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Light & Colour – By Request!

By Request

Students learn about properties of light in this fun interactive workshop

  • Investigate rainbows using the visible light spectrum, plus learn about colour addition and subtraction
  • Explore luminescent minerals and other objects using ultraviolet light
  • Make coloured shadows and create hovering images
  • Learn about translucent, transparent and opaque materials
  • Investigate optical fibre and it’s use in hi-speed broadband technology
  • Mix creative colour changing chemical concoctions, see illusions and more!

Price

  • $200 inc GST per session with 30 students.
  • $300 inc GST per session with 60 students.
  • $400 inc GST per session with 90 students.

Primary School Outcomes

Australian Curriculum Outcomes

  • Light and sound are produced by a range of sources and can be sensed (ACSSU020)
  • Light from a source forms shadows and can be absorbed, reflected and refracted (ACSSU080)

NSW Science Syllabus Outcomes

A student:

  • describes some sources of light and sound that they sense in their daily lives (ST1-6PW)
  • uses scientific knowledge about the transfer of light to solve problems that directly affect people’s lives (ST3-7PW)

Fits within Primary Connections: Light fantastic

High School Outcomes

NSW Science Syllabus Content
A student:

  • discusses how scientific understanding and technological developments have contributed to finding solutions to problems involving energy transfers and transformations SC4-11PW.
  • explains how scientific understanding about energy conservation, transfers and transformations is applied in systems SC5-11PW
  • appreciates the importance of science in their lives and the role of scientific inquiry in increasing understanding of the world around them SC4-1VA & SC5-1VA

Australian ACARA Content Outcomes:
Science

  • Energy transfer through different mediums can be explained using wave and particle models (ACSSU182)
  • Energy conservation in a system can be explained by describing energy transfers and transformations (ACSSU190)

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Excursion Details

Excursion Type

Live Event - By Request

Presenter

Ben Newsome

Duration

60 minutes

Price

$200 inc GST per session with up to 30 students. - $300 inc GST per session with up to 60 students. - $400 inc GST per session with up to 90 students.

Instructions

Requirements for this excursion

On booking, we will send out a materials list that details the experiments that you will run in your classroom. These inexpensive science materials are readily accessible in any supermarket and make the video conference more interactive and engaging for students. Please check these details carefully.
A tax invoice will be forwarded to you for your school administration.
Please let us know dates and times that fit you and we will create a session that fits your schedule.

Testing and Support

Testing
Please use the Zoom testing room here: https://zoom.us/test
We can also run this via Webex if requested
Child safety is paramount at all times.
This is not something to be left to chance and is a serious part of the design of our online programs.

Please see our Online Child Protection Policy
Please see our Prevention of abuse client protection policy

For more information about this excursion content

Name: Ben Newsome

Phone: 02 9674 2191

Email: [email protected]

For curriculum links and more information:
Primary School Workshop
High School Workshop

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Onsite School Visits
Video conferences can be supported by on-site incursions, no matter where you are in NSW.
If you’re in a small school we can work with you to link to other schools to make the visit possible.

Find out more about these workshops here.
How to arrange a regional school science visit

Payment Instructions

An invoice will be emailed to you upon your registration

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations less than 7 days prior to the event will incur 100% of the booking charge.

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