Take your Year 1 and 2 students on an online journey to the gorgeous upper Georges River in south Sydney to help teach them about geography and science and experience the wonder of the natural world.
There are two units to teach:
Stage 1 Geography: Features of Places
Key Inquiry Questions:
- What are the features of, and activities in, places?
- How can we care for places?
Four stimulating lessons featuring educational videos and online links help students to explore the natural features of the Georges River and investigate some of the interesting human features.
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Stage 1 Science and Technology: Earth and Space
Key Inquiry Question:
- What are Earth’s resources and how do we use and care for them?
Four activity-packed lessons to help students identify and explore the use and management of a variety of earth’s resources, including water and sand.
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Georges River Environmental Education Centre has been helping to teach primary school students about the Georges River. The students have had many interesting questions about the river during these sessions. Rob from Georges Riverkeeper answers their questions in this informative Q&A session recorded in November 2021.