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Picture of two batteries connecting at the positive terminals
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Publication Date: 18 January 2015

This online resource has teacher background notes, worksheets and step-by-step instructions on how to make a simple conductivity tester using a battery and light bulb.


Type of Resources: Lesson Plan
Australian Curriculum:
  • Year 6 > Science Understanding > Physical Sciences > Electrical energy can be transferred and transformed in electrical circuits and... > ACSSU097
  • Year 6 > Science as a Human Endeavour > Use and influence of science > Scientific knowledge is used to solve problems and inform personal and... > ACSHE220
An artist's impression of the Leaning Tower of Piza
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Publication Date: 18 January 2015

This online resource gives instructions on how to build miniature model cities to test various structures against simulated earthquakes.

Type of Resources: Lesson Plan
Australian Curriculum:
  • Year 6 > Science Understanding > Earth and Space Sciences > Sudden geological changes and extreme weather events can affect Earth’s surface > ACSSU096
Artist's impression of a tree
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Publication Date: 18 January 2015

In this online resource details are given for an activity in which students learn a simple technique for quantifying the amount of photosynthesis that occurs in a given period of time.

Type of Resources: Lesson Plan
Australian Curriculum:
  • Year 6 > Science Inquiry Skills > Planning and conducting > Decide which variable should be changed and measured in fair tests and... > ACSIS104
  • Year 6 > Science Understanding > Biological Sciences > The growth and survival of living things are affected by the physical... > ACSSU094
Artist's impression of chemical apparatus
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Publication Date: 18 January 2015

In this online resource, students are introduced to the differences between acids and bases and how to use indicators, such as pH paper and red cabbage juice, to distinguish between them.

Type of Resources: Lesson Plan
Australian Curriculum:
  • Year 9 > Science Understanding > Chemical Sciences > Chemical reactions, including combustion and the reactions of acids, are... > ACSSU179

Serpentine Rock Specimens: Do serpentine and serpentinite contain asbestos?  Do collections containing these samples need to be removed.  Based on information from our supplier we have removed ours

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Publication Date: 01 December 2014
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Risk assessments: The teachers at my school are wondering if they have to fill out risk assessments for household items like bicarb and vinegar or boiling water in a beaker over a Bunsen burner?

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Publication Date: 14 November 2014
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Artist's impression of an ant
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Publication Date: 03 September 2014

This online resource is an interactive key that can be used to assist in the identification of invertebrates.

Type of Resources: Interactive/Simulation
Australian Curriculum:
  • Year 4 > Science Understanding > Biological Sciences > Living things depend on each other and the environment to survive > ACSSU073
  • Year 5 > Science Understanding > Biological Sciences > Living things have structural features and adaptations that help them to... > ACSSU043
  • Year 6 > Science Understanding > Biological Sciences > The growth and survival of living things are affected by the physical... > ACSSU094
  • Year 7 > Science Understanding > Biological Sciences > Classification helps organise the diverse group of organisms > ACSSU111
Artist's impression of a tree
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Publication Date: 02 September 2014

This online resource is a companion to the Queensland Museum's, Backyard Explorers—Leader's Guide.


Type of Resources: Practical activity/investigation
Australian Curriculum:
  • Year 6 > Science Understanding > Biological Sciences > The growth and survival of living things are affected by the physical... > ACSSU094
  • Year 7 > Science Understanding > Biological Sciences > Classification helps organise the diverse group of organisms > ACSSU111
  • Year 7 > Science Understanding > Biological Sciences > Interactions between organisms, including the effects of human activities, can... > ACSSU112
  • Year 9 > Science Understanding > Biological Sciences > Ecosystems consist of communities of interdependent organisms and abiotic... > ACSSU176
An artist's impression of a tree
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Publication Date: 02 September 2014

This online resource is a guide for teachers to assist them with the teaching of biodiversity and the biohealth of local environments. 


Type of Resources: Teacher background info
Australian Curriculum:
  • Year 6 > Science Understanding > Biological Sciences > The growth and survival of living things are affected by the physical... > ACSSU094
  • Year 7 > Science Understanding > Biological Sciences > Classification helps organise the diverse group of organisms > ACSSU111
  • Year 7 > Science Understanding > Biological Sciences > Interactions between organisms, including the effects of human activities, can... > ACSSU112
  • Year 9 > Science Understanding > Biological Sciences > Ecosystems consist of communities of interdependent organisms and abiotic... > ACSSU176
Artist's impression of a tree
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Publication Date: 01 September 2014

This online resource provides support for the teaching of the flow of energy in ecosystems and the interdependence between environment and living things.

Type of Resources: Teacher background info
Australian Curriculum:
  • Year 5 > Science Understanding > Biological Sciences > Living things have structural features and adaptations that help them to... > ACSSU043

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