Inquiry Projects

Don’t forget to search SD83 World of Information (especially World Book Encyclopedia and National Geographic Kids) for articles, pictures and videos related to your topic!

Cooking Steak

How to Grill Any Cut of Steak Perfectly (Michelle Rabin, Food Network)

Article “Cooking” in World Book Encyclopedia

How to Cook the Perfect Steak (Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association)

Stir-Fry Cooking

How to Stir-Fry (Allrecipes)

Chicken and Broccoli Stir-Fry (Everyday Food with Sarah Carey)

Article “Cooking” in World Book Encyclopedia

SCP (Secure, Contain, Protect)

What is the SCP Foundation and Why Should I Care? (Site 42: SCP Foundation Fanworks)

The Chilling Story Behind the SCP Foundation (13th Floor)

About the SCP Foundation (from their website)


“Fortnite” article, World Book Student

What is Fortnite? (Game Informer)

What is Fortnite & Why Is It Popular? The free game that has some kids addicted (Behind the News)

What is Fortnite and Why are You Suddenly Hearing About it Everywhere? (The Star Online)

Fortnite: A Parent’s Guide to the most popular video game in schools (The Guardian)


World Book Kids article “Wolf”

World Book Student article “Wolf”

Gray Wolves (National Geographic)

Wolf (Wild Safe BC) – preventing wolf conflict with humans


“Storm” article, World Book Encyclopedia

“Thunderstorm” article, World Book Encyclopedia

“Storm Chaser” article, World Book Encyclopedia

9 of the Worst Weather Disasters in B.C. History (604 Now)

IN PICTURES: Lightning storm surges through Okanagan (Global News)


“Solar System” article, World Book Encyclopedia

“Planet” article, World Book Encyclopedia

“Space Exploration” article, World Book Encyclopedia

Astronaut” article, World Book Encyclopedia

“Chris Hadfield” article, World Book Encyclopedia

Video Editing

How to Edit Videos (for Beginners) – DSLRGuide

How to Edit Videos: Top Tips for Beginners (Alex Cox)

Hockey Sticks

How It’s Made – Hockey Sticks (Discovery Channel)

Factory Made – Ice Hockey Sticks (Discovery Channel)

The Chernobyl Disaster

The Chernobyl Disaster: What Happened and the Long-Term Impacts (National Geographic)

Chernobyl Disaster (World Book Student Encyclopedia)

Engine Performance

Nitrous: How it Works (Science Garage, YouTube)

Engine (World Book article)

How does nitrous oxide help an engine perform better? (How Stuff Works)

Semi Trucks (Peterbilts)

Peterbilt web site (check the Innovation tab)

Truck (World Book article; also check Related link within the article)

Animation: How to Make a Polished Animation

How to Make Animated Videos in Minutes (by RawShorts, a commercial business; explains their application)

How I Animate on Flipaclip?? Steps and tips (Pinq)

How I animate on Flipaclip (SimoGalaxy)


Fairy tales have ancient origin (The Telegraph newspaper)

Folklore (World Book Encyclopedia; also check Related link in article)

Folk literature – Folktale (Encyclopaedia Britannica; check article and media links)

Coding for Computer Games

CodeCombat (use coding to play the game)

Gamestar Mechanic (learn to design video games)

Clans (Indigenous Peoples)

Clan (The Canadian Encyclopedia)

Indigenous Peoples in Canada includes list of Indigenous nations (The Canadian Encyclopedia)