Three States of Matter

Click on the website below to look at particles in the three states of matter.

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/states_of_matter/

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An Ancient Mystery – Death in Rome

 

Can you solve this ancient mystery?  Use your powers of observation and detective skills to solve this crime.

You have until dawn to investigate the crime scene.  Look at the evidence, listen to eye-witness testimonies and use your intuition.

Good luck!

Click on the link below to begin.

www.bbc.co.uk/history/ancient/romans/launch_gms_deathrome.shtml

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Matter Vocabulary

Here are some words you need to know from this unit:

solids, liquids, gases, melting point, boiling point, evaporation, condensation, precipitation, temperature, shape, volume, strength, particles, vapour, melting, boiling, freezing, sublimation, freezing point, transparent, opaque, reversible, non-reversible, physical change, chemical change, carbon dioxide, hypothesis, purpose, apparatus, method, observations, conclusions

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The Garage Sale Mystery: Who stole the guitar?

After you have voted, add a comment and tell us why you think it was that person.  Use your own knowledge and the ideas from the book.  Convince us that they are the guilty party.

 

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Government in Canada: Social and Environmental Issues Research

Here is the link to your presentation software:

https://hwdsbonca-public.sharepoint.com/

Here are some the social or environmental issues to research:

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Patterns Websites

 

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Number Patterns

http://www.scweb4free.com/patt2.html

Input / Output Machine

http://shodor.org/interactivate-java/activities/WholeNumberCruncher/

Moon Rock Patterns

http://www.abcya.com/patterns.htm

Safe Patterns Games

http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/math-games/crack-hackers-safe/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/teachers/ks2_activities/maths/number_patterns.shtml

Mission 2110 Codes

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/maths/number/number_patterns/play/

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How the three levels of government work together.

http://www.cbc.ca/archives/categories/environment/extreme-weather/red-river-rising-manitoba-floods/snowy-winter-dangerous-thaw.h

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Who do you think stole the Queen’s tarts?

After you have voted, add a comment and tell us why you think it was that person.  Use your own knowledge and the ideas from the book.  Convince us that they are the guilty party.

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The Mysteries of Harris Burdick

We have been reading a number of mysteries in our classroom to practise the skill of inferring.  One of the texts we used is The Mysteries of Harris Burdick by Chris Van Allsburg.   Check out a website about this book by clicking on the link below.

 www.houghtonmifflinbooks.com/features/harrisburdick/

Here is the author’s own website:

http://www.chrisvanallsburg.com/flash.html

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Federal, Provincial and Municipal Government Services

Click on Launch the Game to review the services provided by the federal, provincial and municipal governments.

http://www.parl.gc.ca/About/Parliament/SenatorEugeneForsey/touchpoints/index-e.html

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