The Grade 6, Science and Me: Electricity and Electrical Devices
centre packet is designed to meet the specific expectations of the Ontario Science curriculum. This packet contains 8 centres that can be used to provide students with a hands-on exploration of electricity and electrical devices.
What Centres are Included in this Packet?
The centres that are included in this packet are:
✅ Comparison Centre
✅ RAFT Writing Centre
✅ Wonder Images Centre
✅ Investigation Centre
✅ Our Everyday Life Centre
✅ Journaling Centre
✅ Exploration Centre
✅ Dear Scientist Centre
What Big Ideas does this Packet Address?
This packet addresses the following big ideas:
✅ Electrical energy can be transformed into other forms of energy.
✅ Other forms of energy can be transformed into electrical energy.
✅ Electrical energy plays a significant role in society, and its production has an impact on the environment.
✅ Society must find ways to minimize the impact of energy production on the environment.
What Assessments are Included in this Centre Packet?
This packet contains 2 rubrics along with 3 success criteria pages that can be used to have students complete a self-assessment. There are no answer keys
provided as the questions students are asked are open-ended, rather than closed ended questions.
Are these Centres Original?
Each centre is accompanied by several activity pages that students can fill out to learn more about electricity and electrical devices. These centres are 100% original and were created with the intention of meeting the Smarter Science program. If you are tired of having students complete readings, or tired of using worksheets that use a plain font and are ready to be engaged, these centres are for you. The goal of this centre packet is to be affordable for you and engaging for students. Many centres are overpriced, and leave you doing extra preparation. This centre packet does not.
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✅ Grade 6, Unit 1: Biodiversity
✅ Grade 6, Unit 2: Flight
✅ Grade 6, Unit 4: Space
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