Living Things and Their External Features Unit Plan

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10 x lessons | Suitable for years: 1

This Biological Sciences unit covers a range of concepts relating to living things, such as their external features and the places in which their needs are met.

It consists of 9 lessons of approximately 60 minutes duration.

The sequence of lessons and suggested time frames should be regarded as a guide only; teachers should pace lessons in accordance with the individual learning needs of their class.

An assessment task for monitoring student understanding of the unit objectives is included and will require an additional lesson.

Teachers are encouraged to collect samples of students’ work throughout the unit to add to a learning portfolio. These can also be used to assess students’ understanding of the unit objectives.

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  • Kylie Dow

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