February 2, 2016

Episode 6: Music



Backstage at a rock concert, featuring the science of sound, how vocal cords work and how electricity is used to power speakers. Watch more episodes here!

TEACHERS TIPS 

Subject: Science

Strand/ Strand Unit: Energy & Forces/ Sound

Class: 3rd & 4th

  • learn that sound is a form of energy
  • recognise and identify a variety of sounds in the environment
  • understand and explore how different sounds may be made by making a variety of materials vibrate
  • explore the fact that sound travels through materials

Subject: Science

Strand/ Strand Unit: Energy & Forces/ Sound

Class: 5th & 6th

  • learn that sound is a form of energy
  • explore how sound travels through materials
  • understand and explore how different sounds may be made by making a variety of materials vibrate

Power, Electricity generation & Transfer of Energy

Subject: Science

Strand/ Strand Unit: Energy & Forces/Magnetism & Electricity

Class: 3rd & 4th

  • learn about electrical energy
  • investigate current electricity by constructing simple circuits

Subject: Science

Strand/ Strand Unit: Energy & Forces/Magnetism & Electricity

Class: 5th & 6th

  • learn about electrical energy
  • investigate current electricity by constructing simple circuits

Pressure

Subject: Science

Strand/ Strand Unit: Materials/Properties & Characteristics of Materials

Class: 5th & 6th

  • recognise that a gas, such as air, occupies space, has mass and exerts pressure

Subject: Science

Strand/ Strand Unit: Energy & Forces/ Forces

Class: 5th & 6th

  • identify and explore how objects and materials may be moved
 

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