February 2, 2016

Episode 3: Flight



At an airshow, we see how planes fly, featuring gravity, lift, speed and much more. Watch more episodes here!

TEACHERS TIPS 

Speed
Subject: Maths
Strand/ Strand Unit: Measures/Time
Class: 5th & 6th
• explore the relationship between time, distance and average speed
Weight

Weight
Subject: Maths
Strand Unit: Measures/Weight
Class: 5th & 6th
• rename measures of weight
• estimate and measure weight using appropriate metric units

Strand Unit: Energy & Forces/Forces
Class: 5th & 6th
• become aware that objects have weight because of the pull of gravity

Strand Unit: Measures/Time
Class: 3rd & 4th
• estimate, compare, measure and record the weight of a wide variety of objects using appropriate metric units (kg, g) and selecting suitable instruments of measurement

Pressure
Subject: Science
Strand Unit: Materials/Properties & Characteristics of Materials

Class: 5th & 6th
• recognise that a gas, such as air, occupies space, has mass and exerts pressure

Strand Unit: Energy & Forces/ Forces
Class: 5th & 6th
• identify and explore how objects and materials may be moved

Strand Unit: Materials/Properties & Characteristics of Materials
Class: 5th & 6th
• recognise that materials can be solid, liquid or gaseous

Bacteria
Subject: Science
Strand Unit: Living Things/Plant & Animal Life

Class: 5th & 6th
• become familiar with the characteristics of some major groups of living things

 

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