Mining Makes Your Smart Home

Topic

Mining

Subject

Science

Sector

Energy & Renewables

Australian Curriculum Content Statements
v9.0
v8.4

Introduction

An engaging interactive that provides students with ‘behind the scenes’ look at the natural resources that can be found in their homes.

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Educational value statement

  • Explores the importance Australia’s resources sector
  • Outlines the different materials that are used in homes
  • Students can learn more about the chemical composition of different materials

Key learning objectives

  • Students can understand that resources are vital in modern day life
  • Students can understand that resources are used in almost every part of our lives
  • Students can identify the different resources used in everyday items around their homes

Strands

Science Understanding: Earth and Space Sciences