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published by the Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp.
This resource is a unit of instruction for Grades 4-8 on the topic of Light/Optics.  It contains background information on optical devices, the anatomy of the eye, color, the behavior of light, and properties of light including reflection, refraction and absorption.  Included are objectives, cross-curricular lesson ideas, reproducible student activity sheets, and links to related websites for children.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Optics
- Geometrical Optics
= Optical Instruments
= Rainbow
= Reflection - Curved Surfaces
= Reflection - Flat Surfaces
= Refractive Index
- Elementary School
- Middle School
- Instructional Material
= Activity
= Instructor Guide/Manual
= Lesson/Lesson Plan
= Unit of Instruction
- Reference Material
= Nonfiction Reference
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- Physical Science
- Lesson Plan
- Activity
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© 2008 Canada Science and Technology Museum Corporation
Keywords:
absorption, optical instruments, optics, reflection, refraction, unit , unit of instruction
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Metadata instance created February 18, 2008 by Caroline Hall
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(Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp., Ottawa, 2008), WWW Document, (http://www.sciencetech.technomuses.ca/english/schoolzone/light.cfm).
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Canada Science and Technology Museum: Looking at Light , (Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp., Ottawa, 2008), <http://www.sciencetech.technomuses.ca/english/schoolzone/light.cfm>.
APA Format
Canada Science and Technology Museum: Looking at Light . (2008, January 31). Retrieved December 3, 2016, from Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp.: http://www.sciencetech.technomuses.ca/english/schoolzone/light.cfm
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Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp.. Canada Science and Technology Museum: Looking at Light . Ottawa: Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp., January 31, 2008. http://www.sciencetech.technomuses.ca/english/schoolzone/light.cfm (accessed 3 December 2016).
MLA Format
Canada Science and Technology Museum: Looking at Light . Ottawa: Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp., 2008. 31 Jan. 2008. 3 Dec. 2016 <http://www.sciencetech.technomuses.ca/english/schoolzone/light.cfm>.
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