- Approx Cost:
- Field trips and/or class visits $30.00. Education perfect $20.00.
- Technology Requirements:
- A laptop is essential for this course
- Course Outline:
This course follows the National Science Curriculum at Level 5 and continues the study begun in Year 9.
The topics covered include:
- Chemical Reactions
- Eat a Burger, Save the World
- Mission to Mars
- Electricity and magnetism.
We also have a strong focus on teachng the Science Capabilities: Using evidence, engage with science, critique evidence, gather and interpret data and interpreting representations. At the end of Year 10 students will have completed study at Level 5 of the New Zealand curriculum and will be ready to study at Level 6 of the New Zealand curriculum during Year 11.
Students will be assessed in all the contextual areas with a variety of assessment styles.
These assessments can be used for recommending students into senior science courses.
- Where Does It Lead:
NCEA Level 1 Sciences, Agricultural/Horticultural Science and Electronics.
- For further information see:
- Mr Tolhoek