Students examine how Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people have influenced the environmental characteristics of Australia.
Students examine the traditional land management practices of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. The focus of this lesson can be general or specific to the students’ local area. Local resources including the regional Aboriginal Education Consultant will be able to help with local knowledge.
Students may also choose to research other areas in Australia. Research can be done using the eBook or websites provided. Students are guided through the research process.
The geographical tools integrated in this lesson include mapping and visual representations.
The geographical concepts include place, space and sustainability.
Can we have farms without fences?
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