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Habitat Guardians (Year 5-6)

Habitat Guardians (Year 5-6)

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Course Description

Explore different habitats and the unique animals that call them home. Students will examine the threats to different habitats and inquire about ways to protect animals and their habitats by communicating ideas and identifying solutions. This program inspires students to connect with native wildlife, build knowledge and develop skills that enable them to care for the natural world. Wildlife encounters facilitated by our passionate wildlife experts will provide students with a deeper understanding of the habitat requirements of each species along with their threats and a call to action!


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Course Details

  • ST3-1WS-S plans and conducts scientific investigations to answer testable questions, and collects and summarises data to communicate conclusions
  • ST3-2DP-T plans and uses materials, tools and equipment to develop solutions for a need or opportunity
  • ST3-4LW-S examines how the environment affects the growth, survival and adaptation of living things
  • Plan and conduct a fair test to show the conditions needed for a particular plant or animal to grow and survive in its environment (ACSSU094)
  • Describe adaptations as existing structures or behaviours that enable living things to survive in their environment (ACSSU043)
  • Demonstrate safety and sustainability when choosing resources to produce designed solutions, managing constraints and maximising opportunities (ACTDEP026)
  • Evaluate design ideas, processes, and solutions according to criteria for success (ACTDEP027)

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