Cool Science – Term 3

This Term in 3SP, we will be learning about Science. We will be learning about all the different things about Science like Forces, Solids and Liquids, Magnets and Inventors and Scientists.


Australian Emblems

Click on the picture below to find out about Australia’s emblems.

australi emblems







Click on the picture below to find out about the Floral Emblems of Australia.

floral emblems

Post War Migration – The Italian Story

  1. What cultural things did the Italian people bring to Australia?
  2. How do you think they felt whn they first arrived?
  3. What thoughts do you think the Austalian people had about the Italian people that arrived?
  4. How did the Italian people contribute to Australian society?

Australian Immigration Timeline




Click on the pictures above to find out about Post-World War II migration and ‘New Australians’

Stories of people who migrated to Australia: Click below to read about someones story about migrating to Australia



Cuc Lam’s Suitcase




Watch the video  below by clicking on the picture and think about the following questions when watching the video

  • why Cuc Lam fled Vietnam
  • where her first location was
  • why she came to Australia
  • what Cuc Lam carried in her suitcase
  • why she chose those things
  • what she sacrificed
  • what she gained by having fled Vietnam?


Panning for Gold!

Watch the video about Panning for Gold.

  1. What are the properties of Gold?
  2. What equipment do you need to pan for Gold?
  3. How do you pan for Gold?

The Gold Rush Game






 Click on the picture and it will take you to the Gold Rush. When looking for items, information will pop up about the different types of tools used for mining. Make sure you fill out your data chart about the different tools. Then you can play the game! Enjoy 🙂