It is estimated there are 435,000-510,000 undiscovered species in Australia. 45% of the land and over 90% of our marine areas have never been comprehensively surveyed by scientists, leaving a massive gap in our knowledge of Australia’s biodiversity and the impacts of land use. Bush Blitz is a project aiming to categorise as many plant and animal ... Read more »

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. Backyard Bush Blitz – Important Roles In An Ecosystem – Year 9
    Backyard Bush Blitz – Important Roles In An Ecosystem – Year 9
  2. Backyard Bush Blitz – Adaptations – Year 9
    Backyard Bush Blitz – Adaptations – Year 9
  3. Backyard Bush Blitz – Adopt An Insect – Year 9
    Backyard Bush Blitz – Adopt An Insect – Year 9
  4. Backyard Bush Blitz – Events Impacting Biodiversity – Year 9
    Backyard Bush Blitz – Events Impacting Biodiversity – Year 9