Learning objects Sites2See: Forests

TLF ID M016648

Online resources for Primary teachers, parents and students to celebrate and engage with the International Year of Forests 2011. Features selected links to games, information, videos and interactive resources for the study of trees and forests and broader issues of biodiversity and sustainability.




Educational details

Educational value
  • This resource has a major focus on Sustainability, the cross curriculum focus of the Australian Curriculum. It has separate sections for teachers, parents and students. Teachers may wish to select resources for the younger primary students while students in years 4 to 6 could use links to gain Science Understanding from the biological sciences in the Australian Curriculum. This resource addresses personal and social capability from the Australian Curriculum for science students from year 4 to 6.
Year level

F; 1; 2; 3; 4; 5; 6

Learning area
  • Humanities and social sciences
  • Science
  • Technologies

Other details

Contributors
  • Contributor
  • Name: Centre for Learning Innovation
  • Organization: Centre for Learning Innovation
  • Description: author
  • Name: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Organization: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Description: Data contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Publisher
  • Name: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Organization: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Description: Publisher
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
Access profile
  • Generic
Learning Resource Type
  • Interactive
Rights
  • © State of New South Wales, Department of Education and Communities, 2013.