Check out the links below to find lots of information to help you succeed in Grade 9 Applied Science this year.
If any links are not working, please let me know in class.
If you missed something in class or didn't finish, this is the place to get what you need.
Ecology Terms from StudyStack
Food Chain Game
How Ecosystems Work
Ecology Vocabulary Games
Food Chains and Food Webs. Questions you should be able to do.
BBC - Inside the Perfect Predator.
Nature - The Secret World of Sharks and Rays.
Alaskan Killer Shark.
Before the Flood (National Geographic 1:37)
Bill Nye - Global Meltdown (44 min)
Exam Approximate Mark Breakdown.
Notes - Space
May 16th Space is a hostile place (note). How Big, How Far, How Fast video.May 17th Read Ch 4.1 and 4.2 and complete the handout.May 18th From Ch 4.5 - Our Solar System handout. May 19th A Study of MarsMay 20th Continue Mars studyMay 24th Scale Model of the Solar System. Use the scale given to make a model on 3 pieces of 8 1/2 x 14 paper. Look below!May 25th Celestial Motion Note. Motion of Mars and Jupiter. Other Solar System Bodies. BN - The Moon.May 26th The Sun. Read Ch. 4.10 from the text and answer a - m using complete sentences.Fri May 27th BN - The Sun. Rd Ch. 4.11. Note on Galaxies.Mon May 30th The Doppler Effect, Red-Shift and the Expanding Universe. Evidence for the Big Bang May 31st Solar Nebula Theory. Video. The Effect of Celestial Bodies on Earth. Hey Mr. Ohrling....What is on my Space Test?Jun 1st Review for your Test tomorrow....Don't forget to make your "Cheat Sheet" Thurs Jun 2nd Space Test
Try these Planet Info Questions
So, How Small are We? (youtube)
Retrograde Motion Applet
Another Retrograde Motion Animation
Nova Science Now videos. Asteroid (12 min) The 10th Planet (5 min)
The Sun is a Mass of Incandescent Gas. Youtube video..
What is a Galaxy?
Lunar and Solar Eclipse Applets
Moving Targets - Check out this interactive site about Red-Shift
Evidence for the Big Bang
Cool Cosmos and RedShift
How Stuff Works Planet Videos - Space School - Pick a planet and watch a video
Origins of the Solar System - video from PBS
Solar Nebula Theory
The Birth of the SolarSystem - video
Stephen Hawking explains the formation of the Solar System.
The Most Astounding Fact as described by Neil deGrasse Tyson
The Mysterious Black Hole Activity. Handout. Website link.
The Scale of the Universe - this is an awesome site that lets you zoom in to small and out to big
Notes - Electricity
Apr 6th Building a Model for Electric Charge note and What is Static Electricity video, handouts. Apr 7th Investigation 3.1 - Investigating Electric Charges. Report and Questions. The activity was completed and handed in .Apr 8th Read Ch #3.2 and complete Electricity and Matter handout. Apr 11th Investigation 3.3 - Charging by Contact. This was done as a class. Video. HSW - Static ElectricityApr 12th How a Van de Graff Generator Works. Try the Van de Graff. Apr 13th Conductors and Insulators note. Video 'Conductors and Insulators' handout. Charging by Contact. Apr 14th Hit by lightning. Human Lightning Rod. Static Electricity Assignment. It is due on Mon Apr 18th.Apr 15th BN Static Electricity. Finish Static Electricity Assignment.Apr 18th Static Electricity Review. Be sure to complete your Static Electricity Assignment. It is now PAST DUE. What is Current Electricity note. Rd. Ch 3.4. Comparing Electricity to Water Flow handout.Apr 19th Static Electricity Quiz. Parts of an Electric Circuit note. BN - Current Electricity.Apr 20th Electricity Symbols handout. Activity 3.5 - Building simple circuits was completed in class and handed in.Apr 21st Symbols Review. Read Ch #3.6 Complete handout. Series and Parallel Circuits notes and drawings.. Apr 22nd PD DayApr 25th Electric Symbols Quiz. Activity 3.7 - Building Series and Parallel Circuits. Completed and Hand in.Apr 26th Read Ch #3.8 - Measuring Voltage Drop and Current. Complete HandoutandCircuit Diagrams Apr 27th Simbucket online circuits. Handouts. Apr 28th Practice Drawing Circuits for your quiz tomorrow. Circuit Construction review and summary note.Apr 29th Circuit drawing quiz Calculations with circuits. Watch This. Practice Circuit Analysis for your quiz May 2nd Ohm's Law note and worksheet. (solutions)May 3rd Circuit analysis quiz. Ohm's Law Practice. Read Ch #3.13. Complete the following handout.May 4th Ohm's Law Quiz. Whiteboards. How do we Conserve Electricity? Save ON Energy. Video. Rd. Ch 3.16, Efficiency note. May 5th How we Produce Electricity. Read the folder , Complete the handout.These videos might help. What is Nuclear Energy. Nuclear Energy Risks. Hydroelectricity. Fossil Fuels. May 6th What Type of Electrical Energy is the Best? Due Tuesday!These videos might help. What is Renewable Energy. Wind. Solar. Tidal. Geothermal. Biomass.
May 9th Continue working on Electrical Energy assignment.May 10th Continue working on Electricity assignment or start getting ready for your Test
May 11th Hey Mr. Ohrling...What is on my Electricity Test?May 12th Electricity Review May 13th Electricity Unit Test
Balloons and Static Electricity
Charged Rod and a Pith Ball Demonstration
Static Electricity Terms that you should know
Static Electricity from S-Cool. Great Animations and explanations of Static Laws and Pith balls.
