Strand: Physical Sciences
Light and Sound program content
Light and sound bring us vital information about our world. We need light to see and sound to hear and communicate. Discover light’s amazing energy, how it is made, how it bounces and makes colour. Investigate the mysteries of sound, how does it travel? What is a vibration? Have a go at making music and be in a rock band.
Year 1 – Light and sound are produced by a range of sources and can be sensed.
Primary Science Understandings
- Yr1 – Seeing & hearing
What the teachers said about the Light and Sound show
“It was great! I loved all the things you brought with you. I loved your giant mirror! Your shows promote our STEM focus”
“The kids were very engaged & recalled many of the facts which you covered”
“Mick was both entertaining and engaged the students. Furthermore, the presentations were aligned to the curriculum. The experiments during the show provided me with ideas on how to engage the students”
“Fantastic! Very relevant. It was a great incursion. The kids loved it and were amazed throughout the whole thing”
“The shows were relevant and linked to what we are actually doing in class”
“Wonderful presentation by Mr Doyle. It was relevant and age appropriate for each group. All the children were fully engaged with the presentation”