Authentic Performance Assessments

Over 250 feedback-based tasks for K – 12 classrooms.

AAC Performance Tasks:

  • Engage students in their learning
  • Develop critical thinking skills
  • Encourage innovation and problem solving
  • Provide quality assessment evidence
    Are based on Alberta curriculum

Some Performance Assessments are for Members Only, while others are open to everyone.

Create Your Own Performance Tasks

Check out “Developing a Performance Assessment Task” to guide you through the process.

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Grade 4

Playground Designer

Students will work together to create an innovative and inclusive-for-all playground … Read more

Grade 4

Mathematics, Science

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Grade 4

The Thingamajigger Challenge

Students work in teams to design and construct their own Thingamajigger … Read more

Grade 4

Science

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Grade 5

Petting Zoo in the Park – Part B

Students will create a miniature scale model of their petting zoo … Read more

Grade 5

Mathematics, Science

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Grade 5

Petting Zoo in the Park – Part A

Students will design a petting zoo plan for a park with … Read more

Grade 5

Mathematics, Science

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Grade 3

My Superhero

Students are hired as Newspaper Reporters and must follow the news … Read more

Grade 3

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 1

Nature in the Neighbourhood

Students at The Good Earth Research Agency will research local plants … Read more

Grade 1

English Language Arts and Literacy, Science

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Grade 6

Ratio and Rates Culinary Challenge

Grade 6 students use ratios and rates to discover the perfect … Read more

Grade 6

English Language Arts and Literacy, Mathematics

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Kindergarten

Introducing…Me! for Kindergarten

Students choose a book to introduce themselves to the new principal, … Read more

Kindergarten

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 6

The Probability Explorers

Imagine being a data analyst for the Amazing Adventure Park, responsible … Read more

Grade 6

Mathematics

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Grade 2

The T-Shirt Order

The class is planning to have student names printed onto school … Read more

Grade 2

Mathematics

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Grade 3

The Travelling Librarian Part 2/2

Students are Travelling Librarians. They run the Library Bus which travels … Read more

Grade 3

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 3

The Travelling Librarian Part 1/2

Students are Travelling Librarians. They run the Library Bus which travels … Read more

Grade 3

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 3

What Matters about Matters? Part 1/2

As scientists working towards the esteemed Matter Expert medal, grade 3 … Read more

Grade 3

Science

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Grade 3

Farmer MacDonald’s Terrible Day Part One

Students are hired as farmhands who are experienced mathematicians to help … Read more

Grade 3

Mathematics

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Grade 3

Mr. Magical’s Problems

Students are asked to embark on an equation adventure that will … Read more

Grade 3

Mathematics

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Grade 4

The Dragon Slayers’ Tale

Students step into the role of a family historian. Acting as … Read more

Grade 4

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 4

Healthy Eating

Engage your young chefs in an exciting culinary challenge! As hired … Read more

Grade 4

Physical Education and Wellness

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Grade 2

Nature Guide

Students to take on the role of Field Guides at the … Read more

Grade 2

English Language Arts and Literacy, Science

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Grade 5

Data Detectives

Data Detectives, a company focused on supplying data to businesses specializing … Read more

Grade 5

Mathematics

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Grade 2

Healthy Living Challenge

Invited by their pen pals to partake in the Healthy Living … Read more

Grade 2

English Language Arts and Literacy, Physical Education and Wellness

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Grade 2

Brutus Needs A Bath

In this captivating task, your students will step into the paws … Read more

Grade 2

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 2

Grandmother’s Treasure Chest

Students imagine receiving a magical gift from their grandmother—a treasure chest … Read more

Grade 2

Mathematics

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Grade 1

Introducing Chapter Me!

Students independently choose a book to introduce themselves to the new … Read more

Grade 1

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Kindergarten

The Kindergarten Earth Squad

Students imagine they are members of the Earth Squad club. They … Read more

Kindergarten

English Language Arts and Literacy, Science

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Kindergarten

Mr. Wheelie’s Bike Shop

Equipped with a set of 10 wheels generously provided by Mr. … Read more

Kindergarten

Mathematics

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Kindergarten

My Dragon is Lost!

Students imagine they have a pet dragon. But oh no! Their … Read more

Kindergarten

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Kindergarten

Money Sense

Students pretend to be a cashier at the local Foody Mart. … Read more

Kindergarten

Physical Education and Wellness, Science

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Grade 1

The Tip Top Toy Factory

Students pretend they work in the Tip Top Toy Factory as … Read more

Grade 1

Mathematics

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Grade 1

The Amazing Number Fair

Students take on the role of a Number Fair Vendor. As … Read more

Grade 1

Mathematics

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Kindergarten

The Amazing Kindergarten Number Fair!

