Grade 9 Resources for BC’s New Curriculum

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BC’s New Curriculum – Grade 9  – link to the Ministry website


NOTE:  To access the Learning Commons links below:

For L4U (Library for U, our physical, campus library) please go to L4U

For OverDrive (our digital, online library), please go to OverDrive.

NOTE:  To  find usernames/passwords for the subscriptions below, please log into your Encom parent home page, choose “Curriculum Resources” and scroll down to the subscription(s) of your choice.  For information about the various subscriptions go to Online Subscriptions and scroll down to the subscription of your choice.

NOTE:  For practice tests for Gr. 9 subjects, please go to BC ExamBank.


ADST:  Applied Design, Skills, and Technologies

Learning Commons (Library)

Applied Skills Resources

MakerEd Resource page

Subscriptions

All the Right Type 4 Online offers typing for all ages, using drills, games, etc.

Curio.ca → Resources (on the top menu) → British Columbia → “Applied Design, Skills, and Technologies” in the menu on the left → scroll down to choose ADST Grade 8.  Then scroll down the menu on the left to “Age Group”, choose “13-14” and click on the “Apply Filters” button below.  Alternatively, choose “Categories” on the main menu at the top, then choose “Math, Science and Technology” from the dropdown menu.  Note that every item will have the appropriate age range (age 5-8, 9-12, 13-14 or 15-17) highlighted.

Discovery Education  https://app.discoveryeducation.ca/learn/explore Scroll across to find “Careers & Work Place Skills” under 9th-12th.

EVERFIIgnition (using technology safely – Gr. 6-9) Demo video; Venture – Entrepreneurial Expedition (important basic business skills – Gr. 7-10) Demo video; Radius (secret agents using STEM concepts to achieve their goals – Gr. 8-10) Demo video.

Explora High School → Log in to Explora Secondary with the username & password that you will find on your parent home page in Encom under ‘Curriculum Resources’.

GALE CENGAGE Learning and GALE Databases:  (Grades 8-12)  Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources” to find “Global Issues in Context”, “Gale Virtual Reference Library”, “Science in Context” and “Global Reference on the Environment, Energy and Natural Resources”.

Learn360 – Scroll over to Technical & Vocational Education  (Once in “Technical & Vocational Education”, go to the “Filters” on the right, first uncheck “all grade ranges”, then check “9-12” as in the screenshot below)

Choose 9-12 Learn360

Tynker  https://www.tynker.com/  (coding and programming using JavaScript and Python, learning to program drones, etc.)

World Book Advanced (Gr. 8-12)  Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources”.  Students can search using the search bar or choose “Advanced Search” which allows many other search options.  Be sure to note the “Research and Resources” heading at the top right-hand of the page.

Online Courses

NEW!  Online Course Modules (6 – 8 Weeks Each)*

  • ADST Intro to Online Grades 5 – 9
  • ADST Intro to Design Grades 5 – 9  (4 lessons; 2 weeks long)
  • ADST Levelled Coding Grades Grades 5 – 9
  • ADST Foods Grades 8 – 9
  • ADST Lua Programming (Minecraft) Grades 8 – 9

*Students can take up to three modules each year


Arts

Learning Commons (Library)

Grade 8 and 9 Fine Arts Resources on OverDrive eBook Library

OverDrive digital resources, and L4U physical resources:  search under topic (E.g. Art, Dance, Music, Drama, etc.)  There are several drawing technique materials as well as reference books on art, photography, music, dance and theatre.

Subscriptions

Curio.ca → Resources (on the top menu) → British Columbia → “Arts Education” in the menu on the left → scroll down to choose the arts topic on the main page.  After that, scroll down the menu on the left to “Age Group”, choose “13-14” and click on the “Apply Filters” button below.  Alternatively, start by choosing “Categories” on the main menu at the top, then choose “Arts” from the dropdown menu, after which you can choose the category of your choice.  Note that every item will have the appropriate age range (age 5-8, 9-12, 13-14 or 15-17) highlighted.

Discovery Education →  https://app.discoveryeducation.ca/learn/explore Scroll across to find ‘Visual & Performing Arts’ under 9th-12th.

Explora High School → Log in to Explora Secondary with the username & password that you will find on your parent home page in Encom under ‘Curriculum Resources’.

