ACSSU179

Elaborations
  • investigating reactions of acids with metals, bases, and carbonates
  • investigating a range of different reactions to classify them as exothermic or endothermic
  • recognising the role of oxygen in combustion reactions and comparing combustion with other oxidation reactions
  • comparing respiration and photosynthesis and their role in biological processes
  • describing how the products of combustion reactions affect the environment  Sustainability Cross-curriculum priority leaf icon
  • investigating how Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples use fire-mediated chemical reactions to facilitate energy and nutrient transfer in ecosystems through the practice of firestick farmingAboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Cultures Cross-curriculum priority Hand icon