Physics in the Playground

Teacher professional learning

Tuesday 29 October 2024, 4:30 to 6:30pm
$30 Museum Teachers
$40 for non Museum Teachers

How can you use your school playground as a place for learning with your students?

The playground is a great space for kids to explore, experiment, and learn about the world around them while using their bodies. But how can you use this as a way to facilitate curriculum aligned student learning?

Program covers

  • Physics concepts involved in in playground play
  • How to facilitate scientific skills and thinking through open ended play
  • Strategies to turn play into engaging and curriculum aligned content
  • Examples of scientific concepts that are demonstrated in common playground equipment

Curriculum Links

  • Physical Sciences: Energy and Forces
  • Science inquiry skills

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