What is the purpose of the Group 4 Project?
It is a collaborative activity where students from different group 4 subjects work together on a scientific or technological topic, allowing for concepts and perceptions from across the disciplines to be shared
Aims of the Group 4 Experimental Sciences addressed by the project:
ü to develop and apply your information and communication technology skills in the study of science (Aim 7)
ü To raise your awareness of the moral, ethical, social, economic and environmental implications of using science and technology (Aim 8)
ü To encourage an understanding of the relationships between scientific disciplines and the overarching nature of the scientific method. (Aim 10)
ü You will be assessed on the Personal Skills critera Throughout the project
You will be evaluated on how you have….
ü Accepted responsibility to contribute to team
ü Encouraged the contributions of others
ü Recognised the contributions of others
ü Showed self-motivation and perseverance
ü Showed ethical behaviour in personal relations and reporting results
ü Paid due attention to environmental impacts
How will you be assessed?
ü Teachers will be assessing you throughout the planning stage and during your group 4 lessons for the next 2 weeks
ü Your presentation to an audience of your peers, your teachers, parents and invited guests
ü A self and peer assessment form needs to be handed in