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This science bundle includes everything that you need to teach Science for the whole year! It includes detailed lesson plans, PowerPoint slides and warm-ups, and engaging low-prep resources! This resource completely aligns to the Australian Year One Curriculum and addresses the concepts of Biological, Earth and Space, and Physical Science. Chemical Science is included as a bonus free unit, as it is no longer a curriculum requirement in V9. 

 

Biological Science | Updated 2024 |

Biological Science PowerPoint:

  • 180 + slides.
  • Vocabulary loading slides.
  • Lesson aligned slides with warm-ups, content and conclusions.
  • Hyperlinked contents.
  • Bonus templates.

12 x Detailed Lesson Plans

  • 65 pages of activities and lessons.
  • Learning intentions.
  • Detailed steps. 
  • Resource lists.
  • Activities with flexible options.
  • Assessment rubric.
  • Cover pages.

Lesson Outline

Lesson 1: What's Living? - Identifying the differences between living and non-living things.

Lesson 2: Living Things, Mapped Out - Exploring where living things are found.

Lesson 3: Checking Out Needs - Identifying between needs and wants.

Lesson 4: Looking After Pets - Exploring the needs of pets.

Lesson 5: Playground for A Snail - Creating a habitat for a snail.

Lesson 6: Worm Hotel - Creating a mini worm farm.

Lesson 7: Let's Bee Friendly - Exploring how to make a school bee friendly.

Lesson 8: Wilding Out - Meeting the needs of native animals.

Lesson 9: Science on the Farm - Exploring how meetings the needs of plants is important.

Lesson 10: Growing Thirsty - Celery experiment.

Lesson 11: Needy Plants - Planting seeds experiment.

Lesson 12: Design a Habitat - Assessment. Create a habitat for a provided animal. 

 

Bonus: This unit has recently been revised and updated to align with the Australian V9 curriculum. The old unit has also been included as a separate file via Dropbox and Google Drive. Please note that some lessons have been integrated and refreshed from other year levels, to align with curriculum updates.

 

Earth and Space Science | Updated 2024 | 

Earth and Space Science PowerPoint:

  • 200 + slides.
  • Vocabulary loading slides.
  • Lesson aligned slides with warm-ups, content and conclusions.
  • Hyperlinked contents.
  • Bonus templates.

12 x Detailed Lesson Plans

  • 50+ pages of activities and lessons.
  • Learning intentions.
  • Detailed steps. 
  • Resource lists.
  • Activities with flexible options.
  • Assessment rubric.
  • Cover pages.

Lesson Outline

Lesson 1: Day and Night - Identifying features of day/night in the sky and landscape.

Lesson 2: Clouding Around - Identifying clouds in the sky/

Lesson 3: Rain Cloud in a Jar - Creating rain clouds in a jar.

Lesson 4: Weather Reporters - Tracking weather changes over the week.

Lesson 5: Wind Watchers - Creating wind meters.

Lesson 6: Something About Seasons - Exploring seasons.

Lesson 7: Who, What Wear! - Exploring how clothing changes.

Lesson 8: Weathering the Ride - Creating a theme park ride suitable for different weather.

Lesson 9: Let's Migrate - Exploring migrating animals (sea turtles).

Lesson 10: Helpful Hibernation - Exploring animals that hibernate (Australian Pygmy Possum and option for different animals).

Lesson 11: Staring at Seasons - Exploring how plants change and adapt using art.

Lesson 12: Show What You Know - Assessment piece. 

 

Bonus: This unit has recently been revised and updated to align with the Australian V9 curriculum. The old unit has also been included as a separate file via Dropbox and Google Drive. Please note that some lessons have been integrated and refined from other year levels, to align with curriculum updates.

This resource also features the seasons as 'Summer, autumn, winter, spring', however, a 'fall' option has been included on relevant resources. 

 

Physical Science | Updated 2024|

Physical Science PowerPoint

  • 200 slides.
  • Vocabulary loading slides.
  • Lesson aligned slides with warm-ups, content and conclusions.
  • Hyperlinked contents.
  • Bonus templates.

12 x Detailed Lesson Plans

  • 50 pages of activities and lessons.
  • Learning intentions.
  • Detailed steps. 
  • Resource lists.
  • Activities with flexible options.
  • Assessment rubric.
  • Cover pages.

Lesson Outline

Lesson 1: Push, Pull Puppets - Exploring 'push' and 'pull'.

Lesson 2: Motion Detectives - Identifying how objects move when pushed/pulled.

Lesson 3: Push and Pull Playground - Identifying how playground equipment moves with push and pull.

Lesson 4: Ready, Set, Move! - Making a 'paddle and ball' to explore how forces interact with sport equipment.

Lesson 5: Friction race Way - Exploring how toy cars move down ramps.

Lesson 6: Spaced Out Science - Creating a rocket using straws.

Lesson 7: Down to Earth - Exploring gravity through paper helicopters.

Lesson 8: Zip to it - Exploring forces by creating zip lines for toys.

Lesson 9: Sink or Float? - Investigate push and pull when submerging objects.

Lesson 10: Splashy Science - Experimenting with changing the shape of play dough (or another material) to make it sink and float.

Lesson 11: Cooking Up Push and Pull - Cooking fairy bread and exploring push and pull (options for other recipes).

Lesson 12: Design a Playground - Assessment. Students design a playground using push and pull forces. 

 

Bonus: This unit has recently been revised and updated to align with the Australian V9 curriculum. The old unit has also been included as a separate file via Dropbox and Google Drive. Please note that some lessons have been integrated and refreshed from other year levels, to align with curriculum updates.

 

Bonus Unit

Please note this is the original unit and has not being updated (as it is not currently in the V9 curriculum).

Chemical Science

Chemical Science PowerPoint:

  • 50 + slides.
  • Vocabulary warm-up slides
  • Activity slides linked to each lesson plan. 

10 x Detailed Lesson Plans: 

  • Includes learning intentions.
  • Detailed steps. 
  • resource lists.

15 Activity sheets: 

Topics include:

  • Introductory Activity.
  • Properties of Spaghetti.
  • Spaghetti Towers.
  • Experimenting with Chocolate.
  • Fizzy Scientists.
  • Changes in Popcorn.
  • Freezing Materials.
  • Changes in Materials.
  • Gummy Bear Science.
  • Assessment.
  • Note: Optional versions of some resource sheets are included.

 

 

Year One Science Bundle | Australian Curriculum Aligned V8 & V9 |

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