This is a 29-page digital unit from the Australian Curriculum Geography series that covers:
The location of the major geographical division of the world in relation to Australia (ACHGK009)
Understanding the connections between a globe and a map.
Locate and name the continents and oceans on Earth.
Locate and name the equator, North and South Pole, Northern and Southern Hemisphere, the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn.
Using a compass rose to identify directions on a map and in the surrounding environment.
Key inquiry questions
What is a place?
How are people connected to their place and other places?
What factors affect my connection to places?
Geographical Inquiry and Skills
Pose geographical questions about familiar and unfamiliar places (ACHGS013)
Collect and record geographical data and information, for example, by observing, by interviewing, or from sources such as photographs, plans, satellite images, storybooks and films (ACHGS014)
Represent data and the location of places and their features by constructing tables, plans and labelled maps (ACHGS015)
Draw conclusions based on the interpretation of geological information sorted in categories. (ACHGS016)
Present findings in a range of communication forms, for example, written, oral, digital and visual, and describe the direction and location of places, using terms such as north, south, opposite, near, far (ACGHS017)
Reflect on their learning and suggest responses to their findings (ACHGS018)
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