This lesson investigates what people need for survival. Students are asked to think about human needs and how they are sourced. Food is examined more closely, and the students are guided in their own research about the history of Australian foods. Information about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples bush medicines given and reflected upon. The geographical tool of visual representations is used. The geographical concepts addressed are environment, interconnection and sustainability.
How do people rely on the natural environment to survive?
ACHASSI082, ACHASSK088, ACHASSI074, ACHASSI079, ACHASSI076, ACHASSI078
GE 2-1, GE2-2, GE2-3, GE2-4