Year 1 - Science

For teachers of Year 1 Australian Curriculum: Science. The Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority (QCAA) has put together this Pinterest board to assist teachers to plan, teach, assess, and report using free quality digital curriculum resources.
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Science learning area overview. A one page resource supporting implementation of the Australian Curriculum Science (P-10) with summaries of the learning area rationale and aims, key ideas, intent of interrelated strands and content descriptions...

Science learning area overview. A one page resource supporting implementation of the Australian Curriculum Science (P-10) with summaries of the learning area rationale and aims, key ideas, intent of interrelated strands and content descriptions...

The Australian Curriculum: Science is endorsed. The Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority has developed advice, guidelines and resources incorporating the Australian Curriculum.

The Australian Curriculum: Science is endorsed. The Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority has developed advice, guidelines and resources incorporating the Australian Curriculum.

Light and shadows - Look at how a tree makes a shadow during a sunny day. Notice that objects always casts shadows that face away from the Sun. Examine how the shape and position of a shadow is related to the time of day and position of the Sun. Explore the shadows cast by different objects such as a bike, an umbrella and a child. Position the Sun to cast shadows at different angles and sizes. Complete pictures by positioning an object, a shadow or the Sun. This learning object is a…

Light and shadows - Look at how a tree makes a shadow during a sunny day. Notice that objects always casts shadows that face away from the Sun. Examine how the shape and position of a shadow is related to the time of day and position of the Sun. Explore the shadows cast by different objects such as a bike, an umbrella and a child. Position the Sun to cast shadows at different angles and sizes. Complete pictures by positioning an object, a shadow or the Sun. This learning object is a…

How to teach science. This self-paced coaching module provides Queensland teachers and pre-service teachers with research-validated information and advice to build teacher knowledge, skills and understanding of how to teach science from Prep to Year 10 and in all learning areas. It includes six episodes titled: Teaching science; An inquiry approach; Investigating scientifically; Experimental investigations; Representations; and Personalising learning.

How to teach science. This self-paced coaching module provides Queensland teachers and pre-service teachers with research-validated information and advice to build teacher knowledge, skills and understanding of how to teach science from Prep to Year 10 and in all learning areas. It includes six episodes titled: Teaching science; An inquiry approach; Investigating scientifically; Experimental investigations; Representations; and Personalising learning.

Pushing and pulling - Science (1,2,3).  Move a series of different animals from a boat to their new home in a zoo. Put them on a cart, then use monkeys to push or pull them up a hill.  The animals have different weights, so you'll need to consider how much monkey-force you'll need. If you use too little force the animal won't move. If you use too much ? disaster!  There are three levels of difficultly to choose from.

Pushing and pulling - Science (1,2,3). Move a series of different animals from a boat to their new home in a zoo. Put them on a cart, then use monkeys to push or pull them up a hill. The animals have different weights, so you'll need to consider how much monkey-force you'll need. If you use too little force the animal won't move. If you use too much ? disaster! There are three levels of difficultly to choose from.

Water types - Science (1,2). Test water samples for salinity levels and sediment content. The samples have been collected from five different places: dam, stream, river, river mouth and ocean. Compare the water properties, then match the samples with their original locations.

Water types - Science (1,2). Test water samples for salinity levels and sediment content. The samples have been collected from five different places: dam, stream, river, river mouth and ocean. Compare the water properties, then match the samples with their original locations.

New developments - Science (1,2). Development is hard work. Everytime we make changes to the environment it affects the plants and animals that live in it.

New developments - Science (1,2). Development is hard work. Everytime we make changes to the environment it affects the plants and animals that live in it.

Garden detective: explore an Australian garden - Science (1,2). Use a magnifying glass to search for small creatures in an Australian garden.  Find animals such as a scorpion, a lacewing and a cicada. Have a close look at their body parts.  Take all the animals back to their homes when you've finished.

Garden detective: explore an Australian garden - Science (1,2). Use a magnifying glass to search for small creatures in an Australian garden. Find animals such as a scorpion, a lacewing and a cicada. Have a close look at their body parts. Take all the animals back to their homes when you've finished.

Where do frogs lay their eggs? - Science (1,2). What do you know about Australia's native frogs? Where do you think they live and breed? In swimming pools? In creeks? In drains? Explore a few watery places.  Follow a native frog's life cycle. Also learn what makes native frogs different from introduced toads.  Pick habitats that will be safe places for native frogs to lay eggs in.

Where do frogs lay their eggs? - Science (1,2). What do you know about Australia's native frogs? Where do you think they live and breed? In swimming pools? In creeks? In drains? Explore a few watery places. Follow a native frog's life cycle. Also learn what makes native frogs different from introduced toads. Pick habitats that will be safe places for native frogs to lay eggs in.

Water types - Science (1,2). Test water samples for salinity levels and sediment content. The samples have been collected from five different places: dam, stream, river, river mouth and ocean. Compare the water properties, then match the samples with their original locations.

Water types - Science (1,2). Test water samples for salinity levels and sediment content. The samples have been collected from five different places: dam, stream, river, river mouth and ocean. Compare the water properties, then match the samples with their original locations.

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