Connecting with the Natural World – Grades 4-6

This session explores a new Science Teachers’ Association of Ontario (STAO)/OTF curriculum resource which has been designed to create engaging science and technology activities that increase elementary students’ interests in the areas of sustainability and environmental stewardship.

The resource provides teachers with suitable hands-on activities to foster this interest.  Effective strategies for integrating Environmental Education into the Junior Level Science and Technology program are also demonstrated through this session and within the resource. Links to the revised Social Studies curriculum are included.  The resource package may be accessed on the STAO website or using the links below.

Audience: Junior