2017 STA Convention
May 5, 2017
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BC Hydro Energy Investigations - Grade 9

This classroom resource directly supports the new BC curriculum for Science 9 – Physics, and features hands-on learning activities paired with a discovery-oriented approach to explore electricity, energy use, conservation and electrical safety.

 Teachers with a permanent grade 9 class receive a complete electricity resource that includes a variety of teacher-created and tested materials, including:

  1. ·       A Teacher Resource Guide, with 12 lesson plans, experiential learning activities, assessment tools and BLMs to support student learning
  2. ·       A Circuitry Kit with all the materials needed to accompany the hands-on lab investigations – ONE per teacher
  3. ·       Engaging slideshows, graphics and other digital resources available on FirstWave
  4. ·       Take-home activities that support personalized learning

Target Audience

Grade 9 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.

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Seats Available