Light and Sound

- sensing our world

Strand

Physical Sciences

Program content

Light and sound bring us vital information about our world. We need light to see and sound to hear and communicate. Discover light’s amazing energy, how it is made, how it bounces and makes colour. Investigate the mysteries of sound, how does it travel? What is a vibration? Have a go at making music and be in a rock band.

Primary Science Understandings

Yr1 – Seeing & hearing

Australian Curriculum

Year 1 – Light and sound are produced by a range of sources and can be sensed.

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