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This bundle includes everything you need to teach Year Two Science for the whole year! It includes detailed lesson plans, PowerPoint slides and warm-ups, and engaging low-prep resources. It covers the Physical Science, Chemical Science, Earth & Space Science and Biological Science descriptors of the v8 and V9 Australian Curriculum.

 

|| Physical Science V9: Updated 2024||

Students explore different actions to make sounds and how to make a variety of sounds, and recognise that sound energy causes objects to vibrate.

What's included?

Physical 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

  • 49 pages of activities and lessons.

  • Learning intentions.

  • Detailed steps.

  • Resource lists.

  • Activities with flexible options.

  • Assessment rubric.

  • Cover pages.

Lesson Outline

Lesson 1: Detective Sound - Identifying and categorising sounds in the environment.

Lesson 2: The Science of Sound - Exploring science vocabulary/vibrations.

Lesson 3: Rice at the Disco - Rice experiment exploring vibrations and volume.

Lesson 4: Balloon Vibrations - Balloon experiment exploring vibrations.

Lesson 5: Sound Safari - Exploring objects and sound production by striking, shaking, strumming and blowing.

Lesson 6: Feeling Pitchy - Exploring pitch through water/jar experiment.

Lesson 7: School of Rock - Creating a Kazoo instrument.

Lesson 8: A World of Sound - Exploring instruments throughout the world and creating a pan pipe.

Lesson 9: Muffle the Bell - Exploring how to muffle sound.

Lesson 10: Batty About Sound - Echoes and echolocation experiment.

Lesson 11: Diving into Sound - Exploring how dolphins use echolocation.

Lesson 12: Sound Scientist - Assessment - Creating an instrument.

 

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 '24 |

Through this unit, students recognise Earth is a planet in the solar system and identify patterns in the changing position of the sun, moon, planets and stars in the sky.

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

  • 70+ pages of activities and lessons.

  • Learning intentions.

  • Detailed steps.

  • Resource lists.

  • Activities with flexible options.

  • Assessment rubric.

  • Cover pages.

Lesson Outline

Lesson 1: Zooming In - Identifying and describing celestial objects.

Lesson 2: Down to Earth - Exploring planet Earth.

Lesson 3: Planet Passport - Exploring and researching planets.

Lesson 4: Excursion to the Moon - Creating a Moon diorama / Moon calendar to take home.

Lesson 5: Sunny, with a Chance of Orbit - Creating a moving diagram of the Sun, Earth and Moon.

Lesson 6: Going Through a Phase - Exploring Moon phases.

Lesson 7: Dialling into Science - Creating a sundial.

Lesson 8: Shadow Safari - Investigating shadows using plastic figurines.

Lesson 9: Science in the Stars - Designing a constellation projector.

Lesson 10: Creating constellations - Creating constellations and relating to cultural knowledge.

Lesson 11: Patterns in the sky - Describing long and short term patters.

Lesson 12: Assessment - Postcards to an alien. Writing postcards responding to question prompts.

 

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.

 

|| Chemical Science || Updated '24 |

Chemical 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

  • 40+ pages of activities and lessons.

  • Learning intentions.

  • Detailed steps.

  • Resource lists.

  • Activities with flexible options.

  • Assessment rubric.

  • Cover pages.

Lesson Outline

Lesson 1: Spin and Spy - Identifying materials in the classroom.

Lesson 2: Flying Through Science - Creating paper airplanes.

Lesson 3: A-Maze-Ing Manipulation - Manipulating play dough to create a ball run.

Lesson 4: Tug of Material - Testing strength of materials.

Lesson 5: Sailing on Straws - Creating a boat out of straws.

Lesson 6: Spaghetti Scaffolding - Experimenting with the strength of spaghetti.

Lesson 7: Property Detectives - Exploring materials and physical changes.

Lesson 8: The Art of Science - Creating artwork using paper manipulation.

Lesson 9: Weaving Through Science - Exploring weaving throughout cultures/weaving paper bag.

Lesson 10: Seedy Paper - Reusing paper to create seed balls.

Lesson 11: Scribbled Science - Melting old crayons to create new ones.

Lesson 12: Material Mayhem - Assessment - Sharing knowledge.

 

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.

 

Biological Science (V8 version - not updated to V9).

Biological Science PowerPoint:

  • 85 + slides.

  • Vocabulary warm-up slides

  • Activity slides linked to each lesson plan.

10 x Detailed Lesson Plans:

  • Includes learning intentions.

  • Detailed steps.

  • Resource lists.

38+ Pages of Activity sheet and resources:

Topics include:

  • See, Think, Wonder.

  • Me Through the Ages.

  • My Fantastic Face.

  • Same but Different.

  • Guess Who?

  • Hoppin' through life.

  • Butterfly Timelines.

  • Growth Trackers.

  • Growing up!

  • Assessment: Show what you know.

Optional versions of most resources have been included, to cater to the needs of your students.

 

Year Two Science Unit Bundle | Australian Curriculum V8 & V9 |

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