Teaching Resource

What are Bushfires? Comprehension Task

PDF | 4 pages|Grades: 3 - 6

A comprehension task to use when learning about bushfires.

Use this comprehension task to teach students about bushfires, or to use as an example of a natural disaster. An answer sheet for teachers is provided.

  NSW Curriculum alignment

  Victorian Curriculum alignment

  Australian Curriculum alignment

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  • A glossary has been added to the Year 3-4 version to assist the students in accessing some of the key vocabulary used in the comprehension text.

    Addition by Scott (Teach Starter) Aug 3rd, 2020

  • A Years 3-4 version has been added. Both versions acknowledge the bushfires of 2019 - 20.

    Addition by Paul (Teach Starter) Jan 15th, 2020

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