Quick summary: In this activity students will investigate the natural cycles of the Earth. They will take an in-depth look at one of the natural cycles and explore if humans are influencing it. Students communicate their findings back to the class.
- Students understand how the Earth has changed, how it continues to change, and the causes of some of the changes.
Australian Curriculum content description:
Year 10 Science
- Global systems, including the carbon cycle, rely on interactions involving the biosphere, lithosphere, hydrosphere and atmosphere (ACSSU189)
- Communicate scientific ideas and information for a particular purpose, including constructing evidence-based arguments and using appropriate scientific language, conventions and representations (ACSIS208)
Syllabus Outcomes: SC5-9WS, SC5-12ES.
This lesson was created in collaboration with Helifilms to support learning from the film.
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