Teacher guide Animal adaptations

TLF ID M020701

This is a detailed plan for teaching a unit about structural and behavioural adaptations of animals and plants. It includes a unit outline, overview and aim, learning outcomes, inquiry questions, background information about adaptations, lesson plans and a guide to assessment. The lesson sequence is based on the inquiry based 5Es approach to teaching Science, with a focus on investigations that encourage scientific thinking. The resource includes links to the Australian curriculum including general capabilities and cross-curriculum priorities. It also provides student worksheets and links to other useful resources.

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  • Name: Education Services Australia
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  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
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  • Name: The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority
  • Organization: The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority
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