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Cells

This collection of 18 resources is organised in three categories - cell types; cell growth and division; and cell structure and function. It includes a three-dimensional view of a cell and a diagram of a cell's internal structure. Video clips show living cells under a microscope and animations of cell division and cell ...

Teacher resource

Evolution and heredity: teacher guide

This is a teacher guide containing material to support the planning and implementing of lessons for a unit on evolution and heredity. It covers topics such as natural selection and species variation; evidence for evolution; DNA, genes, mitosis and meiosis; patterns of inheritance and gene technologies. The guide contains ...

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Evolution and heredity: student guide

This is a student guide that takes an in-depth look at evolution and heredity. It begins and ends with students arguing their stances on contentious topics concerning evolution and genetics. The chapters on evolution provide the evidence for evolution and show how species chance. The section of heredity introduces the history ...

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Evolution and heredity: student digital

This is a student digital resource that contains interactive materials for a comprehensive study of evolution and heredity including species variation, adaptation, selection and biodiversity, evidence for evolution, the structure of DNA, meiosis and sexual reproduction, inheriting genes and traits, and mutations. This resource ...

Teacher resource

Australia and conflict: Boer War and First World War - Teacher idea

This Teacher idea explains how students developed their understanding of the Boer War and First World War through extensive investigation of first-hand accounts, images and film footage. It includes a unit of work developed and trialled by a teacher.

Teacher resource

Jigsaw

This animated resource describes and illustrates the 'Jigsaw' teaching strategy. It is one of a suite of strategies included in the 'Science by Doing' Inquiry-based Teaching Professional Learning module. This is one of six strategies that can be used to complement and support an inquiry-based approach to teaching and learning.

Teacher resource

Envoy

This animated resource describes and illustrates the 'Envoy' teaching strategy. It is one of a suite of strategies included in the 'Science by Doing' Inquiry-based Teaching Professional Learning module. This is one of six strategies that can be used to complement and support an inquiry-based approach to teaching and learning.

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Western Australia Condenser Company, c1895

This is a black-and-white photograph, measuring 15 cm x 20 cm, of a water condenser, which was manufactured by the Western Australian Condenser Company. The manufacturer's name is inscribed at the bottom of the photo. The condenser was installed and working near Coolgardie around 1895. The words 'Tuckfield Patent' are visible ...

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Mammoth government condenser at Coolgardie, 1902

This is a sepia photograph, measuring 8 cm x 27 cm, showing a huge condenser that was built by the Western Australian Government to supply fresh water to Coolgardie and to the railways, before the Coolgardie Water Supply Scheme designed by C Y O'Connor was opened. It shows ranks of boilers, chimneys and condensing units. ...

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Zip water heater - asset 2

This is a colour cross-section diagram of a Zip Hydroboil water heater, showing how steam is recycled to preheat cold water in the Hydroboil water heater. It shows dark blue (cold) water entering the device (at lower left) and passing through a patented cowl; this heats the water (shown in a lighter blue) and it moves to ...

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Open Explorer Builder

Use Open Explorer Builder to create an interactive multimedia project, presentation or unit of work. Build alone or with others. Select an image to represent your topic or area of study, then add points of interest to it and attach appropriate content to each of these points. You can import images, audio or Flash Video ...

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Mitosis: onion root

This is a high-resolution image of a section of tissue from the University of New South Wales Virtual Slide Repository. These resources can be manipulated like prepared microscope slides. They can be viewed at selected magnifications of up to 40 times, and in some cases the apparent illumination of the specimen can be varied. ...

Interactive Resource

Meiosis

This is an interactive resource about how meiosis and fertilization shuffle the alleles that offspring inherit. Students explore meiosis with a computer model of breeding dragons. They run a simulation of the process of meiosis, inspect the chromosomes, then choose gametes to fertilize. They can then predict the results ...

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What is meiosis?

This is an interactive resource in which students explore meiosis and fertilization in dragons in a virtual lab. In the 'world' of Geniverse, students explore heredity and genetics by breeding and studying virtual dragons. They can control the process of meiosis and fertilization and engage in challenges by examining the ...

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Mitosis - iTunes app

Learn more about mitosis (how cells divide) to grow and repair parts of your body. View photographs of cells dividing taken using light microscopes. Test your knowledge by completing the quiz. Free when reviewed on 12/5/2015.