Thursday, 4 June 2015

Science Resources: Science Inquiry Skills and Hands-on Science

Contact: Kent Poulton, eLearning Programs, Curriculum Services

Date: Ongoing    
Location: Online

Intended Audience: Science Teachers Years 5-8

Free and engaging ready to go blended learning science courses. Developed by eLearning Programs and available using the DoE's Virtual Learning Environment.
'Find Out Now' is a self-paced science inquiry unit, ideal for students in years 5-8. It guides students through the steps for completing a science investigation.
'Hands-on Science' is suitable for upper-primary students and covers Biological Science, Chemical Science and Electricity. Students conduct a range of hands-on experiments and complete theory and safety learning tasks online.
These engaging units are able to be used with a whole class or individual student, and aligns with the Australian Curriculum: Science.