**This is the chapter slice "Place" from the full lesson plan "Australia"** Take your students on a journey through Australia, its countries, regions and cities by roadways and waterways. Understand its location relative to the rest of the world. Learn the interesting physical characteristics, wildlife, vegetation, population, and climates of the regions. Discover which human and environmental interactions are being made in Australia that impact world wide. Students will also learn the movement of goods and services, natural and manufactured resources throughout the continent. Our ready-to-use resource is written using simplified language and vocabulary, geography concepts are presented in a way is easier for students to understand. Comprised of reading passages, student activities, and 12 color maps and 12 blackline student maps. Crossword, Word Search and Comprehension Quiz included. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy.