# Science / Year 7 / Science Inquiry Skills / Planning and conducting

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Curriculum content descriptions

Measure and control variables, select equipment appropriate to the task and collect data with accuracy (ACSIS126)

Elaborations
• recognising the differences between controlled, dependent and independent variables
• using a digital camera to record observations and compare images using information technologies
• using specialised equipment to increase the accuracy of measurement within an investigation
General capabilities
• Numeracy Numeracy
• ICT capability Information and Communication Technology (ICT) capability
ScOT terms

Data collection,  Independence (Experiments),  Scientific control

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