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20151013 - Earth Science Week: Earthquakes, Volcanos, Meteors & more! - 13 October 2015 - 9:30 - Stream 2

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Earth Science Week: Earthquakes, Volcanos, Meteors & more!


Classifications: Enabled, Events Not to be missed, Upcoming Excursions

Provider: Fizzics Education


Presenter: Ben Newsome

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Date: 13 October 2015

Start Time: 9:30

End Time: 10:30am


Closing Date: Bookings Close 12-Oct-15

Availability: DEC and Non-DEC

DEC Positions: 3

Non-DEC Positions: 2

Price: $110 inc. GST per class of 30 students

KLA Syllabus: Primary

KLA Stage/s: Stage 2,Stage 3

KLA Year/s: Year 3,Year 4,Year 5,Year 6

Key Learning Area/s: Science and Technology

KLA Topic/s: The Natural Envirnonment

KLA Keyword/s: science, earth, geology, disasters, cylcones, earthquakes, volcano


Event Overview: A hands-on science workshop where students investigate all manner of natural disasters.
Your students will learn about earthquakes, volcanoes, tsunamis, meteorites, cyclones, pandemics and more in this engaging video conferencing workshop. Great for Earth Science Week!

Australian ACARA Content Outcomes

Sudden geological changes or extreme weather conditions can affect Earth's surface. (ACSSU096)
Earth’s surface changes over time as a result of natural processes and human activity (ACSSU075)
The growth and survival of living things are affected by the physical conditions of their environment (ACSSU094)
Observable changes occur in the sky and landscape (ACSSU019).

NSW Science Syllabus Content

A student:

- describes some observable changes over time on the Earth’s surface that result from natural processes and human activity (ST2-8ES)
- explains rapid change at the Earth’s surface caused by natural events, using evidence provided by advances in technology and scientific understanding (ST3-9ES)

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Additional Booking Instructions: On booking we will send out a materials list that details the experiments that you will run in your classroom.
Cannot attend this date and time?We can also organize a different session for you! Please let us know of your best dates and times and we will create a session that fits.

Further Information: Over 100 free science science experiment are available on the Fizzics Education website.http://www.fizzicseducation.com.au/experiments/free_experiments.html

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