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Questioning

Based on the Australian Curriculum, Questioning in F-6/7 HASS Year 4 includes:

  • ACHASSI073 Pose questions to investigate people, events, places and issues

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    International Holiday at Five Wonders Theme Park – Inquiry Project

    A inquiry project where students study the Five Wonders Theme Park stimulus poster while inquiring about an international city.

    Teach Starter Publishing 11 pages Grades: 4 - 6
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    Student Lunch Box Audit Worksheet

    An investigation that will have students calculating the waste produced from their lunch boxes, creating a plan of action to reduce their waste and reflecting on their results.

    Teach Starter Publishing 6 pages Grades: 4 - 6
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    Classroom Energy Audit Worksheet

    An investigation that will have students observing the energy usage in their classroom and proposing action to reduce energy waste.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Grades: 4 - 6
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    Waste Management Investigation - How Much Waste Do We Throw Away?

    A practical investigation related to sustainable waste management.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grades: 3 - 6
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    Water Wastage Investigation - How Much Water is Lost to Leaks?

    A practical investigation related to sustainable resource use.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Grades: 3 - 6
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    The Natural Environment of Africa - Inquiry Task

    An inquiry task focusing on the natural environment of the grasslands of Africa.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grade: 4
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    The Natural Environment of South America - Inquiry Task

    An inquiry task focusing on the natural environment of the Amazon rainforest in South America.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Grade: 4
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    Develop a Habitat - Garden Project

    A project-based assessment task for students to demonstrate their understanding of how habitats can be preserved and protected in and around where people live.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grades: 3 - 6
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    Survival Tips Inquiry Task

    An inquiry-based assessment task for students to demonstrate their understanding of how vegetation is used across Australia by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in a variety of different ways.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grades: 3 - 6
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    Australian History Timeline

    A worksheet for students to record information about four significant Australian events.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 3 - 6
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    Sustaining Our World Unit Plan

    This Geography unit addresses concepts surrounding the sustainable use and management of natural resources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 141 pages Grade: 4
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    How Much Waste Do We Throw Away?

    An inquiry-based assessment task in which students will apply waste management strategies to reduce classroom waste.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Grade: 4 60 mins
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    Sustainable Water Use

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will investigate sustainable water use.

    Teach Starter Publishing 6 pages Grade: 4 60 mins
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    The Continents of Africa and South America Unit Plan

    This Geography unit addresses the topographical features and the natural environment of the continents of Africa and South America.

    Teach Starter Publishing 218 pages Grade: 4
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    The Natural Environment of South America - Inquiry Task

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will demonstrate their understanding of the natural environment of South America through an open-ended inquiry.

    Teach Starter Publishing 16 pages Grade: 4 60 mins
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    The Natural Environment of Africa - Inquiry Task

    A 60-minute lesson in which students will demonstrate their understanding of the natural environment of Africa through an open-ended inquiry.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Grade: 4 60 mins
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    Where in the World?

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will revise world geography.

    Teach Starter Publishing 89 pages Grade: 4 60 mins
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    The Importance of Environments Unit Plan

    This Geography unit addresses the importance of environments to animals and people and the ways in which they can be protected.

    Teach Starter Publishing 249 pages Grade: 4
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    The Importance of Environments - Inquiry Task

    An inquiry-based assessment task in which students will demonstrate their understanding of the importance of their local environment.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Grade: 4 60 mins
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    Vegetation and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore the significance of vegetation endemic to the survival of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Grade: 4 60 mins
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    The Importance of Environments

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will be introduced to the importance of environments.

    Teach Starter Publishing 16 pages Grade: 4 60 mins
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    The First Fleet and the British Colonisation of Australia Unit Plan

    This History unit covers a range of concepts relating to the stories of the First Fleet; including reasons for the journey, who travelled to Australia, their experiences following arrival and the impact colonisation had on Indigenous Australians.

    Teach Starter Publishing 98 pages Grade: 4
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    First Fleet Assessment Task

    An inquiry-based assessment task in which students will demonstrate an understanding of the people impacted by the arrival of the First Fleet.

    Teach Starter Publishing 6 pages Grade: 4 60 mins
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    Impact of Colonisation on Indigenous Australians

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify the impact a British colony had on the Indigenous people of Australia.

    Teach Starter Publishing 87 pages Grade: 4 60 mins
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    Convict Life

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will understand the life of a convict transported to Australia.

    Teach Starter Publishing 77 pages Grade: 4 60 mins
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    Life in Britain During the 1700s

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will investigate life in Britain during the late 1700s.

    Teach Starter Publishing 49 pages Grade: 4 60 mins
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    The Age of Exploration, Discovery and Expansion Unit Plan

    This History unit covers a range of concepts relating to the early explorers of the Age of Exploration and the 'discovery' of Australia.

    Teach Starter Publishing 79 pages Grade: 4
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    Early Explorers Assessment Task

    An inquiry-based assessment task in which students will demonstrate an understanding of the Age of Exploration and how the journeys of explorers impacted upon other societies.

    Teach Starter Publishing 6 pages Grade: 4 60 mins
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    Spanish, Portuguese and Dutch Explorers

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify how the Spanish, Portuguese and Dutch explorers contributed to the European 'discovery' of Australia.

    Teach Starter Publishing 75 pages Grade: 4 60 mins
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    James Cook and His Voyage to Australia

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will investigate the significance of James Cook's voyage to Australia.

    Teach Starter Publishing 32 pages Grade: 4 60 mins
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    Chinese Exploration

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will investigate the exploration of the Chinese during the fifteenth century.

    Teach Starter Publishing 89 pages Grade: 4 60 mins
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    Terra Australis Incognita

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will understand why the fifteenth century was known as the Age of Exploration.

    Teach Starter Publishing 80 pages Grade: 4 60 mins