Enrichment and Extension Activities

Enrichment and Extension Activities

The following lessons and activities provide extension challenges for students of all elementary ages. Activities are organized by subject area and contain all information to complete a variety of fun projects.

Topics Title Grade/Age   Level Concepts
Astronomy Stargazing 6-12   years constellations
Earth   Science How can I find out which trees are in my neighbourhood? 6-11   years plants;   plant characteristics; taxonomy; classification
Chemistry How can I make my old pennies look like new? 6-11   years chemical   reactions; oxidation; metals
Environmental   Science | Life Science How do I construct a terrarium? 6-11   years transpiration;   plants; ecology; water; evaporation; condensation; energy; plant needs
Science Build a jitterbug 6-12   years how   electric circuit works
Outdoor   Activity Family Scavenger Hunt 6-10   years

Additional Extension Activities by Subject

Language Arts
http://www.funenglishgames.com/
http://www.learninggamesforkids.com/spelling-games/short-vowel-games/short-i-vowel-games.html
http://www.readinga-z.com
http://www.starfall.com

Math
http://www.kidsmathgamesonline.com/
http://ca.ixl.com/promo?partner=google&campaign=1116&adGroup=Membership+page&gclid=CPy70suAhL4CFQaBfgodLXMAwA
http://www.coolmath4kids.com
http://www.apples4theteacher.com/math.html
http://www.mathplayground.com

Science
http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/
http://www.learninggamesforkids.com/science_games.html

Typing Programs
www.freetypinggame.net