GeographyYears 5 - 6Factors that Shape PlacesFactors that Shape Places

Factors that Change Environments

Subject

Geography

Years

5 - 6

Topic

Factors that Shape Places

Unit

Factors that Change Environments

Number of Lessons

5

Author

Inquisitive Team

Status

Published

Overview

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.

Key Inquiry Question

How do people and environments influence one another?

Cross Curriculum Priorities

Sustainability

General Capabilities

Critical and creative thinking
Intercultural understanding
Personal and social capability
Numeracy
Literacy
ICT Capacity

Europe, North America, Pangea, aquatic, biomes, coniferous, deciduous, deserts, everglades, polar, prairie, temperate, tundra, wetlands

Subject

Geography

Years

5 - 6

Topic

Factors that Shape Places

Unit

Factors that Change Environments

Number of Lessons

5

Author

Inquisitive Team

Status

Published

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