Foundation Science

Course Overview


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Levels: 
4
5
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Course Structure:
Term 1 and 2 will cover the Planet Earth and Beyond strand and Term 3 and 4 will cover the Living World strand.

Term Unit
1.1 The pale blue dot
1.2 I feel the Earth move
2.1 Sustainable planet
2.2 Limitied resources
3.1 The wonderous wet
3.2 What are you?
4.1 Hunter gatherer
4.2 Food here and there

Assessment Information:
For each part of the course the type of assessment will be specified at the beginning of the half-term block. It can (and most likely will) be alternatively an in-class test, an individual homework to complete, a group project, a presentation, a poster, a practical experiment… In some cases it will be a combination of these. This will depend on the topic covered.

Authenticity:
Assessment work completed must be your own work, unless specified by the learning advisor of the course.

Questions, concerns or other matters:
Please direct to sarah.aarts@unlimited.school.nz



Courses offered per block.

TitleLA CodeBlockYear
Stars and the universeFLOM2.22017
Will humans be here in 1000 years?SARA2.12017
OpticsFLOM2.12017
The human bodyFLOM1.22017
Geology ROCKS!SARA1.22017
The skeptics club - conspiracy theories?FLOM1.12017
What are you?MATP3.22017
The wonderous wetMATP3.12017
Pale blue dotSARA1.12017