GALE CENGAGE Learning and GALE Databases:  (Grades 8-12)  Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources” to find “Global Issues in Context”, “Gale Virtual Reference Library”, “Science in Context” and “Global Reference on the Environment, Energy and Natural Resources”.

Learn360 →   Art or Music & Dance  (Choose your subject, Art or Music & Dance, then go to the “Filters” that will show up on the right.  First uncheck “all grade ranges”, then choose “9-12” as in the screenshot under ADST above.)

World Book Advanced (Gr. 8-12)  Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources”.  Students can search using the search bar or choose “Advanced Search” which allows many other search options.  Be sure to note the “Research and Resources” heading at the top right-hand of the page.


Career Education

Please note, the focus for Career Education in Grades 8 – 9 is:

  • engage in self-assessment and reflection
  • manage a project (PBL)
  • recognize community and global needs
  • volunteering
  • explore Grad requirements
  • build a network to talk with when making decisions
  • evaluate workplace safety and know emergency procedures
  • research various careers

Learning Commons (Library)

Search under topics of interest in our OverDrive digital resource, and L4U physical resource libraries. In OverDrive we have several books on careers/jobs.  Search under keyword ‘careers’ to find materials such as:

Entrepreneurship Create your Own Business:  Series Build it Yourself

Explore Money with 25 Great projects

What Colour is your Parachute? for Teens.  Carol Christen

101 Ways to be Smart About Money  by Rebecca Vickers

Subscriptions

Curio.ca → Resources (on the top menu) → British Columbia → “Career Education” in the menu on the left → scroll down to choose “Career Education 6 to 9” on the main page.  After that, scroll down the menu on the left to “Age Group”, choose “13-14” and click on the “Apply Filters” button below.  Alternatively, start by choosing “Categories” on the main menu at the top, then choose “Business” from the drop-down menu, after which you can choose the category of your choice.  Note that every item will have the appropriate age range (age 5-8, 9-12, 13-14 or 15-17) highlighted.

Discovery Education →  https://app.discoveryeducation.ca/learn/explore Scroll across to find “Careers and Work Place Skills” under 9th-12th.  Students can search the keywords ‘goals’ and ‘safety’; also → videos on saving, making goals, skill achievement, home safety, job and road safety, outdoor safety.

EVERFIIgnition (using technology safely – Gr. 6-9);  Healthy Relationships (positive character development, social-emotional learning (SEL), and building healthy relationships – Gr. 7-9) Demo video;  Venture – Entrepreneurial Expedition (important basic business skills – Gr. 7-10) Demo video.

Explora High School → Log in to Explora Secondary with the username & password that you will find on your parent home page in Encom under ‘Curriculum Resources’.

GALE CENGAGE Learning and GALE Databases:  (Grades 8-12)  Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources” to find “Global Issues in Context”, “Gale Virtual Reference Library”, “Science in Context” and “Global Reference on the Environment, Energy and Natural Resources”.

Sign up for a Kidblog account to present your portfolio digitally, and develop a personal learning network in a safe, moderated environment.

Learn360 → Careers & Job Search or Guidance & Counseling  (Choose your subject, then go to the “Filters” on the right, first uncheck “all grade ranges”, then check “9-12” as in the screenshot under “ADST” above).  In Learn360, students can find videos on ‘Goals’, ‘self assessment’, ‘projects’, ‘personal networking’ and many more.

RightNow media → Search under Youth for leadership, and for different themed topics around careers, work and friendship.

World Book Advanced (Gr. 8-12)  Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources”.  Students can search using the search bar or choose “Advanced Search” which allows many other search options.  Be sure to note the “Research and Resources” heading at the top right-hand of the page.


Christian Studies

Learning Commons (Library)

OverDrive:  Browse the ‘Bible’ tab.  In L4U search under ‘Bible’ as keyword.  This will produce devotional programs, and Bible study materials for all grades along with fiction and non-fiction content.

Subscriptions

RightNowMedia Subscription – Go to Middle School Students for resources geared to middle school students, or Youth for the resources available for teens.  There are videos specifically geared to guys or girls, resources on sex and dating, Youth Bible Studies, studies on living out your faith, answers to the big questions, studies about Christianity and the culture, videos about bullying and fitting in, real-life youth stories, and many helps for youth workers.


Curriculum and Unit Study Kits

Gr. 9 Curriculum Correlations Guides and L4U Packages

Digital and Physical Kits Grade 9 to meet BC Learning Standards for Science and Social Studies and some Language Arts/STEAM applications.

