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An Overview of Science Learning Outcomes 2012

Grade

AB Science

BC Science

ON Science

1

  1. Creating Colour
  2. Seasonal Changes
  3. Building Things
  4. Senses
  5. Needs of Animals and Plants

1. Life Science: Needs of Living Things

2. Physical Science: Force and Motion

  1. Earth and Space: Daily and Seasonal Changes

 

  1. Needs and characteristics of living things
  2. Materials, objects and everyday structures
  3. Energy in our lives
  4. Daily and seasonal changes

2

  1. Exploring Liquids
  2. Buoyancy and Boats
  3. Magnetism
  4. Hot and Cold Temperature
  5. Small Crawling and Flying Animals
  1. Life Science: Animal Growth and Changes
  2. Physical Science: Properties of Matter
  3. Earth and Space: Air, Water, and Soil

 

  1. Growth and changes in animals
  2. Movement
  3. Properties of liquids and solids
  4. Air and water in the environment

3

  1. Rocks and Minerals
  2. Building with a Variety of Materials
  3. Testing and Material Designs
  4. Hearing and Sounds
  5. Animal Life Cycles
  1. Life Science: Plant Growth and Changes
  2. Physical Science: Materials and Structures
  3. Earth and Space: Stars and Planets

 

  1. Growth and changes in plants
  2. Strong and stable structures
  3. Forces causing movement
  4. Light and sound
  5. Rocks and minerals

 

4

  1. Waste and Our World
  2. Wheels and Levers
  3. Building Devices and Vehicles that Move
  4. Light and Shadows
  5. Plant Growth and Changes
  1. Life Science: Habitats and Communities
  2. Physical Science: Light and Sound
  3. Earth and Space: Weather

 

  1. Habitats and communities
  2. Pulleys and gears
  3. Light and sound
  4. Rocks and minerals

 

5

  1. Electricity and Magnetism
  2. Mechanisms Using Electricity
  3. Classroom Chemistry
  4. Weather Watch
  5. Wetland Ecosystems
  1. Life Science: Human Body
  2. Physical Science: Forces and Simple Machines
  3. Earth and Space: Renewable and Non-renewable Resources

 

  1. Human organ systems
  2. Forces acting on structures and mechanisms
  3. Properties of and changes in matter
  4. Conservation of energy and resources

6

  1. Air and Aerodynamics
  2. Flight
  3. Sky Science
  4. Evidence and Investigation
  5. Trees and Forests
  1. Life Science: Diversity of Life
  2. Physical Science: Electricity
  3. Earth and Space: Exploration of Extreme Environments

 

  1. Biodiversity
  2. Flight
  3. Electricity and electrical devices
  4. Space

 

7

  1. Interactions and Ecosystems
  2. Plants for Food and Fibre
  3. Heat and Temperature
  4. Structures and Forces
  5. Planet Earth
  1. Life Science: Ecosystems
  2. Physical Science: Chemistry
  3. Earth and Space: Earth’s Crust

 

  1. Interactions in the environment
  2. Form and function
  3. Pure substances and mixtures
  4. Heat in the environment

8

  1. Mix and Flow of Matter
  2. Cells and Systems
  3. Light and Optical Systems
  4. Mechanical Systems
  5. Freshwater and Saltwater Systems
  1. Life Science: Cells and Systems
  2. Physical Science: Optics and Fluids and Dynamics
  3. Earth and Space: Water Systems on Earth

 

  1. Cells
  2. Systems in action
  3. Fluids
  4. Water systems

9

  1. Biological Diversity
  2. Matter and Chemical Change
  3. Environmental Chemistry
  4. Electrical Principles and Technologies
  5. Space Exploration

25. Life Science: Reproduction

26. Physical Science: Atoms, Elements, and Compounds and Characteristics of Electricity

27. Earth and Space: Space Exploration

 

  1. Sustainable ecosystems
  2. Characteristics of electricity
  3. Atoms, elements, and compounds
  4. Study of the universe