This 49-page file is a presentation about the location, climate, and natural resources of Australia, as well as where people live and how they trade in the country (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standard -- SS6G13). The presentation includes important facts and images about each topic. There is graphic organizer for students to write down the notes that are shown in this presentation. Also, there are several printables, engaging activities, and fun projects included in this file. This is the perfect addition to you Social Studies Interactive Notebooks.
~Location, Climate, & Natural Resources of Australia chart (graphic organizer for students to write down notes) – slides 3-4
~Australia Predictions concept web – slides 5-6
~Australia Notes (location, climate, natural resources, where people live, how they trade, images, etc.) – slides 7-39
~Australia’s Geography graphic organizer – slide 40
~Location, Climate, and Natural Resources of Australia comprehension questions (or quiz) – slides 41-43
~Australia Travel Brochure – slides 44-45
~Picto-Map slides 46-47
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards for sixth grade social studies:
SS6G13 The student will explain the impact of location, climate, distribution of natural resources, and population distribution on Australia.
a. Describe how Australia’s location, climate, and natural resources have affected where people live.
b. Describe how Australia’s location, climate, and natural resources impact trade.
Like what you see? Then bundle up and save! This file is part of my Australia Unit Bundle that is located here:
Australia Unit Bundle
Here are some great supplemental activities that pair with this lesson:
Australia Task Cards
Australia Color-by-Number activity
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