5 - 6
Factors that Shape Places
Factors that Change Environments
Students investigate how people change the natural environment in Australia and other places around the world. They locate the major countries of North America and Europe and investigate their major characteristics including the influence of people on the environmental characteristics of places.
They examine how people, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, have influenced the country’s environmental characteristics.
How do people and environments influence one another?
Europe, North America, Pangea, aquatic, biomes, coniferous, deciduous, deserts, everglades, polar, prairie, temperate, tundra, wetlands