Grade 6 Kits

Resource Kit #601 – Electricity

Contents:

  1. Electric Gadgets and Gizmos

BC Provincial learning Outcomes:

  • Evaluate various methods of producing small electrical charges
  • Investigate a variety of electrical pathways using different current circuits
  • Demonstrate that electricity transforms into light, heat, sound, motion and magnetic effects
  • Differentiate between renewable and n9on-renewable methods of producing electricity

 

Resource Kit #602 – Diversity of Life

Contents:

  1. Diversity of life
  2. Diversity of Living Things
  3. The World of the Microscope
  4. Microscope labeling exercise

BC Provincial learning Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate the appropriate use of tools to examine living things that cannot be seen by the naked eye
  • Analyse how different organisms adapt to their environment
  • Distinguish between life forms as single or multi-celled organisms and belonging to one of five kingdoms: Plantae, Animilia, Monera, Protisa, or Fungi

 

Resource Kit #603 – Extreme Environments

Contents:

  1. Extreme Environments
  2. Space
  3. Space Exploration – Technology All Around Us
  4. Outer Space – card game

BC Provincial Learning Outcomes:

  • Evaluate obstacles unique to exploration of an extreme environment
  • Assess technologies used for extreme environments
  • Describe contributions of Canadians to exploration technologies