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Book 10: Light and Colour: Our Vision of the World

Levels: 1-2
Contextual strands: Physical world icon. Physical world


Light is an integral part of our sense of sight. The physical phenomena of light and of how it travels form patterns that we interpret as sight and colour. These provide excellent opportunities for students to investigate the sources and nature of light.

The suggested activities include the use of fair testing.

Concept overview

Use the concept overview, which is also on the inside front cover of the book, as a reference for the concepts that relate to Light and Colour: Our Vision of the World.

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Assessment resources

Search the science section of the Assessment Resource Banks (ARB) website to find resources that assess the 'big idea' learning outcomes referred to in the concept overview for this title.