SCINEMA 2020: Student Workshop 3

Best for: Yr 7-9 students (but adaptable for others) Welcome to the third SCINEMA Student Workshop of 2020. This session is designed for you to complete with your classes. There is a video to watch that directs students through the … Continued

This Show Is NOT Rubbish – Ep5: Weeeeeeeee!

The Trash Can Man is on a mission to turn TRASH into (scientific) TREASURE! Hidden inside every pile of refuse and rejectamenta are a billion different possibilities... This episode is a little gross. BUT, it's also really interesting. AND, there's … Continued

Best of: Vaccination

Our best of series, published each week, collates our favourite and most popular resources for a particular topic. This week: Vaccinations for year 8 and 9 students studying Biological Sciences. Australian Curriculum Code: ACSSU150, ACSSU175 "Multi-cellular organisms contain systems of … Continued

As the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak reaches Australia, here’s what we know

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This is what we do and don’t know about the Wuhan coronavirus spreading around the world. A fact based approach to information about the current pandemic, suitable to support delivery of the Year 8, 9 and Senior Secondary National Curriculum … Continued

Could smart wearables prevent dangerous sunburn?

Topics: Biological Sciences - The Body Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function Years: 9 Could smart wearables prevent dangerous sunburn? Word Count: 453 While UV monitors help people reduce their UV exposure, many young … Continued

Heatwave deaths likely to rise steadily

Topics: Biological Sciences - The Body; Living Things Earth and Space Sciences - Renewable/non-renewable resources; The Changing Earth; Extreme Earth Events Additional: Careers, Technology; Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function Earth and Space Sciences - The … Continued