The Car Safety Module uses an inquiry based approach to introduce students to the science of car safety and aims to give then the skills and information required to help them make informed choices as new drivers and how they can contribute to road safety.
Each unit includes online learning activities, videos, simulations, small and large group discussions and practical investigations.
Maps to year 10 Physical sciences
- Energy conservation in a system can be explained by describing energy transfers and transformations.
- The motion of objects can be described and predicted using the laws of physics.
Science Inquiry Skills and Science as a Human Endeavour are also mapped and general capabilities addressed include literacy, numeracy, ICT, and critical and creative thinking.
The student book can be downloaded here:
Car Safety pdf (2589 KB)
Car Safety word (low res 3738 KB)