Young children, Science teaching, Science activities, Inquiry, Scientific concepts, Educational resources, Lower primary years, Preschool education
This teaching resource for early years educators explores the scientific concepts behind floating and sinking. It describes an activity for small groups of children and explains how it links to the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and the Australian Curriculum (Foundation to Year 2).
Australian Council for Educational Research. (2020). Science in the early years: Floating and sinking. Educator resource. Australian Council for Educational Research. https://research.acer.edu.au/early_childhood_misc/23
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