Limited time only 50% off! Enter the coupon code backtoschool50 at the checkout. View plans

Decide variables to be changed and measured in fair tests, and observe measure and record data with accuracy using digital technologies as appropriate

Elaborations

  • discussing in groups how investigations can be made as fair as possible (Skills: Literacy, Critical and Creative Thinking, Personal and Social Capability, Ethical Understanding)
  • using tools to accurately measure objects and events in investigation and exploring which tools provide the most accurate measurements (Skills: Literacy, Numeracy, Critical and Creative Thinking)
  • using familiar units such as grams, seconds and meters and developing the use of standard multipliers such as kilometres and millimetres (Skills: Numeracy)
  • recording data in tables and diagrams or electronically as digital images and spreadsheets (Skills: Literacy, Numeracy, Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Capability, Critical and Creative Thinking)

(View this topic on www.australiancurriculum.edu.au )