Year 9 Problem Solving: Mathematics and Science (9PRS)
Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. de Vos
Problem Solving is made up of the core curriculum areas of:
Students will be engaged in thinking creatively and critically to solve problems and model situations.
Topics may include:
- Sustainable housing
- Species conservation
- Argumentation and proof, and
- The scientific method
This course will explicitly develop the college Capabilities of:
Thinking critically is fundamental to exploring and understanding science and solving problems. Using both mathematical and scientific methods students will explore and solve problems that will strengthen their ability to think and see problems critically.
Developing students' self management through solving complex problems in science and mathematics builds resilience and initiative as students find different ways to understand problems and find solutions.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
$19.00 Education Perfect and materials.