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by nickyw
15 Sep 2014, 08:56
Forum: Recipes and Pracs
Topic: Year 12 prac
Replies: 23
Views: 3085

Re: Year 12 prac

What is it Jazz?
by nickyw
04 Sep 2014, 08:46
Forum: Recipes and Pracs
Topic: Science Week
Replies: 11
Views: 1198

Re: Science Week

DSC00940a.jpg No professor bunsen sell the grasshoppers already made up. We bought 40 KITS from Jaycar $9.95 the kids made them up in lunch lesson very cool. Makes me so happy that I have a science staff all eager to promote science. My HOD won the prime ministers award for Science teacher of the y...
by nickyw
02 Sep 2014, 13:14
Forum: Recipes and Pracs
Topic: Science Week
Replies: 11
Views: 1198

Re: Science Week

For science week we did: Unveiling of our new science block poster board Kids made solar grasshopper jitterbugs We had 2 chefs flown up to do molecular gastronomy with staff and students We had a graffiti artist come in and paint our corridor wall with sciencey stuff We let off rockets in the oval W...
by nickyw
14 Aug 2014, 08:30
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Is this experiment banned?
Replies: 10
Views: 1247

Re: Is this experiment banned?

No its not banned. Just take the appropriate precautions, do the proper RA and do it outside or in fume cupboard.
by nickyw
17 Jul 2014, 11:01
Forum: Announcements
Topic: CONASTA 63
Replies: 12
Views: 1239

Re: CONASTA 63

Hi Margaret and David Congrats on your mythbusters win Margaret, you were sitting right in front of me I remember the name. Well I did not go to any of those workshops, seems like I missed out. David the forensic excursion was fantastic and the highlight of the trip for me, sorry you missed it. Yes ...
by nickyw
16 Jul 2014, 14:59
Forum: Announcements
Topic: CONASTA 63
Replies: 12
Views: 1239

Re: CONASTA 63

David what workshops did you go to?

The workshops I attended left me a bit dissappointed.....
And the 2 keynote speakers I really wanted to hear were not there unfortunately
by nickyw
16 Jul 2014, 14:06
Forum: Announcements
Topic: CONASTA 63
Replies: 12
Views: 1239

Re: CONASTA 63

Hi Guys

Can I have some feedback on what your thoughts are about CONASTA 63. Apart from the bitter cold weather.....
Im just curious to know if you thought it was all worthwhile.
by nickyw
17 Jun 2014, 11:21
Forum: Announcements
Topic: CONASTA 63
Replies: 12
Views: 1239

Re: CONASTA 63

Im going too, never been to Adelaide before. Like you David Im not looking forward to the cold. So spoilt up here in winter. See you there
by nickyw
16 Jun 2014, 08:07
Forum: Biology, Physics...
Topic: Maggots for forensics
Replies: 5
Views: 747

Re: Maggots for forensics

Some of our kids grew maggots last year for their biology EEI. You do not have to fill out any animal ethics paperwork as its an invertebrate.
by nickyw
10 Jun 2014, 08:59
Forum: Safety with Chemicals
Topic: registration
Replies: 23
Views: 2160

Re: registration

I have started changing over. Slowly but surely I'll get there. :thumbup:
by nickyw
21 Mar 2014, 08:52
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Licenses for keeping frogs in QLD
Replies: 3
Views: 606

Re: Licenses for keeping frogs in QLD

http://www.qldfrogs.asn.au/01_cms/details.asp?ID=140


Check out this link it has some good info on it.
by nickyw
05 Mar 2014, 09:01
Forum: Forum Support Desk
Topic: Fun experiments
Replies: 10
Views: 2077

Re: Fun experiments

elephants toothpaste
dry ice with universal indicator

They are always good ones to impress
by nickyw
09 Dec 2013, 08:26
Forum: Chemistry and Labware - General
Topic: can you get dry ice?!
Replies: 18
Views: 1871

Re: can you get dry ice?!

Your local BOC will have it. It is about $11 a kilo, just take a little esky with you.

Just note that it wont last all day so best to pick it up just before you need it.
by nickyw
21 Nov 2013, 10:17
Forum: Chemistry and Labware - General
Topic: STELR
Replies: 21
Views: 2302

Re: STELR

Mine are kept in the original boxes. All the gear gets mixed up and put back in the wrong boxes as expected. :-(
But I have a great physics teacher who gets his class to help me to sort everything out and put back in correct box at the end of the unit each year. :clap3: