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Special Places Puzzles

Special Places Puzzles
Games & Activities
HASS Geography
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These puzzles are a terrific hands-on addition to your classroom when teaching students about special places. Each puzzle depicts an image of special places that will relate to students in your classroom.

Students can put them together before discussing what makes that place special to different people. Simply print, cut and laminate!
The fantastic resource can also double as an engaging writing prompt, to help your students think of different settings for their writing.

Suitable for
  • Fast Finishers
  • Relief Teachers
Lesson Structure
  • Individual Activity
  • Rotations / Group Work
  • Class Activity
Curriculum Codes


The features of familiar places they belong to, why some places are special and how places can be looked after

ACHASSK014 8.4

The representation of the location of places and their features on simple maps and models

ACHASSK015 8.4

The places people live in and belong to, their familiar features and why they are important to people

ACHASSK017 8.4

The reasons why some places are special to people, and how they can be looked after


Representation of the location of places and their features on maps and models, including a globe, and the location of the major geographical divisions of the world in relation to Australia


Reasons why some places are special and some places are important to people and how they can be looked after


Identify how people are connected to different places

GEe-1 old

Identifies places and develops an understanding of the importance of places to people

GEe-2 old

Communicates geographical information and uses geographical tools

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