What is energy and where does it come from? These are difficult but essential concepts for children to understand. Our hands on activities will provide students with as solid basis to understanding energy, while practicing critical thinking skills and having fun.
Activities include: growing plants in shade and sun, building a telephone, and testing the best temperature of water to make hot chocolate. Real experiments will teach students the basic of predicting, observing, and concluding. The concepts are introduced gradually, in small steps, to ensure learning success.
This book supports many of the fundamental concepts and learning outcomes from the curriculums for Ontario: Grade 1: Science: Understanding Matter and Energy: Energy in Our Lives