By Deeper Richer
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Presented by well known science educator, Sean M Elliott, Rough Science is a digital learning environment that explores three exciting Australian Curriculum Year 5 & 6 science topics: Layers of the Earth; Solid, Liquid & Gas; and Adaptation & Evolution. Each unit is comprised of a short video and a creative challenge. The App is accompanied by a free Rough Science Teacher Handbook, available from the iTunes store.
Supporting middle school science
Learning through doing. This app provides a successful recipe for learning as scientific concepts are clearly demonstrated then students have the opportunity to engage in reinforcing activities. It suits the 'flipped classroom' model of learning in that students can work independently and demonstrate understanding. The quality is excellent, length of videos is ideal and teacher's notes are simple yet explicit, supporting the teacher in providing extra depth of learning. An excellent product.
Great engaging app
Great app for engaging kids in science in a different way - it makes science more fun and interesting
- Category: Education
- Released: 02 June 2013
- Version: 1.0
- Size: 173 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Beyond the Backyard Productions Pty Ltd
- © 2013 Deeper Richer
Compatibility: Requires iOS 5.0 or later. Compatible with iPad 2 Wi-Fi, iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G, iPad Wi-Fi (3rd generation), iPad Wi-Fi + Cellular (3rd generation), iPad Wi-Fi (4th generation), iPad Wi-Fi + Cellular (4th generation), iPad mini Wi-Fi, iPad mini Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad Air, iPad Air Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad mini 2, iPad mini 2 Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad Air 2, iPad Air 2 Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad mini 3, and iPad mini 3 Wi-Fi + Cellular.