The lessons in this unit have been developed in partnership with Planet Ark. Planet Ark was established in 1992 and has grown to become one of Australia's most respected and trusted environmental organisations. Planet Ark runs several successful national campaigns that Cool Australia has created resources for: National Recycling Week - National... 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. National Recycling Week – I Have The Answer – NAPLAN Style Reading Practice – Years 3 & 4
    National Recycling Week – I Have The Answer – NAPLAN Style Reading Practice – Years 3 & 4
  2. National Recycling Week – Closing the Paper Recycling Loop – NAPLAN Style Narrative Writing Practice – Years 3 & 4
    National Recycling Week – Closing the Paper Recycling Loop – NAPLAN Style Narrative Writing Practice – Years 3 & 4
  3. National Recycling Week – Closing the Paper Recycling Loop – NAPLAN Style Persuasive Writing Practice – Years 3 & 4
    National Recycling Week – Closing the Paper Recycling Loop – NAPLAN Style Persuasive Writing Practice – Years 3 & 4
  4. National Recycling Week: Recycle Rescue – NAPLAN-Style Narrative Writing Practice – Year 5
    National Recycling Week: Recycle Rescue – NAPLAN-Style Narrative Writing Practice – Year 5
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  9. National Recycling Week – Can You Recycle a House? – NAPLAN Style Narrative Writing Practice – Years 5 & 6
    National Recycling Week – Can You Recycle a House? – NAPLAN Style Narrative Writing Practice – Years 5 & 6
  10. National Recycling Week – Closing the Paper Recycling Loop – NAPLAN Style Persuasive Writing Practice – Years 5 & 6
    National Recycling Week – Closing the Paper Recycling Loop – NAPLAN Style Persuasive Writing Practice – Years 5 & 6