***Be aware that these kits have not been updated for the new BC Ed Plan Standards – they are adaptable to use for reference but the new kits are not available yet.***

Grade 9 OverDrive Digital Resources

Novel & Literature Studies in OverDrive

Themed Resources in OverDrive

OverDrive Book Lists

Homeschool Curriculum Suggestions


 First Peoples

Learning Commons (Library)

Search “First Peoples” or “First Nations” in L4U to find books (in the physical library) or in OverDrive (the digital library)

The topic of First Peoples is covered well with wondering questions in the ‘Communities’ digital kit (find it in the OverDrive Digital Library under ‘Curriculum and Unit Studies’).

Subscriptions

Curio.ca → Choose “Resources” or “Categories” (on the top menu). Curio.ca includes a collection called Canada 150: Contemporary Indigenous Voices which includes dozens of programs on First Peoples.   Remember that every Curio.ca program will have the appropriate age range (age 5-8, 9-12, 13-14 or 15-17) highlighted, so you will know if you have content you want to use.

Discovery Education → https://app.discoveryeducation.ca/learn/explore Scroll across to find “Social Studies” → “Canadian Studies” under 9th-12th.  Choose from the menu shown below:

Canadian Studies Menu

ERAC K-12 Resource Collection (Gr. 9) → https://k12.bcerac.ca/?Curated=aboriginal&Grade9=true. This will also give you ideas of books to investigate in the OverDrive library or your local public library.

Learn360  → First Peoples or First Nations (Once in the “First Peoples” or “First Nations” screen, go to the “Filters” on the right, then uncheck “all grade ranges”, and check “9-12” as in the screenshot under “ADST” above.)


Foreign Languages

Learning Commons (Library)

In OverDrive see Collections ⇒ More Collections tab ⇒ Core French  ⇒ French Immersion tab.

Subscriptions:

BrainPOP French:  https://fr.brainpop.com/

BrainPOP Spanish:  https://esp.brainpop.com/

https://www.brainpop.com/socialstudies/hispanicheritage/

Curio.ca   https://curio.ca/en/curriculums/british-columbia-6/francais-langue-seconde-immersion-366/ → Choose “immersion 8e et 9e année”.

Discovery Education →  https://app.discoveryeducation.ca/learn/explore Scroll across to find “World Languages” under 9th-12th.

ERAC K-12 Resource Collection will show recommended French book lists: For Gr. 9 → https://k12.bcerac.ca/?Grade9=true&Language=French.  This will also give you ideas of books to search for in the OverDrive library or your local public library.

Learn360 → World Languages from the top photo menu  (Choose your subject, then go to the “Filters” on the right, first uncheck “all grade ranges”, then check “9-12” as in the screenshot under “ADST” above)

LesPlan – Starting in September 2017 we will have current affairs magazines, using Le Monde en Marche – Level 1 (Gr. 5-7) and 2 (Gr. 8-12) and Nos Nouvelles (Canadian current affairs for Gr. 3 and up) available for our French students.  Login links will be sent out by your support teacher when they are available.

SAS® Curriculum Pathways →  SAS® Curriculum Pathways  Choose “Browse resources” and “Spanish” and 9-12.

World Book – Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources”.  Then choose Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos (Spanish Gr. 8-12) or L’Encyclopédie Découverte (French Gr. 8-12).

Online Resources

Online French, Spanish, German, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin Chinese or another language: see Rosetta Stone (email Carrie Despres)

Virtual Worlds French and Spanish (email Gord Holden)

French Book Club (email Catherine Lisimaque)


Language Arts

Learning Commons (Library)

OverDrive Digital Resources (scroll to bottom of page)

Grade 9 Fiction Reading List – linked to OverDrive eLibrary  for easy access (Language Arts).

Socio-Emotional Booklist

Picture Books for Older Students

Novel/Literature Studies Available

Curriculum might include The Elegant Essay by Excellence in Writing or Put That in Writing.  Or some of these suggestions

Writing tools curated by Pippa Davies on Scoop-It.

Subscriptions

Curio.ca – To search → choose “Resources” or “Categories” (on the top menu).  Remember that every item will have the appropriate age range (age 5-8, 9-12, 13-14 or 15-17) highlighted, so you will know if you have content you want to use.

Discovery Education → https://app.discoveryeducation.ca/learn/explore then scroll across to find “English/Language Arts” or “Research/Study Skills” under 9th-12th.