Students pretend they are vendors at the Amazing Number Fair. As … Read more

Kindergarten

Mathematics

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Kindergarten

I Spy – Shape Shifter Spy Academy

Students join the Spy Academy and embark on exciting missions! These … Read more

Kindergarten

English Language Arts and Literacy, Mathematics

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Grade 1

I am an Author

Students imagine they are famous authors who have been invited to … Read more

Grade 1

English Language Arts and Literacy, Mathematics

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Grade 1

Expanding the Zoo

Students imagine they are animal experts that have been hired by … Read more

Grade 1

English Language Arts and Literacy, Science

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Grade 2

Life on Planet Solara

Students imagine they are Junior Researchers at the Space Exploration Company. … Read more

Grade 2

English Language Arts and Literacy, Science

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Introducing Chapter Me!

Students independently choose a book to introduce themselves to the new … Read more

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Current Curriculum

Grade 7

Rethink History!

Taking on the role of a citizen of England or France … Read more

Grade 7

Social Studies

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Grade 9

I Can Relate To That! (Grade 9)

Students choose a story that they would like included in an … Read more

Grade 9

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 9

Fighting Fake News (Grade 9)

Students take on the role of head of accuracy security for … Read more

Grade 9

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 8

Television Pilot Pitch

Students select a non-fiction text, such as personal narrative, biography, or … Read more

Grade 8

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 8

I Can Relate To That! (Grade 8)

Students choose a story that they would like included in an … Read more

Grade 8

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 8

Fighting Fake News (Grade 8)

Students take on the role of head of accuracy security for … Read more

Grade 8

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 2

Le pont est détruit!

Pour aider des voitures à travers le fleuve pendant la construction … Read more

Grade 2

Sciences

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Grade 2

The Bridge is Out!

To help get cars across the river during bridge construction, students … Read more

Grade 2

Science

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Grade 4

Notre école lit

Les étudiants choisissent un livre qu’ils voudraient être inclus dans un … Read more

Grade 4

French language Arts

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Grade 9

Be the Change!

Taking on the role of the director of a non-governmental organization … Read more

Grade 9

English Language Arts and Literacy

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30-Level Courses

Mathematics Research Project (30-2)

Students in Mathematics 30-2 are required to complete a Mathematics Research … Read more

30-Level Courses

Mathematics

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20-Level Courses

Mathematics Research Project (20-2)

Students in Mathematics 20-2 are required to complete a Mathematics Research … Read more

20-Level Courses

Mathematics

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20-Level Courses

Poetry is for the People (20-2)

Students will respond to a poem and use evoked emotions to … Read more

20-Level Courses

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 7

Social Justice Hall of Fame

Students will use note-taking and research skills to create a presentation … Read more

Grade 7

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 9

From Experience to Insight

Students will prepare for an audition completing an analysis of a … Read more

Grade 9

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 9

The Other Side of the Story

Students will identify the point of view in a current newspaper … Read more

Grade 9

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 9

Bring On The Brochures!

Students will design a brochure for a literary conference. They will … Read more

Grade 9

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 9

A Question of “Uniform-ity”

Students will experiment with language and a variety of communication formats … Read more

Grade 9

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 8

Coal Mine Proposal

Students will assume a role and orally or in written form … Read more

Grade 8

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 7

The Perfect Plan for Publishing

Students will utilize their skills in graphic organization and story mapping … Read more

Grade 7

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 5

Show Time!

After reading an adventure story, students will take on the role … Read more

Grade 5

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 7

What’s The Point?

Students will use comprehension strategies to identify main idea and relevant … Read more

Grade 7

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 7

Find Those Features

Students will identify textual cues and structural features in non-fiction text … Read more

Grade 7

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 6

Now You See It… (Grade 6)

Students take on the role of an illustrator for a children’s … Read more

Grade 6

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 5

Now You See It… (Grade 5)

Students take on the role of an illustrator for a children’s … Read more

Grade 5

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 4

Now You See It… (Grade 4)

Students take on the role of an illustrator for a children’s … Read more

Grade 4

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 5

What’s Happening?

Students will take on the role of a reporter and gather … Read more

Grade 5

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 5

Twisted Fairytale

Students, as authors of children’s stories, will rewrite a fairytale from … Read more

Grade 5

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 3

Book Jacket Designer

As an experienced writer/illustrator, students will design a book jacket to … Read more

Grade 3

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 1

Puppets Alive!

