Call: (306) 252-1000

Science 1


Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous with Print resources

Course Description

Science is a required area of study in Saskatchewan’s Curriculum. The aim of the curriculum is to help all Saskatchewan students to develop scientific literacy. The course provides learners with many opportunities to explore, analyze, evaluate, synthesize, appreciate and understand the interrelationships among science, technology, society, and the environment that will affect their personal lives, their careers, and their future. Lesson plans include written instruction, instructional videos, handouts, and assessment tools. Learners will inquire, explore, and experiment to complete lessons and projects. Assessment will include ongoing home assessments and regular submissions to the DLC teacher. Submissions will include PDF documents, audio and video files, photos of projects.

Units of Study:

  • Needs and Characteristics of Living Things
  • Using Objects and Materials
  • Using Our Senses
  • Daily and Seasonal Changes

Supplied Resources

  • Science 1 Lesson Plans booklets
  • Science 1 Handouts booklets

Required Resources 

  • Household objects and materials as described in lessons

Supplied Resources:
Science 1: Science Student Workbooks


Instructor: Allison de Hoop

Allison de Hoop

Phone: (306) 252-1000

Fax: (306) 252-2150

Skype: Allison de Hoop

Sun West Distance Learning Centre

P.O. Box 370
408 - 5th Avenue
Kenaston, SK S0G 2N0


Phone: (306) 252-1000
Fax: (306) 252-2150