Subject

Geography

Years

5 - 6

Topic

A Diverse and Connected World

Unit

Global Connections

Number of Lessons

4

Author

Inquisitive Team

Status

Published

Overview

This series of lessons examines some of the different connections Australia has with other countries. Areas of study include Australia's overseas connections through the Antarctic Treaty system, official organisations, tourism and sister cities. NGOs and government aid are researched and the effects of the Sydney Olympic Games in 2000 are analysed.

Key Inquiry Question

What are Australia's global connections?

Cross Curriculum Priorities

Sustainability
Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia

General Capabilities

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

Antarctica, Australian, Olympics, Sydney, alliance, application, athlete, competing, connections, conservation, destination, experience, global, government, organisation, symposium, tourism, travel, treaty, vistor, volunteer

Subject

Geography

Years

5 - 6

Topic

A Diverse and Connected World

Unit

Global Connections

Number of Lessons

4

Author

Inquisitive Team

Status

Published

Lessons

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