Looking for a great way to review or assess the grade 6 Ontario science unit Understanding Life Systems: Biodiversity? Check out these task cards! These 20 task cards cover a range of curriculum expectations and content information (definitions of key terms [biodiversity, organism, natural community], importance of biodiversity within and among species, categorizing organisms and the impact of biodiversity on humans).
Give everyone a puzzling break with this word search worksheet based on the story Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell. The hidden words include the major characters and story elements. This activity would make a great introduction to the book or
FREE Island of the Blue Dolphins Map It Out Activity. Using locations mentioned in the novel and a little bit of outside geography research, draw a map of where the story happens and mark where the characters travel, talk about traveling, and more.