Static Electricity Starts a Fire
How a Van de Graff Works.
Mythbusters Build a Van de Graff.
Ever wonder what it would be like to be hit by lightning while in a car? Watch this and find out. (from 'Top Gear')
Conductors or Insulators - The Trash Bin Game
Conductors or Insulators
Static Electricity Powerpoint review.
Schematic Circuit Symbols Quiz This one has diagrams.
Parts of a Circuit that you need to know
Series and Parallel Circuits Video - From HowStuff Works
The Brainiacs and the Electric Fence. Hilarious video.
What is a Circuit? A great review of Series and Parallel Circuits
Electric Charge Hangman
The Ohm Zone and Ohm Zone Worksheet and Equivalent Resistance
The Circuit construction kit and handouts.
Simbucket Circuit Analysis (HTML5). Handout.
Comparing a DC Circuit to the Flow of Water.
Blobz Guide to Electric Circuits
Series and Parallel Circuits Animation video. (8 min)
Ohm's Law - Worksheet - Solutions
Electrictiy Terms Review
40 Terms to review on Static and Current Electricity
Electricity in Ontario. Look at this file if you don't get your assignment done in class.
How do we produce Electricity - This is your assignment for the unit
Notes - Chemistry
Feb 4th Course outline and expectations. Parents, please sign the outline beside the website info.Feb 5th Safety in the classroom, WHMIS, Feb 8th Making WHIMIS work video HHPS symbols and info. Physical and Chemical Properties note. Physical Properties handout. We will finish this next class.Feb 9th Finish Physical Properties. Make sure you answer the following 3 questions. Feb 10th Safety Symbols Quiz Physical Properties activityFeb 11th Properties Review. What is Chemistry note. Video - Evidence for Atoms and Molecules.Feb 12th Physical Properties Quiz. Rd pages 16. Changes of State note (see diagram below). BN - States of Matter Handout. (answers).Feb 15th Family Day Monday. No SchoolFeb 16th Rd pages 16, 17. Physical and Chemical Change Handout. Feb 17th Physical and Chemical Change Activity. Use the links above to Practice. Bill Nye - Chemical Reactions Feb 18th First half of class netbooks . Read Ch 1.5 and complete the following handout.Feb 19th Chemical and Physical Change Quiz. 2nd half of class to Main Library for Course SelectionFeb 22nd Ch 1.6 - Extreme Chemical Reactions. Video: How Fireworks are made.Feb 23rd KMT Demos - Make notes on the following Powerpoint. Rd 1.8 answer Q#1-4Feb 24th Rd 1.9 and fill in the handout. Review KMT. PPT-Elements Compounds and Mixtures.Feb 25th CWOSSA VolleyballFeb 26th PD Day - No SchoolFeb 29th PPT-Elements Compounds and Mixtures. Matter Concept Map. Try these Flashcards. Elements Compounds and Mixtures video with worksheet.Mar 1st Try these Flashcards. Classifying Substances as Elements, Compounds and Mixtures. ActivityMar 2nd Elements, Compounds and Mixtures Quiz. Read Ch 1.10 and 1.12. Complete the worksheet . Metallurgy Vid (9 min)Mar 3rd Metals vs. Non Metals Video. PPT . Activity. Atoms the inside story. Rd Ch 1.13 and complete the handout.Mar 4th BN Atoms. Atoms - inside story note from PPT. 30 Elements you need to know. PT. Elements Crossword and Wordsearch.Mar 7th Elements and symbols links below. Standard Atomic Notation. L&SM 1.13a Mar 8th Your Periodic Table...with protons, neutrons and electrons. L&SM 1.13b.Mar 9th Bohr Diagram Note and Drawing of the first 20 elements. How to Draw Potassium. Phosphorus. Check yours here.
WHIMIS Symbols Flashcards with pictures
WHIMIS Symbols - Interactive site with symbols
WHIMIS Video - youtube.(3 min)
Making WHIMIS work video (14 min)
Physical Properties Use this studystack to help you learn the terms for your quiz
Chemical and Physical Change Quiz
Different Games for Chemical and Physical Change
Physical or Chemical Change Quiz
Chemistry Comes Alive Videos. Some Great Demos
Chemical or Physical Change. A Flash lesson
Changes of State Quiz
How Fireworks are Made (youtube).
KMT Shockwave lesson
Elements, Compounds or Mixtures. Use these flashcards with pictures to help you Identify the differences between these.
Elements, Compounds or Mixtures. This gives you games to help you study.
Elements Compounds and Mixtures
Elements, Mixtures and Compounds (Matching)
Quiz yourself on the 30 Elements you need to know!
More Games for the 30 Elements you need to know
Metals vs. Non-Metals
The disposal of Sodium.
Brainiacs look at Alkali Metals.
Quiz yourself on subatomic particles - protons, neutrons, electrons, location, charge and mass
Nuclear. An app for your ipod that lets you build atoms with the correct # of protons, neutrons and electrons
Build an atom. From PHET
Building Simple Molecules - Using Combining Capacity to name and write formulas
Matter Vocabulary review
Check out this Prezi on the Periodic Table and its arrangement
The Best Online Periodic Table that I could find
Atoms and Periodic Table Review
Hangman Matter Terms
Classification of Matter PowerPoint
Welcome to Matter - Tech topics does a great job explaining some of the matter concepts covered.