As puppeteer storytellers, students will build a puppet to represent a … Read more

Grade 1

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 5

I Am Canadian

Students will create a photo essay of what it means to … Read more

Grade 5

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 3

Fairy Tale Festival

As part of a Fairy Tale Festival display students will create … Read more

Grade 3

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 5

A Picture of the Past: Heritage Minute

Students will develop new “Heritage Minutes” on Canadian explorers for the … Read more

Grade 5

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 5

Audition Scrapbook (Grade 5)

Students will create a scrapbook to illustrate main events from a … Read more

Grade 5

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 4

EcoCar Challenge

Taking on the role of designers at an innovative car manufacturing … Read more

Grade 4

Science

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Kindergarten

The Amazing Kindergarten Number Fair

Students demonstrate their number sense by creating a display using a … Read more

Kindergarten

Mathematics

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Grade 1

The Amazing Grade 1 Number Fair

Students will demonstrate their number sense by creating a display about … Read more

Grade 1

Mathematics

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Kindergarten

Mr. Wheelie’s Bike Shop

Students create a plan to build bicycles and tricycles using sets … Read more

Kindergarten

Mathematics

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Kindergarten

My Favourite Character

Students describe a chosen favourite character and events from a story … Read more

Kindergarten

English Language Arts and Literacy

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20-Level Courses

Producing a Commercial (20-2)

Students, in the role of an advertising consultant, will create a … Read more

20-Level Courses

English Language Arts and Literacy

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20-Level Courses

Producing a Commercial (20-1)

Students, in the role of an advertising consultant, will create a … Read more

20-Level Courses

English Language Arts and Literacy

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10-Level Courses

Dig This: An Archaeologist Discovers Text (10-2)

The student will take the role of an archaeologist writing journals, … Read more

10-Level Courses

English Language Arts and Literacy

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10-Level Courses

Dig This: An Archaeologist Discovers Text (10-1)

The student will take the role of an archaeologist writing journals, … Read more

10-Level Courses

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 4

Profiter de nos ressources

L’élève expliquera comment il va survivre dans une région de l’Alberta … Read more

Grade 4

Etudes sociales

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Grade 4

Kananaskis: aire protégée ou ressource naturelle?

En jouant le rôle d’avocats d’un groupe qui s’intéresse au futur … Read more

Grade 4

Etudes sociales

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Grade 5

Défi historique

L’élève retourne accidentellement dans le temps et devient un personnage historique. … Read more

Grade 5

Etudes sociales

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Grade 3

Un fond fantastique

L’élève crée un arrière-plan pour un jeu vidéo qui démontre les … Read more

Grade 3

Etudes sociales

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Grade 3

Recréer ma communauté

Les élèves créent une carte simple avec une légende d’une communauté … Read more

Grade 3

Etudes sociales

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Grade 3

La foire de tourisme

Jouant le rôle de guide touristique, chaque élève fera une recherche … Read more

Grade 3

Etudes sociales

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Grade 3

Jour de la Terre

L’élève fera une présentation Power Point qui explore les préoccupations environnementales … Read more

Grade 3

Etudes sociales

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Grade 2

Promouvons (le nom de ta communauté)

L’élève créera une promotion des aspects uniques de sa communauté.

Grade 2

Etudes sociales

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Grade 2

Présentons un métier

L’élève devra représenter un métier en utilisant un costume et des … Read more

Grade 2

Etudes sociales

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Grade 2

Ma ville imaginaire

Les élèves créent une carte simple avec une légende d’une ville … Read more

Grade 2

Etudes sociales

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Grade 2

La parade du Père Noël

Les élèves tracent une route de parade sur une carte géographique … Read more

Grade 2

Etudes sociales

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Grade 2

Agent de voyage

L’élève créera un pamphlet touristique d’une des régions étudiées (communauté inuite, … Read more

Grade 2

Etudes sociales

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Grade 1

Un endroit important de ma communauté

En jouant le rôle d’agent immobilier l’élève construira un diorama d’un … Read more

Grade 1

Etudes sociales

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Grade 1

Un aide policier

Pour cette tâche, l’élève utilisera ses connaissances de ses droits et … Read more

Grade 1

Etudes sociales

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Grade 1

Les changements au cours de ma vie

L’élève choisira des changements qui ont eu lieu dans sa famille … Read more

Grade 1

Etudes sociales

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Kindergarten

Le radeau

L’élève participera à une tâche de coopération avec un groupe. Le … Read more

Kindergarten

Etudes sociales

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Kindergarten

Je t’apprécie beaucoup

L’enfant choisira un individu de sa vie quotidienne de la maison, … Read more

Kindergarten

Etudes sociales

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Grade 1

La mission de l’extraterrestre

Pour cette tâche, l’élève utilise ses connaissances des communautés pour créer … Read more

Grade 1

Etudes sociales

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Grade 6

Le véhicule aérodynamique

L’élève devra concevoir et construire un véhicule aérodynamique qui se déplace … Read more

Grade 6

Sciences

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Grade 6

Une planète en vedette

L’élève jouera le rôle d’agent de marketing et créera un produit … Read more

Grade 6

Sciences

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Grade 6

Permis de vol

Cette tâche nécessite que l’élève construise, teste et modifie des planeurs … Read more

Grade 6

Sciences

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Grade 6

Artiste de la conservation forestière

L’élève jouera Le rôle d’artiste de Grande renommée afin de préparer … Read more

Grade 6

Sciences

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Grade 5

Scientifiques de la météo

L’élève écrira un article pour un site-Web au sujet de l’effet … Read more

Grade 5

Sciences

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Grade 5

Vive le marais

Jouant le rôle d’un organisme qui vit dans un marais, les … Read more

Grade 5

Sciences

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Grade 5

Météo jeunesse

Cette tâche nécessite que l’élève collectionne, note et présente des informations … Read more

Grade 5

Sciences

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Grade 3

Construisons un instrument de musique

L’élève construit un instrument de musique pour l’utiliser dans un concert.

