Activity Book 5

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Activity Book 5

Complete version: PDF - 9 MB

Elementary: PDF | Text

Intermediate: PDF | Text

Secondary: PDF | Text

Answer Key: PDF | Text

Welcome to the FIFTH edition of the Activity Book!

Science is all around us and can be discovered, explored and used in so many ways! This new Activity Book showcases the diversity of the world of science through activities in health, biology, environment, agriculture, meteorology, astronomy, engineering, the living world and much more! is the official Government of Canada website for Science and Technology (S&T) information and resources. We have put together this Activity Book to stir your inner scientist. Whether you are in elementary, intermediate or secondary school there are activities for all ages and skill levels. These activities can be done individually or with friends in class, at camp, at home or with your Girl Guides of Canada or Scout Canada clubs.

If you would like to learn how to make invisible ink, build a mechanically powered launcher or even find out our mystery phrase, you'll find it all inside this Activity Book! For more activities, you can visit and download our previous Activity Books. While you are there, don't forget to check out Videos, Games and Educational Resources for more science and technology experiments, activities and facts. You can even submit a question to "Ask a Scientist". challenges you to go out, explore and look for science everywhere you go.

We would like to thank our funding partners for their ongoing participation and support:

  • Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada
  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency
  • Canadian Space Agency
  • Defence Research and Development Canada
  • Environment Canada
  • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Foreign Affairs and International Trade
  • Health Canada
  • National Research Council
  • Natural Resources Canada
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council
  • Public Health Agency

Go ahead, get started; discover and explore the fascinating world of science!

The Team