Explora High School → Log in to Explora Secondary with the username & password that you will find on your parent home page in Encom under ‘Curriculum Resources’.

GALE CENGAGE Learning and GALE Databases:  (Grades 8-12)  Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources” to find “Global Issues in Context”, “Gale Virtual Reference Library”, “Science in Context” and “Global Reference on the Environment, Energy and Natural Resources”.

Kidblog – a safe, online environment for students to write and share their learning.  More information can be found at Kidblog on HCS website

Learn360 → English & Language Arts (Choose your subject, then go to the “Filters” on the right, first uncheck “all grade ranges”, then check “9-12” as in the screenshot under “ADST” above)

NoveList: Suggests the perfect book for your student to read!  Find this resource in the EBSCOhost site at NoveList.  More information at EBSCOhost site → scroll down the page to NoveList.

SAS® Curriculum Pathways →  SAS® Curriculum Pathways  Choose “Browse Resources” and “English Language Arts” and 9-12.

SuccessMaker for Gr. 9 Reading, email bjohnson@onlineschool.ca for info.

World Book Advanced (Gr. 8-12)  Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources”.  Students can search using the search bar or choose “Advanced Search” which allows many other search options.  Be sure to note the “Research and Resources” heading at the top right-hand of the page.


Mathematics

Learning Commons (Library)

Math Correlations for Grade 9: Adaptive Curriculum, GizmosHorizonsMath U SeeTeaching TextbooksSaxon MathSingapore Math

Curriculum options that meet the new standards:  Raven Math for DL (available in L4U) is fully aligned to the new BC curriculum.

Math books on OverDrive include algebra workbooks, geometry workbooks, math project books, STEM math books and books to boost math literacy.  There is also STEAM fiction on OverDrive: type in the keyword ‘Mathematics’.  Also check out Collections → Teachers Lounge → MakerEd/STEAM  for more cross disciplinary materials on Math.

The weblinking library in the Learning Commons has some free math suggestions; just type in “elementary math” under the “Quick Search” http://linkslibrary.onlineschool.ca/search.php?filled=1&condition=and

Subscriptions

Adaptive Curriculum (Gr. 6-9 math) allows for inquiry-based learning; watch the teaching videos, then use what you have learned. → Adaptive Curriculum website.

Curio.ca → Resources (on the top menu) → British Columbia → “Mathematics” in the menu on the left → scroll down to choose Mathematics 8 and 9.  Then scroll down the menu on the left to “Age Group”, choose “13-14” and click on the “Apply Filters” button below.  Alternatively, choose “Categories” on the main menu at the top, then choose “Math, Science and Technology” from the drop-down menu and then “Mathematics”.  Note that every item will have the appropriate age range (age 5-8, 9-12, 13-14 or 15-17) highlighted.

Discovery Education →  https://app.discoveryeducation.ca/learn/explore Scroll across to find “Mathematics” under 9th-12th.

EVERFIRadius (secret agents using STEM concepts to achieve their goals – Gr. 8-10) Demo video.

Explora High School → Log in to Explora Secondary with the username & password that you will find on your parent home page in Encom under ‘Curriculum Resources’.

GALE CENGAGE Learning and GALE Databases:  (Grades 8-12)  Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources” to find “Global Issues in Context”, “Gale Virtual Reference Library”, “Science in Context” and “Global Reference on the Environment, Energy and Natural Resources”.

Gizmos →  Go to the “Curriculum Resources” menu in your parent homepage in Encom to find the login links for Gizmos Math and Grade 9.  Gizmos is aligned to the new BC curriculum and allows for inquiry-based learning.

IXL Math subscription →  https://ca.ixl.com/math/.  Works for remediation of math concepts K-calculus.  To sign up for IXL Math, go to https://forms.kccnet.ca/view.php?id=131030

Learn360 → Mathematics (Choose your subject, then go to the “Filters” on the right, first uncheck “all grade ranges”, then check “9-12” as in the screenshot under “ADST” above)

SAS® Curriculum Pathways →  SAS® Curriculum Pathways  Choose “Browse Resources” and “Mathematics” and 9-12.

StudyForge Math meets the new BC curriculum standards.  http://studyforge.net/.

SuccessMaker for Gr. 9 Math, email bjohnson@onlineschool.ca for info.

