2017 STA Convention
May 5, 2017
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BC Hydro Energy Connections - Grade 7

BC Hydro’s Energy Connections has been updated to support and align with the new Grade 7 Science curriculum, including a focus on inquiry-based activities and the core competencies of 21st Century learning.   

Teachers with a permanent grade 7 class received aterials to teach electromagnetism, electrical safety, methods of generating electricity and conservation, including:

  1.    Teacher Resource Guide with 14 lesson plans and black-line masters
  2.    Class set of student handbooks with various activities
  3.    Colour poster highlighting provincial landmarks and electrical safety concepts
  4.     Electromagnetism kit with all the materials needed for hands-on activities – ONE per school
  5.     Take-home activities that support and reinforce  electrical safety messages

Target Audience

Grade 7 science teachers


Wendy Lorch

Wendy Lorch brings  years of teaching experience to the development of education programs and workshop facilitation for BC Hydro School Programs. She\'s excited to be sharing information about energy conservation, sustainability and electrical safety to teachers and working with programs that strongly connect to the BC curriculum and best teaching practices.

01:00 pm - 02:30 pm

Limited Free Seats