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
Scientific understandings, discoveries and inventions are used to solve problems that directly affect peoples’ lives (ACSHE100)
Science > Year 6 > Science as a Human Endeavour > Nature and development of science
Science involves testing predictions by gathering data and using evidence to develop explanations of events and phenomena (ACSHE098)
Science > Year 6 > Science Inquiry Skills > Planning and conducting
Decide which variable should be changed and measured in fair tests and accurately observe, measure and record data, using digital technologies as appropriate (ACSIS104)