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Science: Living World - Eco Spies

Science: Living World - Eco Spies

Program Location: Red Hill Environmental Education Centre


This unit includes the exploration of the features of, and ways in which, living things grow and change, and how living things depend on places in their environment to meet their needs.

Science outcomes

  • STe-1WS-S  observes, questions and collects data to communicate ideas
  • STe-2DP-T  develops solutions to an identified need   
  • STe-3LW-ST explores the characteristics, needs and uses of living things 

Key inquiry question/s

  • What do we notice about living things? 

Key syllabus outcomes

  • Recognise that living things have basic needs including air, food and water (ACSSU002)
  • Compare the basic needs of some plants and animals
  • Participate in guided investigations to identify living things and the external features of plants and animals in the local environment SciT
  • Communicate findings of observations of living things in their environment SciT

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