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The Natural Environment of Australia PowerPoint

Teach Starter Publishing
PowerPoint, PDF | 23 pages | Years: 3 - 6

A 23 slide editable PowerPoint template to use when introducing students to the climate, vegetation and animals of Australia.

Use this teaching presentation when exploring the natural environment of the continent of Australia with your students.

It addresses the following content:

  • the main climate zones of Australia (arid, tropical, temperate)
  • the primary vegetation types of Australia (deserts, semi-arid grasslands, tropical rainforests, tropical grasslands, eucalyptus forests)
  • the plant life that can be found within each vegetation type
  • the animals that live within each vegetation type.

This PowerPoint presentation includes:

  • informative slides
  • links to resources
  • whole class activities
  • independent tasks.


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  • Lauren Hinton

    It's missing polar and continental slide information...

    • Paul (Teach Starter)

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