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Paper Plate Masks - Experiment

Paper Plate Masks - Experiment
Science Chemical Sciences
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Students will create a paper plate mask as part of their assessment for the current unit of study. They will be required to bend, stretch, cut and twist materials and answer some questions on their choices of material.

This forms part of the assessment for the Year 2 Chemical Sciences Unit - Physically Changing Materials.

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Curriculum Codes

AC9S2U03 9

Recognise that materials can be changed physically without changing their material composition and explore the effect of different actions on materials including bending, twisting, stretching and breaking into smaller pieces

ACSSU018 8.4

Everyday materials can be physically changed in a variety of ways


Everyday materials can be physically changed or combined with other materials in a variety of ways for particular purposes

ST1-1WS-S old

Observes, questions and collects data to communicate and compare ideas

ST1-2DP-T old

Uses materials, tools and equipment to develop solutions for a need or opportunity

ST1-6MW-S old

Identifies that materials can be changed or combined

ST1-7MW-T old

Describes how the properties of materials determine their use

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