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07 Working Scientifically

Working Scientifically‚Äč

This guide will help you with your first Science assignment with the Outcomes:

WS7.1 Students process data and information by:

  1. accessing information from a range of sources, including using digital technologies [ICT] [L]

WS9 Students communicate by 

  1. using a recognised method to acknowledge sources of data and information [L]

 

Your Task

 

Your task is to create a MEDIA REVIEW for 3 different Science related articles, using the scaffold provided.


What to do

  • Select one article from each category (A, B, C) to review. You should choose only articles that you can understand and that interest you.

  • Complete the Media Review scaffold for each of your chosen 3 articles.

  • Construct a Bibliography

 


Article Selection

Category A- Choose ONE article from the options below.

A1

https://www.9news.com.au/world/new-deep-sea-coral-species-found-in-scotland/7030fb16-ebb1-4dbf-bd5b-0d48483f6bd9

A2

https://www.9news.com.au/national/nuclear-scientists-develop-new-lightweight-fireproof-material-to-revolutionise-firefighting-uniforms/245e6137-bf66-440c-89c2-c2dee28e81d0

A3

https://www.9news.com.au/national/space-news-rogue-black-hole-seen-zipping-through-galaxy-for-first-time/a53dc63a-fec5-4298-9431-e97a38d07919

A4

https://www.9news.com.au/national/physics-rulebook-could-be-rewritten-by-preliminary-results-from-two-experiments-on-muons/9dd38b37-2302-4a58-9474-c708e29ae0a3
 


Category B- Choose ONE article from the options below.

 

B 1
https://www.sciencenewsforstudents.org/article/analyze-this-masks-cut-the-distance-that-spit-droplets-fly

B2
https://www.sciencenewsforstudents.org/article/analyze-this-nutrients-from-sewage-may-harm-coastal-ecosystems

B3 

https://www.sciencenewsforstudents.org/article/innovation-2022-new-sleeping-bag-could-protect-astronauts-eyesight

B4

https://www.sciencenewsforstudents.org/article/explainer-what-are-fats
 


Category C - Choose ONE Science related article from the website located at:  

https://www.abc.net.au/news/science/

 

** Article 3 from Category C, must be recent and published in the last year. (Not before February 2021)

 

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