Come Clean - Primary
The human body is capable of many things and we are constantly pushing it’s limits. This activity looks at the concepts of sporting performance and the way in which an athlete can improve. Students are introduced to the basic chemistry and biology of the human body and challenges them to investigate some mystery athletes! Students work in small groups with mentors and independently report their results to our scientific delegation. This program is also a great introduction to science inquiry skills and science as a human endeavour.
Key themes: Biological sciences, Chemical sciences, Questioning and predicting, Analysing and evaluating scientific method, Units of measurement, Scientific literacy.
Suitable for: Primary Years 5,6
Program Duration: 2hrs
Maximum class size: 28