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Chemical reactions


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This section shows selected excerpts from a substantial Year 3-4 classroom sequence on chemical change.  Linda focuses energy on questioning designed to challenge students' ideas about changes to substances and the production of a gas - in this case, carbon dioxide.  The students take substantial notes as they move through the set of linked activities. In the final sequence Linda explains her approach to teaching science.

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Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

14th December 2012