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Learning objects Catchment Detox

TLF ID M016666

Students play the game and make decisions about the development of a catchment with competing economic and environmental demands. Students receive feedback on how sustainably their catchment has been managed.



Educational details

Educational value
  • This is an excellent resource to address Sustainability, the cross curriculum priority from the Australian Curriculum for students from year 5 to 8 in science. It also addresses aspects of Science Understanding for Earth and space sciences from the Australian Curriculum and personal and social capability particularly for year 7 science students. This resource addresses aspects of Science as a Human Endeavour for year 5 to 8 science students.
Year level

5; 6; 7; 8

Topics Games Simulation
Learning area
  • Science
  • Technologies

Other details

Contributors
  • Author
  • Name: ABC - Science Games
  • Organization: ABC - Science Games
  • Description: author
  • Contributor
  • Name: ABC - Science Games
  • Organization: ABC - Science Games
  • 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: Australian Broadcasting Corporation
  • Organization: Australian Broadcasting Corporation
  • 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
  • © 2013 Australian Broadcasting Corporation.