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Unit plan: The properties of honey

YearRangeCurriculumStrand

7-8
9-10

Upper Primary
Lower Secondary

Science


Technology


Nature of Science
Living World

Nature of Technology
Technological Practice
Technological Knowledge

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Overview

Students investigate the physical and chemical properties of various honeys to design a way to distinguish Mānuka honey from other types of honey.

Purpose

Students develop their knowledge of physical and chemical properties of a substance and skills of observation and problem solving to design a test to distinguish Mānuka honey from other honey types.

This unit plan has not been trialled.

Keywords

Nectar, honey properties, osmotic effect, thixotropic, viscosity.

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