Resources by Program of Studies
Science Connect 1 Teacher Resources
Science Connect Student Resources
Internet Connect Student Resources
Use this resource to locate magazine articles, science experiments, science encyclopedia articles, images, audio & video clips, illustrations, graphs & web links related to a wide range of science study: earth science, science history, life science, space, physics, math, chemistry, biology, natural science, environmental science, biotechnology & more.
Visualize Science This site will let both students and teachers interact with material on the web, rather than just reading text. Topics include: light and optics, mechanics, electricity and magnetism, life science, and wave theory.
Unit A: Investigating Properties of Matter
Chapter 1 Understanding Matter
Chapter 2 Pure Substances: Elements and Compounds
Chapter 3 Mixtures and Their Uses
Chapter 4 Solutions and the Environment
Unit B: Understanding Energy Transfer Technologies
Energy Transfer - Rube Goldberg Machine
Chapter 5 Heat and Heat Transfer
Chapter 6 Controlling Heat Transfer
Chapter 7 Simple Machines and Energy Transfer
7-1 The Great Pyramids Internet Connect (p. 144)
Simple Machines - EdHeads
Mysteries of Egypt: Pyramids
7-2 Fuel Cells Internet Connect (p. 149)
Efficiency This resource explains that the energy efficiency of a device is calculated by comparing the useful energy output to the energy input.
Unit B Project: Capture Sun's Rays
Solar Oven Challenge
Solar Cookers International
Unit C - Investigating Matter and Energy in Living Systems
Chapter 8 Structure and Function of Plant and Animal Cells
Chapter 9 Life Functions Common to Living Things
ICT 9-1 The Heart Internet Connect (p. 189)
Leading With The Heart
Nova Map of the Human Heart
Operation: Heart Transplant How to transplant a heart in 19 easy steps. Shockwave required.
The Virtual Digestive System
Chapter 10 Food for Life
Nutritional Analysis Tool The Nutrition Analysis Tool (NAT) is a web based program that allows anyone to analyze the foods they eat for various different nutrients.
Healthy Body Calculator Use the Healthy Body Calculator to determine your overall physical health.
Chapter 11 Maintaining Homeostasis
FSNC - What is Animal Cloning
Cloning Fact Sheet
Body In Balance Investigate and present any one of seven major organ systems of the human body. An excellent project of the Galileo Network.
Unit D - Investigating Matter and Energy in the Environment
Chapter 12 The Web of Life
Chapter 13 Populations
ICT 13-1, Human Population Growth Internet Connect (p. 255)
World Population Clock
ICT 13-2, The Life and Times of the Burrowing Owl Internet Connect (p. 257)
Burrowing Owl Alberta Birds of Prey
Burrowing Owl Environment Canada
Species At Risk In Alberta
Species At Risk Profiles
ICT 13-3, Invasive Plants - Internet Connect (p. 268)
Canadian Wildlife Invasive Plants
Canadian Wildlife Invasive Species
Analyzing An Ecosystem
Chapter 14 Ecosystems and Biomes
Chapter 15 Protecting the Environment
Climate Change our changing climate will provide exceptional online resources and tools to support teachers, students and their parents as they explore the issues, the realities and our role as individuals in this complex environmental equation.
Water Watch The goal of Water Watch is to engage students, teachers and community members around Alberta in an investigation of the sources, uses and conservation options for Alberta's water resources.
Home Sweet Home The goal of Home Sweet Home is for Alberta students to make a collective and personal commitment in working towards an Alberta future where environmental sustainability is addressed, and to celebrate their collective commitment to making a difference
ICT 15-1, Refrigeration and the Ozone Layer Internet Connect (p. 300)
Impact of Refrigeration
A Primer On Ozone Protection
ICT 15-2, Recycling Aluminum