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Women in STEM


Learning area: Science
Topics: English, History, Science

The purpose of the program is to introduce children of the Snowy Mountains to career opportunities in STEM and provide an informed foundation to support their submission into the Snowy 2.0 TBM naming competition. A tunnel boring machine (TBM) is a machine used to excavate tunnels.

The Women in STEM learning module provides teachers with resources and learning material that focuses on research skills, history, literacy, technology and science. The learning package has been designed to support teachers wishing to incorporate the naming competition into their classrooms and extend their students learning experience to discover more about great Australian women in STEM locally, current and from our past.

To download the materials required for this module, click on the links below. To print, please ensure printing settings are set to ‘scale: fit to printable area

Lesson Plans

Find below the lesson plan to streamline this module in the classroom.

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