September 5

Science: Grade Five

Beyond the Textbook: Samples of Vanier ‘in house’ print and DVD resources to support new science curriculum. 09/16 Bold= First Nations Content

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Solutions and Solubility

Currently sourcing. See:
chem4kids.com
chemistry.elmhurst.edu Chemistry.about.com
YouTube Chemistry – Solutions and Mixtures by Christopher McGee 13min Crystallization: Snow, Minerals
Science Experiments with Liquids – Merrill

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Simple Machines, Effects of Force, formation of Complex Machines, Power

Various Forces, Energy and Motion texts Various Science Experiment texts Various Simple Machine texts
Kids book of Simple Machines – Doudna DVD: Nye – Simple Machines

DVDs: Levers and Pulleys, Wheels and Axles, Inclined Planes, Screws
DVD: Nye – Momentum
DVDs: Building Big -David Macaulay eBook: Guide to Heat, Force and Motion eBook: Crash Course in Forces and Motion

A Native American Thought of it: Amazing Inventions and innovations

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The Human Body -Digestive, Excretory, Respiratory, Circulatory

Human Body – Chandler
Human Body – Parker
Ulimate Body-pedia – Wilson
Respiratory System – Taylor
Circulatory System – Taylor
Circulatory System – Parker
Digestive System – Taylor
Truth about Poop – Goodman
Burp! Books about Eating – Swanson What Happens to a Hamburger – Showers Digestive System -Parker

DVD: Digestive and Excretory systems DVD: Nye – Respiration
eBook: Case of Undercooked Burger

Beyond the Textbook: Samples of Vanier ‘in house’ print and DVD resources to support new science curriculum. 09/16 Bold= First Nations Content

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Rock Cycle and Earth’s Materials Sustainability – BC’s living and Non-Living Resources
First Nations: Interconnectedness in the Environment

Various Rocks and Minerals titles Various titles on Volcanoes
eBooks: Canadian Geographic Issues DVD: Weathering and Erosion
Canada’s Natural Resources – Gleason Canadian Resources Series Oil, Gold, Gas, Water, Diamonds, Forests- McClure Old Growth Douglas Fir – Bash

Canadian Industries: Fishing – Beehag
Life in a Forestry Community – Flatt
Life in a Farming Community – Flatt Reducing Your Foodprint: Farming, cooking and eating for a healthy planet – Rodger Linking Canadian Communities: Farming – Tomljanovic

Forestry A-Z – Waldron
Shining a light on Sustainability – Mulder Water and sustainability – Whittaker
Waste and sustainability – Whittaker
One Well: Water on Earth – Strauss
Our Big Home- Glaser
Fire: Renewal of a Forest – Godkin Numerous British Columbia titles
eBook: Forest – Lock
eBook: Rocks and Minerals – Bingham

First Nations: Interconnectedness in the Environment. Examples:
The Elders Are Watching -Bouchard Solomon’s Tree – Spalding
The Drum Calls Softly – Bouchard
We Share the Seasons
We Live Here
We Are a community
Animals of the Salish sea
Goodnight World – animals
Seya’s Song – Hirschi
Solomon’s Tree -Spalding
The Giving Tree – Traditional Metis story The Bannock Book – Ducharme
See 398.2 and Raven Tales graphic novels for additional titles