Category Archives: Science

Family Science

A number of years ago colleagues at a couple of schools that I taught in were interested enough in science to want to promote it to our parent bodies. An upshot of this was a series of after school events … Continue reading

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Drive Your Science Class Further

Last week I was privileged to present at yet another STAVCON Science Teachers’ Conference. One of the sessions was a rework of a previous presentation looking at the use of Google Drive in science classrooms. Here’s the Google Slides deck … Continue reading

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Sphero Goes To Teachmeet Melbourne

On the weekend I was privileged to be able to present at another Teachmeet Melbourne event, this time at Scienceworks. Looking for a fun science type presentation I thought why not spruik the educational opportunities offered via the Smartphone/tablet controlled … Continue reading

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Sesame Street Science: Sink or Float? An Interactive YouTube Experience

Every now and then you come across something that exemplifies the opportunities to exploit the creative options that abound these days. This deceptively simple but complex movie sequence is a fabulous entree to the notion of scientific investigation from the … Continue reading

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ABC Science and iPods: My Diigo Links 12/03/2009

ABC Teachers’ Resource Pilot [Beta] The ABC and the NSW Department of Education and Training’s Centre for Learning Innovation are collaborating to produce this ABC Teachers’ Resource Pilot which pools ABC science content from TV, radio and online together into … Continue reading

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