Sites2See – water education

Secondary KLA:
Human Society and its Environment
Educational levels:
Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10, Year 11, Year 12

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Resources and information on water as a human right, global water equality, water management and water consumption, with a range of teacher resources for water education.

NSW syllabus outcomes

(GE4-2) describes processes and influences that form and transform places and environments

(GE4-4) examines perspectives of people and organisations on a range of geographical issues

(GE4-6) explains differences in human wellbeing

(GE4-7) acquires and processes geographical information by selecting and using geographical tools for inquiry

(GE4-8) communicates geographical information using a variety of strategies

(GE5-2) explains processes and influences that form and transform places and environments

(GE5-4) accounts for perspectives of people and organisations on a range of geographical issues

(GE5-6) analyses differences in human wellbeing and ways to improve human wellbeing

(GE5-8) communicates geographical information to a range of audiences using a variety of strategies

Australian curriculum content descriptions

(ACHGK037) Classification of environmental resources and the forms that water takes as a resource

(ACHGK038) The way that flows of water connects places as it moves through the environment and the way this affects places

(ACHGK039) The quantity and variability of Australia’s water resources compared with other continents

(ACHGK040) The nature of water scarcity and ways of overcoming it, including studies drawn from Australia and West Asia and/or North Africa

(ACHGK041) Economic, cultural, spiritual and aesthetic value of water for people, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples and peoples of the Asia region

(ACHGK042) Causes, impacts and responses to an atmospheric or hydrological hazard

More information

Resource type:
Interactive Resource
Audience:
learner, teacher
ScOT topics:
Water resources, Water use, Water conservation
Language/s:
en-AU
Author:
State of NSW, Department of Education
Publisher:
State of NSW, Department of Education
Date created:
Monday, 5 February 2018

Resource ID: 05e41ec8-00ef-44b0-b342-85cba1d4ed5d