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Planet Comparisons

http://callumprentice.github.io/apps/planet_compare/# This is a great site that shows the size comparison between the planets. Create a page of screen captures showing the differences between the planets. You can choose what you want to compare.  You will be printing off 1… Continue Reading →

MARS Investigation

Congratulations! You have been selected as astronauts and scientists to visit the Mars Australian Research Station (M.A.R.S.) on Mars! You’ll perform science experiments in the Laboratory and work on the computers in Mission Control. Before you go you’ll need to… Continue Reading →

Inquiry – Day and Night

WHAT’S OUT THERE? NIGHT AND DAY In your scrap book draw a diagram showing the relationship between Earth, Moon and the Sun. Now using the template below- copy it onto your iPad and complete the understandings. Day-and-Night-What-do-you-think-1vb8vce-1miqts9   Have you… Continue Reading →

TERM 2 – Group Inquiry Task

Group Inquiry Task: Now that we have visited the Grampians, it’s time we dig a little deeper into the history of the area to gain a better understanding of how the area could be affected by natural disasters. This week,… Continue Reading →

Earthquake Emergency

Earthquake Emergency Go to the website http://www.abc.net.au/news/emergency/plan-for-an-emergency/earthquake/ and research what to do in an emergency. Then to use http://www.ios7text.com or www.fakephonetext.com to compile 2-3 text message alerts of information of what to do during that emergency.  Remember to keep the messages brief… Continue Reading →

INQUIRY – Natural Disasters Relief

Watch: Emergency response systems: What warning system could you have for your disaster? What preventative measures could you take? What services will help when your disaster occurs? Who will fund this? Survival kits: What will you have in your survival… Continue Reading →

INQUIRY – Wk5T2 – Research Project

Choose a natural disaster you are interested in Begin researching your natural disaster What causes the disaster? Facts, History, Timeline of Events Where does it occur? Include diagrams, maps, picture How are people impacted by this disaster? Research the impact… Continue Reading →

INQUIRY – Australian Natural Disasters

Here are some useful websites to help you research: http://www.australia.gov.au/about-australia/australian-story/natural-disasters http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2009/09/01/australias-worst-natural-disasters http://www.ga.gov.au/scientific-topics/hazards http://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/abs@.nsf/94713ad445ff1425ca25682000192af2/fecb2ab6de16171eca2570de0005871b!OpenDocument http://www.abc.net.au/news/emergency/find-an-emergency/    

Natural Disasters Games

Here are some games for you to play: http://www.stopdisastersgame.org/en/home.html http://www.disasterhero.com/ https://www.ready.gov/kids/games/data/dm-english/ http://www.dropcoverholdon.org/beatthequake/game/shakeoutgame.swf http://www.christianaid.org.uk/resources/games/disastergame/index.html http://www.vicses.com.au/stormsafe-game/ http://www.vicses.com.au/floodsafe-game/ http://www.physicsgames.net/game/Disaster_Will_Strike.html    

INQUIRY – WK3T2 – FLOODS

Watch: We are going to read “FLOOD” by Jackie French and Bruce Whatley. SYNOPSIS The cattle dog looks out and sniffs the air. At first the rain is a welcome arrival after the dry spell, and the land looks green… Continue Reading →

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