QV Bean Story
Student will explore the life cycles of animals (insects) and plants using the scientific method. They will develop and test their hypothesis using their observations and results to form a conclusion.
QV Bean Story is available through the following program types. Select a program type to view more information.
On-Site at Quantum Victoria
Students study the life cycle of the Mexican jumping bean and create their own jumping bean and investigate and observe its movement and distance travelled as they work as scientists.
Students are immersed in a variety of activities that study biology related concepts, including photosynthesis and what plants to grow, using:
hands on activities
light and moisture sensors
An extension module complementing the onsite program is available for completion upon your return back to school. This module consists of a student workbook and teacher resource book with solutions.
Asynchronous (Self Delivery)
Students will explore the conditions needed to grow seeds through engaging activities that require them to think and work scientifically.
Also included are extension activities that allow for differentiation and opportunities to explore other related concepts.