Grade 3

Sciences

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Grade 3

Une maison pour ta famille

Les élèves construiront une maquette de maison et expliqueront leurs choix … Read more

Grade 3

Sciences

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Grade 2

Un bon chocolat chaud

Les élèves construiront un mécanisme permettant de maintenir la température d’une … Read more

Grade 2

Sciences

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Grade 1

Créons un arc en ciel

Créons un arc en ciel L’élève sera invité à peindre un … Read more

Grade 1

Sciences

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Grade 1

Le gardien d’animal

L’élève créera une représentation visuelle des besoins d’un animal de compagnie … Read more

Grade 1

Sciences

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Grade 8

Faisons nos valises

L’élève planifiera un voyage de rêve de 10 jours et proposera … Read more

Grade 8

Mathematiques

Grade 1

Je vous présente le nombre…

Tu es un animateur/une animatrice par excellence et ta connaissance des … Read more

Grade 1

Mathematiques

Grade 6

Survivor en Chine

L’élève développera un portfolio dans le but de présenter une région … Read more

Grade 6

French language Arts

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Grade 5

Je suis canadien(ne)

L’élève créera un essai en photos de ce que c’est d’être … Read more

Grade 5

French language Arts

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Grade 5

Contes tordus

Jouant le rôle d’auteurs d’histoires pour jeunes enfants, les élèves écriront … Read more

Grade 5

French language Arts

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Grade 4

Trois cadeaux

L’élève achète trois cadeaux pour un personnage et lui écrit un … Read more

Grade 4

French language Arts

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Grade 4

Je t’invite

A l’ordinateur, les élèves rédigeront une invitation au concert du printemps … Read more

Grade 4

French language Arts

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Grade 1

Concours d’écriture

L’élève rédigera un texte de quelques phrases complètes en utilisant un … Read more

Grade 1

French language Arts

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20-Level Courses

At the Ukrainian Restaurant (Ukrainian)

Students role play being a customer or a server at a … Read more

20-Level Courses

Second Language

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20-Level Courses

Plan Your Weekend (Spanish)

Students plan a weekend calendar of events by inviting a friend … Read more

20-Level Courses

Second Language

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10-Level Courses

How is the Weather? (Spanish)

Students compose and present a brief, simple weather report.

10-Level Courses

Second Language

Current Curriculum

10-Level Courses

Games Day (Spanish)

Students participate in a games day in Spanish class.

10-Level Courses

Second Language

Current Curriculum

Grade 7

Fact Sheet for Travelers (Spanish)

Students will create a fact sheet for prospective travelers, presenting information … Read more

Grade 7

Second Language

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Grade 6

Hot Lunch (Spanish)

Students suggest their preferred foods for a hot lunch menu.

Grade 6

Second Language

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Grade 5

Getting to Know You (Spanish)

Students will participate in a game to ask and answer questions … Read more

Grade 5

Second Language

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Grade 4

My Picture Book (Spanish)

Students will create a picture book about emotions and feelings to … Read more

Grade 4

Second Language

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20-Level Courses

Survival Tip Sheet For Japanese Exchange Students (Japanese)

Students prepare a survival tip sheet for Japanese high school exchange … Read more

20-Level Courses

Second Language

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20-Level Courses

Can I Go Out Tonight? (Japanese)

Students ask for permission from different people to do activities in … Read more

20-Level Courses

Second Language

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20-Level Courses

Mein Lieblingsfilm (German)

Students talk about their favourite film, giving simple reasons for why … Read more

20-Level Courses

Second Language

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30-Level Courses

I’m Sick! (Chinese)

Students provide personal information to a receptionist in a Chinese acupuncturist … Read more

30-Level Courses

Second Language

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10-Level Courses

Gazons (French)

Students describe to a friend what they did on the weekend.

10-Level Courses

Second Language

Current Curriculum

Grade 9

Ça fait mal!

Students describe to a classmate an injury they have sustained.

Grade 9

Second Language

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Grade 9

Bienvenue à CBC RADIO-CANADA sport!

Students conduct brief interviews, with some spontaneity.

