The inquiry question I created is open-ended and links in with Year 6 Earth Sciences related to natural disasters and International Safety day! It also links in with the Year 6 digital systems curriculum code.
To engage students I would first get students to watch an intriguing video about ‘networks’ as follows: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eM1KaaTez0A
Then pose the question “How can networks safe lives?”
A webquest with links to resources and the following questions can help guide the investigation:
- What is a network?
- What components can make up a network?
- Describe a type of network?