GeographyYears 5 - 6Factors that Shape PlacesFactors that Change EnvironmentsFactors that Change Environments

Choose Your Biome

Worksheets

Worksheets

Teaching Notes

Key Concepts, Skills and Understandings

Students explore the interconnection between people and environments. They examine how human actions influence the environmental characteristics of places by developing a plot of land and recording the geographical changes that take place with each new development. Students can do independent research or use the eBook provided.
They present their findings and viewpoints in a range of texts.
The geographical tools integrated in this lesson include mapping and visual representation.
The geographical concepts include place, space, interconnection and sustainability.

Focus Question

Are you ready to change the world?

Australian National Curriculum

ACHASSI105, ACHASSI101, ACHASSK111, ACHASSK113

NSW Syllabus

GE3-1

Victorian Curriculum

VCGGC090, VCGGC085, VCGGC087

Subject

Geography

Years

5 - 6

Topic

Factors that Shape Places

Unit

Factors that Change Environments

Lesson Name

Choose Your Biome

Lesson Time

180 mins

Author

Inquisitive Team

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