Activities for radiation risks and uses
This online resource looks at the uses of radiation and the risks involved.
The resource has details on a series of 18 student activities covering: students' prior knowledge, the risks radiation poses, radiation and mobile phones, half-lives, Chernobyl, and radioactive decay.
This web page is provided by the Nuffield Foundation and includes worksheets and teacher notes.
- Year 9 > Science Inquiry Skills > Processing and analysing data and information > Analyse patterns and trends in data, including describing relationships between... > ACSIS169
- Year 9 > Science Inquiry Skills > Processing and analysing data and information > Use knowledge of scientific concepts to draw conclusions that are consistent... > ACSIS170
- Year 9 > Science Understanding > Chemical Sciences > All matter is made of atoms which are composed of protons, neutrons and... > ACSSU177
- Year 9 > Science as a Human Endeavour > Use and influence of science > People use scientific knowledge to evaluate whether they accept claims,... > ACSHE160