Get your students outside undertaking audits! This is a great way to collect baseline data for managing your schools resources efficiently. It is also a great way to engage your students in authentic learning that has real life application. These classroom audit lessons are designed to increase student learning outcomes, specifically through numer... Read more »

Tuning in

A tuning in activity helps students to define and focus on the issues they will be dealing with in the unit of work.

  1. AuSSI Ecological Footprint – Primary
    AuSSI Ecological Footprint – Primary

Finding Out

Students will need to obtain more information about the issues they are going to investigate. They can identify questions of interest and research these either in small groups or on their own. Once information is gathered, it can be shared using chosen communication methods e.g. short presentations. Students can continue finding out by completing a range of investigations, including gathering data. They use appropriate methods to present and communicate what they have found out.

  1. AuSSI Energy Audit – Upper Primary
    AuSSI Energy Audit – Upper Primary
  2. AuSSI Waste Audit – Upper Primary
    AuSSI Waste Audit – Upper Primary
  3. AuSSI Litter Audit – Upper Primary
    AuSSI Litter Audit – Upper Primary
  4. AuSSI Biodiversity Audit – Upper primary
    AuSSI Biodiversity Audit – Upper primary
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  9. AuSSI Native Animal Identification – Upper Primary
    AuSSI Native Animal Identification – Upper Primary
  10. AuSSI Water Use Audit – Upper Primary
    AuSSI Water Use Audit – Upper Primary
  11. AuSSI Stormwater Audit – Upper Primary
    AuSSI Stormwater Audit – Upper Primary
  12. AuSSI Transport Audit – Upper Primary
    AuSSI Transport Audit – Upper Primary
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  17. AuSSI Energy Audit – Lower Primary
    AuSSI Energy Audit – Lower Primary
  18. AuSSI Biodiversity Audit – Lower primary
    AuSSI Biodiversity Audit – Lower primary
  19. AuSSI Native Animal Identification – Lower Primary
    AuSSI Native Animal Identification – Lower Primary
  20. AuSSI Waste Audit – Lower Primary
    AuSSI Waste Audit – Lower Primary
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  25. AuSSI Litter Audit – Lower Primary
    AuSSI Litter Audit – Lower Primary
  26. AuSSI Water Use Audit – Lower primary
    AuSSI Water Use Audit – Lower primary
  27. AuSSI Stormwater Audit – Lower Primary
    AuSSI Stormwater Audit – Lower Primary
  28. AuSSI Transport Audit – Lower Primary
    AuSSI Transport Audit – Lower Primary

Additional Activities for this Unit of Work

These activities are not part of this unit of work, however they may be useful as additions if you have the time.