World Book Advanced (Gr. 8-12)  Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources”.  Students can search using the search bar or choose “Advanced Search” which allows many other search options.  Be sure to note the “Research and Resources” heading at the top right-hand of the page.

 Online Courses

We have a broad offering of Online Courses.


Online Courses

We have a broad offering of Online Courses, including a wide range of  foreign language courses.


OverDrive eResources

Grade 9 OverDrive Resource Page – with a variety of OverDrive eBook and Audio Resources for Social Studies, Science, Language Arts and Mathematics, including workbooks, reference books, and Christian fiction.

Themed Resources on OverDrive (non-fiction interests)


 

Physical and Health Education

Learning Commons (Library):

Grade 8-9 Subscriptions – Health  (.docx file)

Grade 8-9 Subscriptions – Health  (.pdf file)

Subscriptions

Subscriptions to meet the new BC curriculum for Physical and Health Education.

Curio.ca → Resources (on the top menu) → British Columbia → “Physical and Health Education” in the menu on the left → scroll down to choose “Daily Physical Activity K to 12” or “Physical and Health Education 8 and 9”.  Then scroll down the menu on the left to “Age Group”, choose “13-14” and click on the “Apply Filters” button below.  Alternatively, choose “Categories” on the main menu at the top, then choose “Health” from the drop-down menu and then “Health”.  Note that every item will have the appropriate age range (age 5-8, 9-12, 13-14 or 15-17) highlighted.

Discovery Education →  https://app.discoveryeducation.ca/learn/explore Scroll across to find “Health” under 9th-12th.

EVERFI :  Healthy Relationships (positive character development, social-emotional learning (SEL), and building healthy relationships – Gr. 7-9) Demo video.

Explora High School → Log in to Explora Secondary with the username & password that you will find on your parent home page in Encom under ‘Curriculum Resources’.

GALE CENGAGE Learning and GALE Databases:  (Grades 8-12)  Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources” to find “Global Issues in Context”, “Gale Virtual Reference Library”, “Science in Context” and “Global Reference on the Environment, Energy and Natural Resources”.

Learn360 → Health or Sports & Fitness (Choose your subject, then go to the “Filters” on the right, first uncheck “all grade ranges”, then check “9-12” as in the screenshot under “ADST” above)

World Book Advanced (Gr. 8-12)  Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources”.  Students can search using the search bar or choose “Advanced Search” which allows many other search options.  Be sure to note the “Research and Resources” heading at the top right-hand of the page.


Science

Learning Commons (Library):

Grade 9 Science Titles in OverDrive eBook Library

Gr. 9 Curriculum Correlations Guides and L4U Packages

Gr. 9 Science Print Curriculum Available from L4U Physical Library

Curriculum Correlations

Unit Study Kits  (Grade 9 Science Unit Study Kits coming soon)

Search L4U physical library resources under the following topics:

  • Cellular Reproduction
  • The Periodic Table
  • Circuits and Electric Current
  • Our Interconnected Biosphere, Geosphere, Hydrosphere, and Atmosphere

 Subscriptions:

Adaptive Curriculum (Gr. 5-10 science) allows for inquiry-based learning; watch the teaching videos, then use what you have learned. → Adaptive Curriculum website.

Curio.ca – To search, → choose “Resources” or “Categories” (on the top menu).  Remember that every item will have the appropriate age range (age 5-8, 9-12, 13-14 or 15-17) highlighted, so you will know if you have content you want to use.

Discovery Education → https://app.discoveryeducation.ca/learn/explore Scroll across to find “Science” under 9th-12th.

EVERFIIgnition (using technology safely – Gr. 6-9) Demo videoHealthy Relationships (positive character development, social-emotional learning (SEL), and building healthy relationships – Gr. 7-9) Demo video; Radius (secret agents using STEM concepts to achieve their goals – Gr. 8-10) Demo video.

Explora High School → Log in to Explora Secondary with the username & password that you will find on your parent home page in Encom under ‘Curriculum Resources’.

GALE CENGAGE Learning and GALE Databases:  (Grades 8-12)  Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources” to find “Global Issues in Context”, “Gale Virtual Reference Library”, “Science in Context” and “Global Reference on the Environment, Energy and Natural Resources”.

Gizmos → the “Curriculum Resources” menu in your parent homepage in Encom to find the login links for Gizmos Science and Grade 9.  Gizmos is aligned to the new BC curriculum and allows for inquiry-based learning.

