Levels 1 and 2
NZC Achievement Objectives
PW1/2-1: (Physical Inquiry and Physics Concepts) Explore everyday examples of physical phenomena, such as movement, forces, electricity and magnetism, light, sound, waves, and heat.
Te Mātauranga o Aotearoa
Force and Motion: Explore and experience motion, floating, pushes and pulls.
Waves and Particles: Explore and experience light, shadows and colours, making sounds, and heat.
Te Tōpana me te Nekenga: Ka torotoro me te whai wāhi atu ki te nekenga, te mānu, te pana, me te tō.
Te Ngaru me te Ngotangota: Ka torotoro me te whai wāhi atu ki te aho, te ātārangi, te kano, te hanga oro, me te pōkākā.
Learning Intentions are from the Ministry of Education
Integration ideas are from the Ministry of Education
Share and clarify ideas about easily observable examples of forces and energy.
Investigate and describe ideas about everyday examples of forces and energy,
Explore trends and relationships between easily observable forms of force and energy,
Social Sciences: Different resources that people use eg. Home vegetable gardens, the use of materials in the local environment to build shelters
Mathematics and Statistics (Statistics): Collect objects from the natural environment, sort them into categories, count each category, and display and discuss the results.