TVO Digital Resources: Junior Learners

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    Junior Learners (Grades 4 – 6)

     

    TVO delivers a wide variety of digital learning resources that help students achieve academic success. Find educational resources supporting Language, Mathematics, Science and Technology, Social Studies and Health and Physical Education.

     

    These resources are best experienced on a laptop or desktop computer.

     

    Newly Added Resources:

     

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    Time Trackers takes kids back in time to learn about important moments in history.

    Supports: Social Studies – compare ways of life among specific groups in Canada at the beginning of the nineteenth century.

    Link: tvokids.com/games/timetrackers (game)

    Available On: desktop.

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    Language

     

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    Big Escape 2: Under the Big Top Where is

    Doctor Know it All this time? Find him in the

    next chapter!

    Supports: Language — writing skills.

    Link: homeworkzone.tvokids.com/games/bigescape2 (game)

    Available On: desktop and app.

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    Haiku Helper is a worksheet to help children

    write a Haiku poem.

    Supports: : Language — poetry development.

    Link: homeworkzone.tvokids.com/printables/haikuhelper (worksheet)

    Available On: desktop.

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    Homework Zone is a creative and fun way to

    learn for students seeking additional practice in Math, Science and Language.

    Supports: Mathematics, Science, and Language help.

    Link: homeworkzone.tvokids.com/ (website)

    Available On: desktop.

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    How to Use Quotation Marks? Teacher

    Charmain teaches us how to use quotation marks.

    Will Support: Language — writing and punctuation.

    Link:  homeworkzone.tvokids.com/videos/howusequotationmarks (video)

    Available On: desktop.

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    Paragraph with Supporting Details is a

    tutorial on how to write a body paragraph.

    Supports: Language — reading and writing skills.

    Link: homeworkzone.tvokids.com/
    videos/homeworkzonelanguageparagraphsupportingdetails
    (video)

    Available On: desktop.

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    Playing Shakespeare introduces children to

    William Shakespeare’s characters and plays.

    Supports: Language — oral communication and reading English literature.

    Link: tvokids.com/games/playingshakespeare (game)

    Available On: desktop.

     

    Mathematics

     

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    Big Wig Sub Shop explores different numbers that add to the same amount.

    Supports: Mathematics — practice adding different variables.

    Link: tvokids.com/games/bigwigsubshop (game)

    Available On: desktop.

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    Finding the Area of Composite Shapes shows how to find the area of a shape made up of a square, a triangle and a rectangle.

    Supports: Mathematics — composite shapes and measuring the area.

    Link: homeworkzone.tvokids.com/video/compositeshapes (video)

    Available On: desktop.

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    Homework Zone is a creative and fun way to

    learn for students seeking additional practice in Math, Science and Language.

    Supports: Mathematics, Science, and Language help.

    Link: homeworkzone.tvokids.com/ (website)

    Available On: desktop.

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    Look Kool (show) joins Hamza and his

    mischievous robot cat to show how geometry is all around us.

    Supports: Mathematics – geometry.

    Link: tvokids.com/shows/lookkool (video)

    Available On: desktop and mobile.

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    Look Kool (game) explores the cool side of geometry and math with these fun interactive games!

    Supports: Mathematics – geometry.

    Link: tvokids.com/games/lookkool (game)

    Available On: desktop and mobile.

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    Math Master instils confidence in kids’ math skills while making addition, subtraction, multiplication and division fun.

    Supports:Mathematics — number sense and operations.

    Link: tvokids.com/games/mathmaster0 (game)

    Available On: desktop and app.

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    Metric Measurements watch and learn about measurement.

    Supports: Mathematics — measurement in mm, cm, m and km.

    Link: homeworkzone.tvokids.com/videos/
    metricmeasurements
    (video)

    Available On: desktop.

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    Pirates Maps and Traps is a fun way to learn how to use a compass rose and improve navigation skills on a map.

    Supports: Mathematics and Social Science — mapping on a grid.

    Link: tvokids.com/games/piratesmapsandtraps (game)

    Available On: desktop.

