GeographyYears 3 - 4The Earth's EnvironmentSignificance of EnvironmentsSignificance of Environments

Give Me a Home Among the Gum Trees

Worksheets

Worksheets

Teaching Notes

Key Concepts, Skills and Understandings

This lesson focuses on Australian different types of Australian flora and vegetation zones. Specific plants, trees and emblems are examined and the students conduct their own research into two specific vegetation zones in Australia. Geographical tools of maps, graphs and statistics and visual representations are used. The geographical concepts addressed are place and environment.

Focus Question

What type of vegetation grows in Australia?

Australian National Curriculum

ACHASSK088, ACHASSI078, ACHASSI074, ACHASSI079

NSW Syllabus

GE 2-1, GE2-4

Victorian Curriculum

VCGGC071, VCGG076, VCGGC073, VCGGK082

Subject

Geography

Years

3 - 4

Topic

The Earth's Environment

Unit

Significance of Environments

Lesson Name

Give Me a Home Among the Gum Trees

Lesson Time

90 mins

Author

Inquisitive Team

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