Modern figures in STEM: NASA’s Christyl Johnson

Topics:

Biological Sciences – The Body

Earth and Space Sciences – The Solar System; Big Bang Theory

Physical Sciences – Forces; Energy

Additional: Careers, Maths; Technology; Engineering

Concepts (South Australia):

Biological Sciences – Form and Function

Earth and Space Sciences – Earth in Space

Physical Sciences – Forces and Motion; Energy

Years: 7, 8, 9, 10

Word Count: 1260

Inspirational read about how our differences make us stronger in the world of STEM, showing students they can, where ever they are coming from. This could be looked at alongside the Year 9 Biological Sciences curriculum, specifically looking at how advances in technology have assisted with cancer detection, or the Physical Sciences curriculum across the Years and Earth and Space Sciences for years 7 and 10 to show the relevance of what students are learning and what this could go on to become for them.

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