A 60 minute lesson in which students will investigate how building techniques can reduce the impact of earthquakes.
Australian Curriculum alignment
Science > Year 6 > Science as a Human Endeavour > Use and influence of science > ACSHE100
Scientific understandings, discoveries and inventions are used to solve problems that directly affect peoples’ lives
Science > Year 6 > Science as a Human Endeavour > Nature and development of science > ACSHE098
Science involves testing predictions by gathering data and using evidence to develop explanations of events and phenomena
Science > Year 6 > Science Inquiry Skills > Planning and conducting > ACSIS104
Decide which variable should be changed and measured in fair tests and accurately observe, measure and record data, using digital technologies as appropriate