This ABC In Depth feature article includes everything you wanted or needed to know about tree kangaroos. This article describes their reproduction, classification, adaptations and issues relating to their conservation.
This resource addresses the Australian Curriculum literacy capability and Science Inquiry Skills as well as Science understanding of biological sciences for year 7, 9 and 10 science students. Some year 7 students may require teacher support to address the high literacy demands of this article or a section of the article could be used. It addresses Science as a Human Endeavour and conservation efforts are a good example of problem-solving.