GeographyYears 3 - 4The Earth's EnvironmentPerception of environmentsPerception of environments

The Granny Law

Worksheets

Worksheets

Teaching Notes

Key Concepts, Skills and Understandings

An investigation of how Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples feel connected to and value their environment. There is a self directed inquiry into the Northern Territory Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples seasonal calendars. Geographical tools of maps, spacial technologies and visual representations are used. The geographical concepts addressed are place, space, environment, interconnection and sustainability.

Focus Question

How and why do Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples value their environment?

Australian National Curriculum

ACHASSI076, ACHASSI073, ACHASSI079, ACHASSI077, ACHASSI078, ACHASSI074, ACHASSI082, ACHASSK089, ACHASSI075

NSW Syllabus

GE2-4, GE2-3, GE2-2, GE 2-1

Victorian Curriculum

VCGGK080, VCGGK083, VCGGC072, VCGGC071, VCGGC073, VCGGK082, VCGGC074, VCGGC076

Subject

Geography

Years

3 - 4

Topic

The Earth's Environment

Unit

Perception of environments

Lesson Name

The Granny Law

Lesson Time

90 mins

Author

Inquisitive Team

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