Part 2: describing environments and locating places

Aerial view of outback homestead, Queensland

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In Part 2, students begin to gather information from a range of sources, using a variety of geographical tools and skills.

They use photographic images to classify and develop geographical vocabulary, and maps, atlases and satellite images to develop a further understanding of space and place.


  1. Activity 2.1: what can you see?
  2. Activity 2.2: building the picture