Grade 9

Second Language

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Grade 8

Soyez benevolat(e)

Students act as student volunteers at a local zoo and help … Read more

Grade 8

Second Language

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Grade 8

Café sandwich

Students provide instructions for making a sandwich to a new employee … Read more

Grade 8

Second Language

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Grade 8

Mon nouvel animal domestique

Students write an email to another grade 8 student, describing their … Read more

Grade 8

Second Language

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Grade 7

Un échange

Students will share information about themselves and their family with an … Read more

Grade 7

Second Language

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Grade 7

Trouvez le chemin

Students will take on the role of a student host at … Read more

Grade 7

Second Language

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Grade 6

Around Alberta

Students share information about where in Alberta they will visit to … Read more

Grade 6

Second Language

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Grade 5

Quel animal?

Students share their choice for an animal class mascot.

Grade 5

Second Language

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Grade 5

Mon animal perdu

Students will create a ‘missing poster’ about their lost pet.

Grade 5

Second Language

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Grade 4

Qui suis-je?

Students pretend to be contestants on a game show and ask … Read more

Grade 4

Second Language

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Grade 4

Je me présente

Students will write a simple email to introduce themselves to another … Read more

Grade 4

Second Language

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Grade 8

Planning a Healthy Road Trip Menu

Students create a menu for themselves as they embark on a … Read more

Grade 8

Health and Life Skills

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Grade 7

Street Cents Panel Member

Students will participate as panel members on the CBC television show … Read more

Grade 7

Health and Life Skills

Grade 2

The Healthy Living Challenge

Students will create a log of snacks eaten and physical activity … Read more

Grade 2

Health and Life Skills

Grade 5

Dietary Decisions

Students research and present an oral report on an eating behaviour, … Read more

Grade 5

Health and Life Skills

Grade 3

My Active Community

Students will research and orally present information regarding their family’s physical … Read more

Grade 3

Health and Life Skills

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Grade 9

Design Challenge

Students create a blueprint for a multi-purpose recreation facility that promotes … Read more

Grade 9

Health and Life Skills

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Grade 7

Alien Invasion

Students record data on food intake, sleep and activity for a … Read more

Grade 7

Health and Life Skills

Grade 6

The Safety Network

Students observe and record examples of responsible safety behaviours in the … Read more

Grade 6

Health and Life Skills

Grade 6

Healthy Retreat

Students develop a two-day program reflecting a realistic, balanced lifestyle for … Read more

Grade 6

Health and Life Skills

Grade 4

Personal Study Plan

Students will reflect upon learning strategies that work for them and … Read more

Grade 4

Health and Life Skills

Grade 4

How Should I Act?

In this performance assessment, which may be introduced through literature, video … Read more

Grade 4

Health and Life Skills

Grade 3

I Can Achieve It

This is a two-part performance assessment focusing on identifying and applying … Read more

Grade 3

Health and Life Skills

Grade 2

Very Important Friend

The purpose of this performance assessment is to provide specific opportunities … Read more

Grade 2

Health and Life Skills

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Grade 8

I Never Knew Your Name

Using the story I Never Knew Your Name, students apply empathy … Read more

Grade 8

Health and Life Skills

Grade 4

A Letter to Trisha

Using the story, Thank You, Mr, Falker, by Patricia Polacco, students … Read more

Grade 4

Health and Life Skills

Grade 6

Carnival Games

The school is organizing a Carnival to help raise money for … Read more

Grade 6

Mathematics

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30-Level Courses

L’achat d’un véhicule (30-3)

Les élèves compareront le cout total entre le financement et la … Read more

30-Level Courses

Mathematiques

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30-Level Courses

Utilisateurs de Facebook (30-2)

Les élèves doivent examiner la croissance exponentielle du nombre d’utilisateurs de … Read more

30-Level Courses

Mathematiques

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30-Level Courses

Utilisateurs de Facebook (30-1)

Les élèves doivent examiner la croissance exponentielle du nombre d’utilisateurs de … Read more

30-Level Courses

Mathematiques

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20-Level Courses

Quelle montagnes russes me conviennent? (20-3)

Les élèves doivent calculer la pente de trois montagnes russes et … Read more

20-Level Courses

Mathematiques

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20-Level Courses

L’établissement d’un budget (20-3)

Les élèves devront établir un budget afin d’extrapoler la gestion responsable … Read more

20-Level Courses

Mathematiques

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20-Level Courses

Un nouvel aréna (20-1)

Les élèves doivent concevoir le plan des sièges d’un nouvel aréna. … Read more

20-Level Courses

Mathematiques

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10-Level Courses

Randonnée dans les Rocheuses (10C)

La pente en tant que taux de variation, les équations linéaires. … Read more

10-Level Courses

Mathematiques

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10-Level Courses

L’empreinte (10C)

Les élèves vont utiliser le raisonnement pour analyser la corrélation entre … Read more

10-Level Courses

Mathematiques

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10-Level Courses

Les bonnes clôtures font les bons voisins (10-3)

Les élèves établiront, pour chaque voisin, le cout de construction d’une … Read more

10-Level Courses

Mathematiques

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Grade 5

Survival Reward Challenge (Individual)

Students will separate a mixture containing five different materials and work … Read more

Grade 5

Science

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Grade 5

Survival Reward Challenge (Group Task)

Students will work in teams to separate a mixture containing five … Read more

Grade 5

Science

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30-Level Courses

Digital Record – OnMyFamilyTree.ca (30-2)

Students will choose a “distant relative” from text and create a … Read more

30-Level Courses

English Language Arts and Literacy

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30-Level Courses

Digital Record – OnMyFamilyTree.ca (30-1)

Students will choose a “distant relative” from text and create a … Read more

30-Level Courses

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 6

Coming Soon – Class Election!

