Subject

Geography

Years

5 - 6

Topic

Factors that Shape Places

Unit

Natural Disasters

Number of Lessons

5

Author

Inquisitive Team

Status

Published

Overview

Students investigate the impact of natural disasters on people and places. They further investigate one contemporary bushfire or flood and its impact on individuals and communities. Students examine how people can prevent and minimise the effects of bushfires and floods. Students study either bushfires or floods.

Key Inquiry Question

How can the impact of bushfires or floods on people and places be reduced?

Cross Curriculum Priorities

Sustainability

General Capabilities

ICT Capacity
Literacy
Critical and creative thinking
Personal and social capability
Ethical understanding

demographics, devastation, geographical features, human features, natural disasters, natural features, resilience, settlement types

Subject

Geography

Years

5 - 6

Topic

Factors that Shape Places

Unit

Natural Disasters

Number of Lessons

5

Author

Inquisitive Team

Status

Published

Lessons

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