Science Grade 8


Mix and Flow of Matter

Cells and Systems

Light and Optical Systems

Mechanical Systems

Fresh and Salt Water Systems

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Science Links

Program of Study

Convergence 8 - index

Exploratorium Online Activities
TryScience! Experience the excitement of contemporary science and technology through on and offline interactivity with science and technology centers worldwide.
Edquest Middle School Science Student and Teacher Resource Centres for both approved texts for the Alberta science curriculum. Science Alberta Foundation
ATA Science Council
PBS LearningMedia Science and Technology activities. Select a grade level and a topic.
Science News Feature articles on late breaking science news.

PhET Simulations - excellent simulations for Science and Math at all grade levels

Understanding Science - University of Berkeley

The Spangler Effect - a weekly video blog of science experiments