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.

Australian Curriculum

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

“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”

Immaculate Heart College