This week we started Unit 2: Changing Materials
|UOI #1:||Changing Materials|
|Central Idea:||Understanding materials determines how people use them|
|Transdisciplinary Theme:||Sharing the Planet|
As this Unit of Inquiry progresses, we will inquire into the behaviours and uses of materials, the changing properties of materials and the manipulation of materials for new purposes.
|Learner Profiles:||Inquirer, Open-Minded|
|Attitudes:||Appreciation, Cooperation, Curiosity|
|Key Concepts:||Change, Causation|
|Science Focus:||Changes of state, properties and uses of materials, and structures|
|Art Focus:||Self-expression and subjectivity: Creating (visual arts)|
As we continue through the Cycle of Inquiry we will be learning about the behaviours and uses of materials, why the properties of materials change and how we use materials to achieve new things. Stay tuned!