HASS | Australia
Australia and the World/Geographical Divisions is a resource includes an informational PowerPoint and activity.
This product links directly to the following Year 2 HASS outcome in Geography:
People are connected to many places:
The location of the major geographical divisions of the world (e.g. continents, oceans) in relation to Australia.
SEE A VIDEO OF THE COMPLETE POWERPOINT HERE!
The PowerPoint slides are described below:
Geography/HASS slide 1: Australia and the world title page
Geography/HASS slide 2: The seven continents on a world map
Geography/HASS slide 3: Australia in relation to the world
Geography/HASS slide 4: Australian oceans and seas
Geography/HASS slide 5: "Let's find out more!"
Geography/HASS slide 6: The equator
Geography/HASS slide 7: A diagram of the equator and north and south poles
Geography/HASS slide 8: The Northern and Southern hemispheres and Australia's location
Geography/HASS slide 9: An activity - students label the information on a world map (included!).
Geography/HASS slide 10: A blank slide with the same background to include your own information!
A complimentary activity sheet is also provided in this pack. Students label the following on the map of the world (included) using the information from the slides:
>> The seven continents
>> The 3 oceans that surround Australia
>> The equator line
>> The North and South Poles
>> The Northern and Southern Hemispheres
Australian Curriculum, SCASA, HASS, Geography, Continents