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Use and influence of science

Based on the Australian Curriculum, Use and influence of science in Science Year 5 includes:

  • ACSHE083 Scientific knowledge is used to solve problems and inform personal and community decisions

6 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
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    Earth Day Acrostic Poem - Template

    An acrostic poem template to use in the classroom to celebrate Earth Day.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 1 - 6
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    Science Experiment - Cover to Conserve

    A science experiment that investigates if evaporation can be reduced by covering a body of water.

    Teach Starter Publishing 5 pages Grades: 5 - 6
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    Facts of the Matter

    This Chemical Sciences unit explores the concept that solids, liquids and gases have different observable properties and behave in different ways.

    Teach Starter Publishing 65 pages Grade: 5
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    Knowing Matters!

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore how knowledge of states of matter and their changes can help inform practices and decision making.

    Teach Starter Publishing 59 pages Grade: 5 60 mins
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    Our Place in Space - Unit Plan

    This Earth and Space Sciences unit explores the concept that Earth is part of a system of planets orbiting around a star (the sun).

    Teach Starter Publishing 40 pages Grade: 5
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    Teach Starter Publishing 18 pages Grade: 5 60 mins