Grade 9 Overdrive Resources for New Learning Outcomes 2016-2017

Science

Cells are derived from cells:

Cells – The Building Blocks of Life Unit

Super Cool Science Experiments Cells

A Closer Look at Biology, Microbiology and the Cell

Cell and Microbe Science Fair Projects

Cell Biology

How Cells Function

How Cells Divide, Reproduce and Specialize

How Plant and Animal Cells Differ

How Eukaryotic and Prokaryotic Cells Differ

What is Cell Theory

The Abortion Debate

Should Scientists Pursue Cloning?

The electron arrangement of atoms impacts their chemical nature:

Atoms and Molecules

Investigating the Chemistry of Atoms

Elements and Compounds

Mixtures and Solutions

Elements and the Periodic Table

Sorting the Elements

Elements and the Periodic Table

Electricity is the flow of electrons:

Electricity and Magnetism

Electricity and Magnetism

Electricity

Electricity and Magnetism Experiments

Explore Electricity with 25 Great Projects

Science Action Labs: Electricity and Magnetism

The biosphere, geosphere, hydrosphere and atmosphere are interconnected as matter cycles and energy flows through them:

The Carbon Cycle

Conservation: Fresh Water Resources (at a younger grade level, but may be helpful)

Conservation: Ocean Water Resources (at a younger grade level, but may be helpful)

Environmental Engineering and the Science of Sustainability

Global Warming: Causes (at a younger grade level, but may be helpful)

Global Warming: Reduction (at a younger grade level, but may be helpful)

Prevention, Recycling and Conservation (at a younger grade level, but may be helpful)

Reducing your own Carbon Footprint (at a younger grade level, but may be helpful)

Using Stem to Investigate Issues in Alternative Energy

Using Stem to Investigate Issues in Food Production

Using Stem to Investigate Issues in Waste Management

Waste: At the Source (at a younger grade level, but may be helpful)

Waste: A Global View (at a younger grade level, but may be helpful)

Changing Planet: What is the Environmental Impact of Migration and Settlement

David Suzuki Doing Battle with Climate Change

Arctic Thaw

Poisoning Planet Earth

Planet Earth – 25 Environmental Projects you can Build Yourself

Social Studies (1750-1919)

Emerging ideas and ideologies profoundly influence societies and events:

Children of the New Forest and Audio

The French Revolution

Tale of Two Cities, Audio Version and Guide

The American Revolution for Kids

The American Revolution

The American Revolution Unit Study

Colonies and Revolution

Johnny Tremain

The Industrial Revolution for Kids (with 21 Activities)

The Industrial Revolution: 25 Projects

The Industrial Revolution

The Industrial Revolution

Battle Cry at Batoche

The War of 1812 – Rainbow Horizons

Jeremy’s War 1812

The Bully Boys

War Horse

WW#1 Canada and the Great War

Canada in WW#1: Outstanding Victories Create a Nation

Desperate Glory: The Story of WW#1

Hold the OXO: A Teenage Soldier Writes Home

Physical environment influences the nature of political, social and economic change:

The Underground Railroad for Kids

Nory Ryan’s Song

Call of the Wild, Call of the Wild Audiobook

The Mountain that Walked

Disparities in power alter the balance of relationships between individuals and between societies:

Child Labour

Sugar Falls

Band of Acadians

Winds of L’Acadie

Across Five Aprils

Underground to Canada

Changing the Pattern – The Story of Emily Stowe

Women’s Suffrage – Uncovering the Past Analyzing Primary Sources

The Russian Revolution

Collective identity is constructed and can change over time:

Confederation – Rainbow Horizons – this is for grades 7-8 but will still be useful

Confederation: The Building of a Nation – Rainbow Horizons

Changing the Pattern – The Story of Emily Stowe

Women’s Suffrage – Uncovering the Past Analyzing Primary Sources

Language Arts

Conducting Research Projects

English Language Arts Unit for 9-12

Grammar and Composition

Grammar Teacher’s Activity-a-Day

The Teacher’s Big Book of Graphic Organizers

Writing Grades 5-8+

Writing Teacher’s Activity-a-Day

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