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    Prime Radicals shows kids how to solve problems with mathematical solutions.

    Supports: Mathematics — real world application of all aspects of mathematics.

    Link: tvokids.com/games/primeradicals (game)

    Available On: desktop.

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    Variables Music Video is an upbeat way to introduce variables.

    Supports: Mathematics— an understanding of variables and operational mathematics.

    Link: homeworkzone.tvokids.com/videos/variablesvideo (video)

    Available On: desktop.

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    Volume Calculation is an interactive tool that helps students calculate 3D space.

    Supports: Mathematics — calculating volume of different 3D shapes.

    Link: homeworkhelp.ilc.org/tools/tutorials/details.php?object_id=397

    (game)

    Available On: desktop.

     

    Science and Technology

     

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    Ask an Astronaut: Col. Chris Hadfield teaches youth about the wonders of space exploration.

    Supports: Science and Technology —  understanding Earth and Space.

    Link: tvokids.com/shows/askastronaut (video)

    Available On: desktop.

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    Changes in States of Matter is a first-hand look at how one substance can change into different forms.

    Supports: Science and Technology — understanding matter and energy.

    Link: homeworkzone.tvokids.com/videos/changesstatesmatter (video)

    Available On: desktop.

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    Explore More: Body Battle investigates where germs are hiding in major organs of the human body.

    Supports: Science and Technology — structure and function of the anatomy.

    Link: tvokids.com/games/bodybattle (game)

    Available On: desktop.

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    Finding Stuff Out E-Zine: Get Inside Harrison’s Head explore the five sense with Harrison.

    Supports: Science — understanding life systems

    Link:  findingstuffout.com/zine/issue1.php (game)

    Available On: desktop and mobile.

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    Homework Zone is a creative and fun way to learn for students seeking additional practice in Math, Science and Language.

    Supports: Mathematics, Science, and Language help.

    Link: homeworkzone.tvokids.com/ (website)

    Available On: desktop.

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    Science Max (show) takes science

    experiments to a whole new level!

    Supports: Science and Technology –

    structures and mechanisms, and matter and energy.

    Link: tvokids.com/shows/sciencemax (video)

    Available On: desktop and mobile.

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    Science Max (game) plays with catapults, makes pasta bridges, and tests your science knowledge.

    Supports: Science and Technology - structures and mechanisms, and energy.

    Link: tvokids.com/games/sciencemax (game)

    Available On: desktop, mobile and app.

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    Where are Fossils Found? Dave the Dino expert explains how fossils are found.

    Supports: Science and Technology — the scientific process and geographic location of finding fossils.

    Link: homeworkzone.tvokids.com/videos/wherearefossilsfound (video)

    Available On: desktop.

     

    Social Studies

     

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    My Canada helps students memorize Canadian provinces, capital cities, and great lakes.

    Supports: Social Studies — Canadian geography, people, environment, politics and regions.

    Link: tvokids.com/games/mycanada (game)

    Available On: desktop.

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    This is My Family introduces TVOKids’ families from across Ontario. See where they live, how they play, and what activities they do for fun.

    Supports: Social Studies and Health and Physical Education.

    Link: tvokids.com/shows/myfamily (video)

    Available On: desktop.

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    new+graphic+small.jpgTime Trackers takes kids back in time to learn about important moments in history.

    Supports: Social Studies – compare ways of life among specific groups in Canada at the beginning of the nineteenth century.

    Link: tvokids.com/games/timetrackers (game)

    Available On: desktop.

     

    Health and Physical Education

     

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    Hot Spots Safe or Not? find all the fire hazards before time runs out!

    Supports: Health and Physical Education — Personal Safety and Injury Prevention

    Link:  tvokids.com/games/hotspotsafeornot (game)

    Available On: desktop.

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    This is My Family introduces TVOKids’ families from across Ontario. See where they live, how they play, and what activities they do for fun.

    Supports: Social Studies and Health and Physical Education.

    Link: tvokids.com/shows/myfamily (video)

    Available On: desktop.