Students will gather information about a famous person who they want … Read more

Grade 6

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 6

Audition Scrapbook (Grade 6)

Students will create a scrapbook to illustrate main events from a … Read more

Grade 6

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Kindergarten

My Dragon is Lost!

Students will create a poster with drawings and text to describe … Read more

Kindergarten

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 4

Gardeners’ Gala

Students prepare a presentation for the Gardeners’ Gala. The theme of … Read more

Grade 4

Science

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10-Level Courses

CSI (Creating Sustainable Images) – Unit C

Students will design a landscape suited to their locale taking into … Read more

10-Level Courses

Science

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10-Level Courses

The Inefficient Carnival Game – Unit B

Students will work in teams to create an energy transformation device … Read more

10-Level Courses

Science

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Grade 8

To Drink Or Not To Drink? – Unit E (Updated)

To Drink Or Not To Drink? – Unit E As the … Read more

Grade 8

Science

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Grade 8

Mission Impossible – Unit C

Students, acting as company trouble-shooters, make observations and draw conclusions about … Read more

Grade 8

Science

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Grade 8

I Will Survive – Unit C

Students will design, construct and present an optical device that would … Read more

Grade 8

Science

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Grade 7

Don’t Lose Your Cool – Unit C

Students are presented with the problem of creating an insulating device … Read more

Grade 7

Science

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Grade 6

A Slice of Life – Topic E

Students will assume the role of a Junior Forester and create … Read more

Grade 6

Science

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Grade 6

Flight Factory – Topic B

Acting as toy designers, students will create and modify gliders for … Read more

Grade 6

Science

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Grade 5

Save the Wetlands – Topic E

Students will submit a proposal to Ducks Unlimited to raise public … Read more

Grade 5

Science

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Grade 5

Hands Off! – Topic B

Students will become small business owners who plan and construct a … Read more

Grade 5

Science

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Grade 5

All Wired Up – Topic B

Students will become apprentice electricians who create an electrical blueprint and … Read more

Grade 5

Science

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Grade 5

Electrifying Connections – Topic A

Students will become game board designers and use their knowledge of … Read more

Grade 5

Science

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Grade 3

Invent an Instrument – Topic D

Students will construct an instrument that will allow them to play … Read more

Grade 3

Science

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Grade 3

Animals in Danger – Topic E

Students will create a brochure for Alberta Fish and Wildlife to … Read more

Grade 3

Science

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Grade 2

Summer Camp Watercraft Challenge – Topic B

Students will adapt a previously built watercraft so that the craft … Read more

Grade 2

Science

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Grade 2

Nature Walk – Topic E

As a nature guide at the local Nature Centre, students will … Read more

Grade 2

Science

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Grade 2

Magnetic Toy! – Topic C

Students will create a toy that demonstrates at least one magnetic … Read more

Grade 2

Science

Grade 2

Keep It Cool – Topic D

Students will become a famous inventor and create an invention to … Read more

Grade 2

Science

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Grade 1

Help! I’m Lost – Topic D

Students will speak to a 911 operator (teacher) and describe a … Read more

Grade 1

Science

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Grade 1

Seasonal Changes – Topic B

Students will draw pictures depicting animal and weather changes throughout the … Read more

Grade 1

Science

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Grade 1

Colour Mixing – Topic A

As a clerk in a paint store, students mix two primary … Read more

Grade 1

Science

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Grade 1

Animal Sanctuary

As an employee at an animal sanctuary, students will construct a … Read more

Grade 1

Science

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Grade 4

Expanding the Greenhouse

As a Botanist, students will research a plant and present their … Read more

Grade 4

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 3

Welcome to the Zoo!

