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Teacher guide Activity: be safe with waste

TLF ID M014380

This is a web resource that provides a student worksheet about the safety aspects of working with waste, accompanied by a teacher guide. The teacher guide comprises suggestions for a lesson on handling solid waste, including developing a class safety code. The worksheet contains questions for the students to reflect on and answer during the lesson.

Educational details

Educational value
  • This resource may be of use in supporting the Geographical Knowledge and Understanding strand of the geography curriculum for year 4, particularly for the content description in The Earth's environment sustains all life that refers to sustainable management of waste from consumption. The resource may also be useful for year 4 science.
Year level


Learning area
  • Geography

Other details

  • Contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
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  • Copyright Holder
  • Name: Cool Australia
  • Organization: Cool Australia
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  • Publisher
  • Name: Cool Australia
  • Organization: Cool Australia
  • Description: Publisher
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  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL:
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  • Unknown
Learning Resource Type
  • Online
  • Text
  • © 2013 Cool Australia. This material may be viewed, displayed, printed out and copied for non-commercial educational purposes provided all acknowledgements associated with this material are retained.