Stage One Australian geography/HASS unit of work involving students developing their understanding of other places and how people are connected to different places.
The unit uses several Australian picture books to guide students' understanding of major geographical divisions in Australia.
Students are provided opportunities for field work that is an essential component of geographical learning. In this unit, students will be involved in observing and recording information in the classroom and at home. The students will develop their use of spatial technologies by collecting data by observing, counting, interviewing and asking questions, reading maps, annotating maps, record sheets and tally sheets.