As a zoo employee, students will research an animal and share … Read more

Grade 3

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 2

New Endings

Students will take on the role of a screenwriter and write … Read more

Grade 2

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 2

Lights, Camera, Action! (Grade 2)

Students will prepare a video preview based on a book they … Read more

Grade 2

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 2

Adding to the Library Collection

Students will make a presentation to the librarian about a book … Read more

Grade 2

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 2

Expressions of Gratitude

Students will celebrate people in their school or community by creating … Read more

Grade 2

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 2

Creature Features

As scientists, students will research one small crawling or flying animal … Read more

Grade 2

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 1

Lights, Camera, Action! (Grade 1)

Students will prepare a video preview based on a book they … Read more

Grade 1

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 1

Illustrating a Story

Students will create illustrations to represent the beginning, middle and end … Read more

Grade 1

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 1

Expanding the Zoo

As animal lovers, students will research an animal to be added … Read more

Grade 1

English Language Arts and Literacy

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20-Level Courses

Us or Them: Who Gets the Cash? (20-1)

As Finance Minister of Canada, students research and prepare a recommendation … Read more

20-Level Courses

Social Studies

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10-Level Courses

Globalization Newspaper (10-2)

Students create a newspaper issue which demonstrates knowledge of the impact … Read more

10-Level Courses

Social Studies

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Grade 9

Meeting the Needs of Canadians

Students respond, in writing, to the question “To what extent do … Read more

Grade 9

Social Studies

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Grade 9

Could It Happen to Us?

Students take on the role of author for a Canadian financial … Read more

Grade 9

Social Studies

Current Curriculum

Grade 9

Want to be a Page?

Students take on the role of an individual applying for the … Read more

Grade 9

Social Studies

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Grade 9

Papaschase Land Claim

Students take on the role of research assistant to provide background … Read more

Grade 9

Social Studies

Current Curriculum

Grade 9

Lobbyist: Molding Public Perception

Students take the role of a professional lobbyist, who has been … Read more

Grade 9

Social Studies

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Grade 9

Exploring the Impact of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Students respond, in writing, to the question “To what extent has … Read more

Grade 9

Social Studies

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Grade 9

Canadian: To Be or Not To Be

As the Chief Immigration Officer of Canada, students develop recommendations about … Read more

Grade 9

Social Studies

Current Curriculum

Grade 8

Worldviews in Conflict

Students take on the role of a freelance contributor for History … Read more

Grade 8

Social Studies

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Grade 8

Worldview as a Guide Through History

Students take on the role of an historian who has been … Read more

Grade 8

Social Studies

Current Curriculum

Grade 8

In His Majesty’s Service: Humanism Revealed

Students take on the role of court spies for the king … Read more

Grade 8

Social Studies

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Grade 8

God, Gold or Glory?

Students take on the role of a university research assistant who … Read more

Grade 8

Social Studies

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Grade 7

Plains of Abraham Revisited

Students will create a pamphlet for the National Historic Society to … Read more

Grade 7

Social Studies

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Grade 7

Foundations of Canada: The Defining Moment

Students take on the role of author and explore significant events … Read more

Grade 7

Social Studies

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Grade 7

Footprints of Exploration

Students consider the impact of French and British explorers on the … Read more

Grade 7

Social Studies

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Grade 7

Expanding a Nation

Students, as interpretive guides, take on the role of a resident … Read more

Grade 7

Social Studies

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Grade 6

You’re The Guide!

Students take on the role of an experienced tour guide of … Read more

Grade 6

Social Studies

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Grade 6

Who Does Your Elected Official Really Represent?

Students will research a selected local or provincial issue and respond, … Read more

Grade 6

Social Studies

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Grade 6

R-JEF: Mission Possible!

Students take on the role of an archivist. Canada’s central computer … Read more

Grade 6

Social Studies

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Grade 6

Local Government: Finding Your Way

Students take on the role of a volunteer with an organization … Read more

Grade 6

Social Studies

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Grade 6

Enemies of Injustice (EOI)

Students take on the role of a spokesperson for an active, … Read more

Grade 6

Social Studies

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Grade 6

Democracy or Not…You Be the Judge

Students take on the role of a Spartan spy and gather … Read more

Grade 6

Social Studies

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Grade 5

The Great Depression: Changing Ways of Life

Students take on the role of a junior writer to contribute … Read more

Grade 5

Social Studies

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Grade 5

A Day at the Museum

Students take on the role of applying for a job as … Read more

Grade 5

Social Studies

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Grade 5

Canada’s Natural Resources: Legacy or Not?

Students are invited to audition for a chance to join a … Read more

Grade 5

Social Studies

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Grade 4

The Changing Faces of Alberta

Students will prepare a presentation for a multicultural event focusing on … Read more

Grade 4

Social Studies

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Grade 4

Fossils in the Park

Students will explain how the discovery of a single dinosaur bone … Read more

Grade 4

Social Studies

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Grade 4

Celebrating Our Past

Students will contribute to a community celebration honouring cultural groups that … Read more

Grade 4

Social Studies

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Grade 4

Banff’s Future: What Will We Decide?

Students will prepare a presentation to be shared at a town … Read more

Grade 4

Social Studies

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Grade 3

Postcard From The Edge

Having returned from an adventurous day trip, students will create a … Read more

Grade 3

Social Studies

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Grade 3

Making a Difference

Students take the role of a citizen submitting a nomination to … Read more

Grade 3

Social Studies

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Grade 3

Celebrate!

