Activities to support learning

Wildlife-CSI-08-1Wildlife Sanctuary Partnerships have led to the development of some great resources for scaffolding of sanctuary experiences. Recently, Education Factulty students (pre-service teachers) have critiqued some of the sanctuary activities and developed linkages to AusVELS as well as pre and post experience ideas

2014 Pre-Service Teacher content

In 2014 the EDU2SES students carried out a number of activities in the sanctuary and developed pre visit and post visit activities for students.

2013 EDU2SES Student content

The content below has been edited by Andrea Lagana and is based on the work conducted by students enrolled in EDU 2SES in 2013.The project was guided by Dr Jacolyn Weller.

Dip Netting Activity

AusVELS Links

 
StrandSub-Strand
Science UnderstandingBiological Sciences; Earth and Space Sciences
Science as Human EndeavourNature and Development of Science; Use and influence of science
Science Enquiry SkillsQuestioning and predicting; Planning and conducting; Processing and alslysing data and information; Evaluating; Communicating

Pre-Experience Activities

Great Pre-Visit suggestions can be viewed here.

Post- Experience Activities

Click here for some activity ideas for when you get back to school.

Crime Scene Investigation Activity (CSI)

AusVELS Links

StrandSub-Strand
Science UnderstandingBiological Sciences
Science as Human EndeavourNature and Development of Science; Use and influence of science
Science Enquiry SkillsQuestioning and predicting; Planning and conducting; Processing and alslysing data and information; Evaluating; Communicating

Pre-Experience Activities

Great Pre-Visit suggestions can be viewed here.

Post- Experience Activities

Click here for some activity ideas for when you get back to school.

Frog Calling Activity

AusVELS Links

StrandSub-Strand
Science UnderstandingBiological Sciences; Earth and Space Sciences
Science as Human EndeavourNature and Development of Science; Use and influence of science
Science Enquiry SkillsQuestioning and predicting; Planning and conducting; Processing and alslysing data and information; Evaluating; Communicating

Pre-Experience Activities

Great Pre-Visit suggestions can be viewed here.

Post- Experience Activities

Click here for some activity ideas for when you get back to school.

Creating an Ecosystem Activity

AusVELS Links

 
StrandSub-Strand
Science UnderstandingBiological Sciences; Earth and Space Sciences
Science as Human EndeavourNature and Development of Science; Use and influence of science
Science Enquiry SkillsQuestioning and predicting; Planning and conducting; Processing and alslysing data and information; Evaluating; Communicating

Pre-Experience Activities

Great Pre-Visit suggestions can be viewed here.

Post-Experience Activities

Click here for some activity ideas for when you get back to school.

Nesting Box Activity

AusVELS Links

StrandSub-Strand
Science UnderstandingBiological Sciences;
Science as Human EndeavourNature and Development of Science; Use and influence of science
Science Enquiry SkillsQuestioning and predicting; Planning and conducting; Processing and alslysing data and information; Evaluating; Communicating
Measurement and Geometry Shape; Location and Transformation

Pre-Experience Activities

Great Pre-Visit suggestions can be viewed here.

Post-Experience Activities

 

Click here for some activity ideas for when you get back to school.

Rock n Roll Activity

AusVELS Links

 
StrandSub-Strand
Science UnderstandingBiological Sciences
Science as Human EndeavourNature and Development of Science; Use and influence of science
Science Enquiry SkillsQuestioning and predicting; Planning and conducting; Processing and alslysing data and information; Evaluating; Communicating

Pre-Experience Activities

Great Pre-Visit suggestions can be viewed here.

Post-Experience Activities

 

Click here for some activity ideas for when you get back to school.

Woodlands Walk Activity

AusVELS Links

 
StrandSub-Strand
Science UnderstandingBiological Sciences; Earth and Space Sciences
Science as Human EndeavourNature and Development of Science; Use and influence of science
Science Enquiry SkillsQuestioning and predicting; Planning and conducting; Processing and alslysing data and information; Evaluating; Communicating

Pre-Experience Activities

Great Pre-Visit suggestions can be viewed here.

Post-Experience Activities

 

Click here for some activity ideas for when you get back to school.