For information about STAV events and activities go to www.stav.org.au.
2015 VCAA Updates
F-10 Victorian Curriculum and VCE Sciences by Maria James Download here
Labtech by Maria James Download here
2016 VCE Conference Series - Register Now
Physics – Friday 19 February, 2016 at Monash University
Physics in General Science (PIGS) – Friday 19 February, 2016 at Monash University
Chemistry – Monday 29 February, 2016 at La Trobe University
Biology – Friday 4 March, 2016 at La Trobe University
Science Talent Search 2016
Check the STS website for the latest information. If you would like a poster to help promote STS in your school, contact the STS project officer.
National Science Week
Date: 13 - 21 August, 2016
Drones, Droids and Robots.
3-6 July at Somerville House, Brisbane, Qld. For more information click here.
Water and environmental sustainability
savewater!® has produced three sets of worksheets in line with the new Australian curriculum:
- Water Savers, on saving water in and around the home for years 6 – 8
- Carbon Tradies, on environmental sustainability locally for years 7 - 9
- Climate Change. The Cold Hard Facts, based on documentary for years 9 – 10
These activities sheets and associated teacher’s guides are available to download from
The EPA has recently released a new Australian Greenhouse Calculator.