Students will become a member of a TV broadcast team on … Read more

Grade 3

Social Studies

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Grade 2

Welcome to Our Community (Grade 2)

Students will create a brochure to highlight significant characteristics of their … Read more

Grade 2

Social Studies

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Grade 2

Heritage Designers

Students will create a T-shirt design to reflect the heritage of … Read more

Grade 2

Social Studies

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Grade 2

A Trip Down Memory Lane

Students will create picture book pages to share with seniors in … Read more

Grade 2

Social Studies

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Grade 1

Welcome to Our Community (Grade 1)

Students will contribute to a bulletin board display that shows and … Read more

Grade 1

Social Studies

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Grade 1

We Belong!

Students will create a visual and write a caption to describe … Read more

Grade 1

Social Studies

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Grade 1

Making a Contribution

Students will contribute to a bulletin board display that recognizes student … Read more

Grade 1

Social Studies

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30-Level Courses

Car Shopping (30-3)

Students will compare the total cost of purchasing a car through … Read more

30-Level Courses

Mathematics

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30-Level Courses

Facebook Users (30-2)

Students will examine the exponential growth of the number of Facebook … Read more

30-Level Courses

Mathematics

Current Curriculum

30-Level Courses

Facebook Users (30-1)

Students will examine the exponential growth of the number of Facebook … Read more

30-Level Courses

Mathematics

Current Curriculum

20-Level Courses

Which Roller Coaster is For Me? (20-3)

Students will determine the slope of roller coasters and explain how … Read more

20-Level Courses

Mathematics

Current Curriculum

20-Level Courses

A New Arena (20-1)

Students create a proposal for a design for a seating plan … Read more

20-Level Courses

Mathematics

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20-Level Courses

Building a Budget (20-3)

Students will create a budget to project the responsible financial management … Read more

20-Level Courses

Mathematics

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10-Level Courses

Rocky Road (10C)

Students analyze the progress of a hiker based on a graphical … Read more

10-Level Courses

Mathematics

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10-Level Courses

The Footprint (10C)

Students must use reasoning to analyze the correlation between height and … Read more

10-Level Courses

Mathematics

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10-Level Courses

Grain Bins (10C)

Students determine the number of grain bins they must purchase to … Read more

10-Level Courses

Mathematics

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10-Level Courses

Good Fences Make Good Neighbours (10-3)

Students will determine the cost for each neighbour for building a … Read more

10-Level Courses

Mathematics

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Grade 9

Quilt Designer

Students design two quilts based on the same original block (one … Read more

Grade 9

Mathematics

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Grade 9

The Job Offer

Students are considering a job selling hotdogs at the local sports … Read more

Grade 9

Mathematics

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Grade 8

The Chocolate Assignment

Students work for Tasty-O Chocolates, and have been asked to design … Read more

Grade 8

Mathematics

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Grade 7

The Youth Hostel

Students have just purchased a small abandoned hotel on the outskirts … Read more

Grade 7

Mathematics

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Grade 6

The Tiled Floor

The school is planning to redo the floor in the school … Read more

Grade 6

Mathematics

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Grade 6

The Frozen Yogurt Sale

The class is planning a frozen yogurt sale, with the goal … Read more

Grade 6

Mathematics

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Grade 5

The Petting Zoo

Students have been hired by a nearby town to plan a … Read more

Grade 5

Mathematics

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Grade 4

The Pizza Party

The class is planning a pizza party. Students vote for their … Read more

Grade 4

Mathematics

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Grade 3

Buying Books

Students are preparing to help a younger class choose books to … Read more

Grade 3

Mathematics

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Grade 4

The T-Shirt Order (Grade 4)

The class is planning to have student names printed onto school … Read more

Grade 4

Mathematics

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Grade 2

The T-Shirt Order (Grade 2)

The class is planning to have student names printed onto school … Read more

Grade 2

Mathematics

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Grade 3

The T-Shirt Order (Grade 3)

The class is planning to have student names printed onto school … Read more

Grade 3

Mathematics

Grade 3

The Snowman Shop (Grade 3)

Students work in the Snowman Shop, making hats, noses and arms … Read more

Grade 3

Mathematics

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Grade 2

The Snowman Shop (Grade 2)

Students work in the Snowman Shop, making hats, noses and arms … Read more

Grade 2

Mathematics

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Grade 1

New Curriculum Task: Mr. Wheelie

Students work at a toy factory and are presented with a … Read more

Grade 1

Mathematics

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Grade 1

Presenting Number

Students will create a Math vignette for the PRESENTING NUMBER segment … Read more

Grade 1

Mathematics

Grade 3

Our School Reads (Grade 3)

Students select a book that they would like to be included … Read more

Grade 3

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 2

Our School Reads (Grade 2)

Students select a book that they would like to be included … Read more

Grade 2

English Language Arts and Literacy

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Grade 4

Our School Reads (Grade 4)

Students select a book that they would like to be included … Read more

Grade 4

English Language Arts and Literacy

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