Strange Stuff!

Strange Matter is a great website for kids who like to discover the secrets of everyday stuff.  Developed by the Ontario Science Centre, this site teaches kids about the amazing world of modern materials and materials science. It includes a teaching guide, activities for teachers to use, activities, games, experiments, videos, and more for kids. And there’s fun stuff for families to do also!

Kids – Zoom Inside Stuff to learn about structure, Transform Stuff to learn about processing raw materials into new objects, Crush Stuff to learn about material properties and strength, Improve Stuff to enhance material performance, and much more!

Teachers – download the Teachers Guide, look at the Curriculum Connections, and view the site’s list of teacher resources.

Parents – download the Family Guide with experiments, activities and resources.

And, as always, share your thoughts below!


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