hands-on activities fosters a deep understanding of the Big Ideas in science Each module contains resources for both teachers and students, including Curricular Competencies correlation charts; background information on science topics; complete, easy-to-follow lesson plans; downloadable image banks and reproducible student materials; and materials lists. Innovative elements for the new curriculum include: a multi-age approach an emphasis on technology, sustainability, and personalized learning a fully developed assessment plan for summative, formative, and student self-assessment a focus on real-life Applied Design, Skills, and Technologies learning centres that focus on multiple intelligences and universal design for learning (UDL) place-based learning activities and Makerspaces Properties of Matter for Grades 3-5 will address Core Competencies and Learning Standards while students explore the following Big Ideas: All matter is made of particles. Matter has mass, takes up space, and can change phase. Solutions are homogeneous. Other Hands-On Science modules for grades 3-5 Living Things for Grades 3-5 Properties of Energy for Grades 3-5 Land, Water, and Sky for Grades 3-5

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Author's Bio

Jennifer Lawson, PhD, is the originator and senior author of the Hands-On series in all subject areas. Jennifer is a former classroom teacher, resource/special education teacher, consultant, and principal. She continues to develop new Hands-On projects, and also serves as a School Trustee for the St. James-Assiniboia School Division in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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