Learn360 → Biology, Earth Science, Environmental Science, Family & Consumer Sciences, or Physical Science.  (Choose your subject, then go to the “Filters” on the right, first uncheck “all grade ranges”, then check “9-12” as in the screenshot under “ADST” above)

RightNow Media → Search Abortion (this is an adult program that should be previewed first), Electricity, Science.  RightNow Media correlations

SAS® Curriculum Pathways → SAS® Curriculum Pathways  Choose “Browse Resources” and “Science” and 9-12.

StudyForge Science meets the new BC curriculum standards.  http://studyforge.net/.  Science 9 will be available in September 2017.

World Book Advanced (Gr. 8-12)  Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources”.  Students can search using the search bar or choose “Advanced Search” which allows many other search options.  Be sure to note the “Research and Resources” heading at the top right-hand of the page.


Social Studies

Learning Commons (Library):

Gr. 9 Curriculum Correlations Guides and L4U Packages

Grade 9 Socials Titles in OverDrive eBook Library

Unit Study Kits (under construction; new Grade 9 Socials Unit Study Kits coming soon)

Search L4U physical library resources.  Here are some ideas of topics and themes of Canadian and World History, 1750 – 1919 AD:

  • Acadians
  • American Revolution
  • Canadian Confederation
  • Colonialism
  • Discrimanatory Policies (Canada)
  • French Revolution
  • Gold Rushes (including Canadian)
  • Immigration to Canada
  • Indian Act, including reservations and the residential school system
  • Industrial Revolution
  • Nationalism
  • Red River Resistance
  • Regional Geography and Identity (Canada)
  • Russian Revolution
  • Underground Railroad
  • World War I

View the BC Ministry of Education Gr. 9 Socials Curriculuar Competencies for more search ideas

Half of the Social Studies 9 curriculum is World History, and the other half is Canadian History.    For World History, consider Diana Waring’s World Empires, World Missions, World Wars.

Subscriptions

Curio.ca – To search, → Choose “Resources” or “Categories” (on the top menu).  Remember that every item will have the appropriate age range (age 5-8, 9-12, 13-14 or 15-17) highlighted, so you will know if you have content you want to use.  This subscription is a very strong resource for Canadian history, with “Canada: A People’s History” for the content portion of the curriculum.

Discovery Education → https://app.discoveryeducation.ca/learn/explore Scroll across to find “Social Studies” under 9th-12th.

EVERFIIgnition (using technology safely – Gr. 6-9) Demo videoVenture – Entrepreneurial Expedition (Gr. 7-10) Demo video; and Healthy Relationships  (Gr. 7-9) Demo video.

Explora High School → Log in to Explora Secondary with the username & password that you will find on your parent home page in Encom under ‘Curriculum Resources’.

KNOWBC.com →  http://knowbc.com/

Learn360 → Geography, Government, Social Studies, or World Cultures.  (Choose your subject, then go to the “Filters” on the right, first uncheck “all grade ranges”, then check “9-12” as in the screenshot under “ADST” above)

LesPlan – We offer What in the World? (Level 2 – Gr. 8-10) for current affairs.  Starting in September 2017 we will have current affairs magazines in French, using Le Monde en Marche – Level 1 (Gr. 5-7) and 2 (Gr. 8-12) and Nos Nouvelles (Canadian current affairs for Gr. 3 and up) available for our French students.  Login links will be sent out by your support teacher when they are available.

SAS® Curriculum Pathways → SAS® Curriculum Pathways  Choose “Browse Resources” and “Social Studies” and 9-12.

What in the World?  (Level 2 – Gr. 8-10)  Current affairs.  Login links will be sent out by your support teacher when they are available.

World Book Timelines (Gr. 5 to 12)  Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources”, and scroll down to World Book.  For information about Timelines, go to World Book and scroll to the bottom of the page.

World Book Advanced (Gr. 8-12)  Log in through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources”.  Students can search using the search bar or choose “Advanced Search” which allows many other search options.  Be sure to note the “Research and Resources” and “In the Headlines” headings at the top right-hand of the page.


Special Education Resources

Click on this page here. All SE resources are to be found on OverDrive eLibrary and L4U physical commons


Subscriptions Correlated for Grades K-9

Adaptive Curriculum Science for Grade 9

 Curio.caGizmos ScienceRightNow MediaTynker STEM


Web Links

Weblinking Library Main Page and Weblinks for Grade 9


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