For information about STAV events and activities go to www.stav.org.au.
VCE Conference Series 2015
Date: Friday 28 November 2014. This is a 1 day only event.
Theme: Participate, Engage and Achieve in Science
Venue: La Trobe University, Bundoora
Physics workshops for teachers of middle years science
Science Talent Search 2014
Check the STS website for the latest information. If you would like a poster to help promote STS in your school, contact the STS project officer.
National Science Week
Date: 15 - 23 August, 2015
Making waves – the science of light www.scienceweek.net.au/
Mercedes College Perth, WA. For more information click here.
Water and environmental sustainability
savewater!® has produced three sets of worksheets in line with the new Australian curriculum:
- Water Savers, on saving water in and around the home for years 6 – 8
- Carbon Tradies, on environmental sustainability locally for years 7 - 9
- Climate Change. The Cold Hard Facts, based on documentary for years 9 – 10
These activities sheets and associated teacher’s guides are available to download from
The EPA has recently released a new Australian Greenhouse Calculator.