This unit will investigate how daily and seasonal changes in our environment affect everyday life. The unit has been created to support the Foundation Year of the Australian Curriculum Science - Earth and Space Sciences strand.

Students will begin the unit by learning about the different types of weather and how to record the weather. They will look at various activities suited to different weather conditions and the appropriate clothing to wear. Students will conduct weather experiments, learn about sun safety and enjoy activities in windy weather. 

10 x 1 hour lessons
Cross curriculum
41x resources/worksheets
Overview

Students will:

  • Learn about the different types of weather.
  • Investigate how weather affects different activities.
  • Understand that there are four seasons and the affects these have on living things.
     
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