artefact talks

Stick it to the Competition through Innovation

Did you know that aluminum sticks were once popular? Make science and math fun by exploring innovations in ice hockey sticks throughout time using the scientific method and shooting percentages! Discover entry points into discussions about racism awareness, newcomer experiences and develop a sense of belonging!

What's Included?




Science, Mathematics, Social Studies, Physical Education, English Language Arts
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Scientific inquiry; interpreting, evaluating and applying results; experimental and theoretical probabilities; develop skills of historical thinking; racism awareness; systemic racism; newcomer experiences; active role models; artefacts; texts

Featured Hall of Famer Stories

 Herb Carnegie

Order of Sport Recipient and Hall of Famer, inducted in 2001

 Stan Mikita

Order of Sport Recipient and Hall of Famer, inducted in  2005

An ice hockey stick signed by members of Team Canada who participated in the 1972 Summit Series being shown in a live Artefact Talks program.

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