Term 3 – Exploring Science

INQUIRY QUESTION : How does our knowledge and understanding of science improve our world?

By the end of the unit we hope the students will understand:

  • Light from a source forms shadows and can be absorbed, reflected and refracted
  • Electrical circuits provide a means of transferring and transforming electricity
  • Energy from a variety of sources can be used to generate electricity
  • Scientific knowledge is used to inform personal and community decisions
  • Providing and analysing data and information informs scientific knowledge and progress

Explore these websites and apps to discover more!

http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/physics.html
http://www.channel4learning.com/apps26/learning/microsites/E/essentials/science/physical/index.jsp

Oresome World

Magic Energy

https://www.originenergy.com.au/energyforschools/littlebigidea/