1: Earth and Space Science: Water Systems on Earth

1.1: Waves, Tides, and Water Currents

1.1.3: explain how waves and tides are generated

Ripple Tank
Tides - Metric

1.2: Shorelines

1.2.2: explain how waves and tides interact with shorelines

Tides - Metric

1.3: Ocean Basins and Continental Drainage Systems

1.3.1: describe processes that lead to the development of ocean basins and continental drainage systems

1.3.1.2: continental drift

Building Pangaea

1.3.1.4: volcanic action

Plate Tectonics

1.4: Oceans and Species Distribution

1.4.2: describe the interactions of the ocean currents, winds, and regional climates

Coastal Winds and Clouds - Metric

1.4.3: analyse factors that affect productivity and species distribution in marine and fresh water environments:

Pond Ecosystem

2: Physical Science: Optics

2.1: Properties of Visible Light

2.1.1: identify and describe the following properties of visible light:

2.1.1.1: travels in a straight line (rectilinear propagation)

Basic Prism
Refraction

2.1.1.4: refraction and dispersion

Basic Prism
Refraction

2.1.1.5: travels in a vacuum and in some types of media

Basic Prism
Radiation
Refraction

2.2: Reflection

2.2.1: describe the laws of reflection of visible light and their applications in everyday life:

2.2.1.2: angle of incidence = angle of reflection

Laser Reflection

2.2.1.3: formulate operational definitions for incidence, reflection, and the normal

Basic Prism
Laser Reflection

2.3: Refraction and Dispersion

2.3.2: predict the effect of transparent media of varying densities on the angle of refraction of light

Basic Prism
Refraction

2.3.3: estimate angles of refraction

Refraction

2.3.4: describe qualitatively how visible light is refracted

Basic Prism
Ray Tracing (Lenses)
Refraction

2.3.5: estimate focal length of a convex lens by finding its focal point

Ray Tracing (Lenses)

2.4: Electromagnetic Radiation

2.4.1: describe different types of electromagnetic radiation, including infrared, ultraviolet, X-rays, microwaves, and radio waves

Herschel Experiment - Metric
Radiation

2.4.2: compare the properties of visible light to the properties of other types of electromagnetic radiation, including infrared, ultraviolet, X-rays, microwaves, and radio waves

Herschel Experiment - Metric

3: Physical Science: Fluids

3.2: Forces in Fluids

3.2.3: calibrate a student-constructed dynamometer with known masses

Triple Beam Balance

4: Life Science: Cells, Tissues, Organs, and Systems

4.1: Cells

4.1.1: illustrate and explain that the cell is a living system that exhibits the following characteristics of life

Cell Structure
Paramecium Homeostasis

4.1.2: explain that growth and reproduction depend on cell division

Cell Division

4.1.3: distinguish between plant and animal cells

Cell Structure

4.1.6: explain that it is important to use proper terms when comparing plant and animal cells

Cell Structure

4.2: Interdependence Among Cells, Tissues, Organs and Systems

4.2.1: relate the needs and functions of various cells and organs to the needs and functions of the human organism as a whole

Digestive System

4.2.2: explain structural and functional relationships between and among cells, tissues, organs, and systems in the human body

Circulatory System
Digestive System

4.2.4: evaluate individual and group processes used in researching the roles of the main organ systems

Circulatory System
Digestive System

4.3: Healthy/Unhealthy Systems

4.3.1: describe the basic factors that affect the functions and efficiency of the human respiratory, circulatory, digestive, excretory, and nervous systems

Circulatory System
Digestive System

4.4: Interdependence of Body Systems

4.4.4: describe three examples of the interdependence of various systems of the human body

Digestive System

Correlation last revised: 9/24/2019

This correlation lists the recommended Gizmos for this province's curriculum standards. Click any Gizmo title below for more information.