Science by Doing is a comprehensive online science program for Years 7 to 10 available free to all Australian students and teachers and supported by award winning professional learning modules and a research based professional learning approach.
For Australian teachers and students to access these exciting innovative resources simply register at sciencebydoing.edu.au.
For teachers registered with Scootle, the Science by Doing resources can also be accessed through the Scootle website.
Science by Doing improves science learning by:
Science by Doing provides a practical way of implementing the Australian Curriculum: Science, and is managed by the Australian Academy of Science with funding from the Australian Government.
|Pilot||2007–08||Proof of concept of inquiry
science learning in high schools
|Stage One||2009–11||Five professional learning modules
Foundation curriculum unit
Professional learning approach
|Stage Two||2012–13||Eight online curriculum units|
|Stage Three||2013–16||Final eight online curriculum units
Seven online professional learning modules
Implement state based professional learning approach
|Stage Four||2016–18||Revision of curriculum units with student e-workbook
Implement Teacher Education approach for universities
Improvements to the website and resources and developing a platform for formative assessment
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