ClickFest - Geology Rocks - 05 November 2014 Stream 1 - 13:00
Provider: Australian Museum
Date: 5 November 2014
Start Time: 13:00
End Time: 1.4
Closing Date: Bookings Close 31-Oct-14
Availability: DEC and Non-DEC
DEC Positions: 4
Non-DEC Positions: 2
KLA Syllabus: Primary
KLA Stage/s: Stage 1,Stage 2,Stage 3
KLA Year/s: Year 1,Year 2,Year 3,Year 4,Year 5,Year 6
Key Learning Area/s: English,Science and Technology
KLA Topic/s: Investigating Scientically,Reading,Talking and Listening,The Natural Envirnonment
KLA Keyword/s: Dynamic Earth, Volcanos, Rocks, Landforms
Event Overview: The Video conference will look at the dynamic earth forming processes. There will be explosive experiments demonstrated including the step by step exploration of the different phases of a volcanic eruption. You will also see Australian Museum specimens and there will be opportunities to ask questions, so have some ready. Students will learn about the layering of lava flows, see if rocks float and learn how to make a gas and find out about the rock cycle. Students will see a volcano erupt and have the opportunity to construct then explode one in their own classroom. The lesson will also show Australian Museum specimens and involve question and answer opportunities.
Additional Booking Instructions:
Further Information: For extra resources you can also book a Museum in a Box australianmuseum.net.au/Museum-in-a-Box or see the Australian Museum for background information.
This event is proudly supported by Virtual Excursions Australia a video conferencing portal.