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Teacher Home Page - FUSE - Department of Education and Early Childhood Development

Teacher Home Page - FUSE - Department of Education and Early Childhood Development | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it
FUSE is a Department of Education and Early Childhood Development (Victoria, Australia) digital repository and sharing space. It contains websites, images, video, audio, interactives, documents and other rich media types with all resources tagged according to school audience.
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Check out the question generator- a great way to explore and develop inquiry questions!
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Check out the question generator- a great way to explore and develop  inquiry questions

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Asia Map Puzzle

Free - The countries and capitals of Asia are easy and fun to learn with our map puzzle. Use it as a quiz to test your (or your children’s) knowledge of the world.

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Year 7–8 Geography: Damming the Yangtze at Three Gorges | Asia Education Foundation

Year 7–8 Geography: Damming the Yangtze at Three Gorges | Asia Education Foundation | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it
This module is about the controversy surrounding the Three Gorges Dam and the impact it has had on the Chinese people and environment.
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Year 7/8 AC Geography unit of work: Yangtze

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Year 6 Geography: Connecting to Asia | Asia Education Foundation

Year 6 Geography: Connecting to Asia | Asia Education Foundation | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it
This module looks at the connections between Australian companies and organisations and countries in the Asia region. Students will explore why Australia trades and connects with Asia and what skills Australians require to work effectively with their counterparts.
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Year 6 AC Geography unit of work: Connecting to Asia

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Year 3 Geography: Images of Indonesia | Asia Education Foundation

Year 3 Geography: Images of Indonesia | Asia Education Foundation | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it
This module looks at housing and shopping in Indonesia through the eyes of a young Indonesian boy, Devon. Students will gain insight into the diversity of life in Indonesia through Devon’s story.
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Year 3 AC Geography unit of work: Images of Indonesia

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Foundation Geography: Special places | Asia Education Foundation

Foundation Geography: Special places | Asia Education Foundation | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it
This module looks at the countries found in the Asia region and explores a range of places in China, Japan, India and Indonesia that are special to the people who live there. Students explore maps of the Asia region, including Australia's, identifying key countries. They examine significant places for the people of China, Japan, India and Indonesia, exploring their similarities and differences and how they are cared for.
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AC Foundation Year - Special Places

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Learn, teach and collaborate using digital resources to support the Australian Curriculum

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Geography | Asia Education Foundation

Geography | Asia Education Foundation | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it
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Fantastic Curriculum Resource for all areas of the Australian Curriculum. Provides detailed unit plans, links, videos, etc.

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Towards Livable Communities in Japan? Population Decline and the Changing Context of Place-making :: JapanFocus

Towards Livable Communities in Japan? Population Decline and the Changing Context of Place-making :: JapanFocus | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it
The Asia-Pacific Journal: Japan Focus. In-depth critical analysis of the forces shaping the Asia-Pacific . . . and the world.

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Year 7 Australian Curriculum: Geography

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Managing urbanization and creating an inclusive city

"This article discusses the problem of overcrowding in Indonesia's capital city Jakarta and the how the government is dealing with the issue."

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Year 7 Australian Curriculum: Geography

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Asia: Population Statistics & Maps of the Major Cities, Agglomerations & Administrative Divisions for all Countries in Asia

Asia: Population Statistics & Maps of the Major Cities, Agglomerations & Administrative Divisions for all Countries in Asia | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it
Population statistics and maps of the major cities, agglomerations and administrative divisions for all countries in Asia.

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Year 6 Australian Curriculum: Geography

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Worldmapper: The world as you've never seen it before

"Maps and animations showing a range of demographics."


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Year 6 Australian Curriculum: Geography

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NOVA | Build a Rice Paddy

NOVA | Build a Rice Paddy | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it
See how farmers have traditionally constructed elegant and sturdy terraces for growing rice.

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Year 7 Geography: Why dam the Mekong River? | Asia Education Foundation

Year 7 Geography: Why dam the Mekong River? | Asia Education Foundation | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it
This module explores the mighty Mekong River, its path through six countries, and the wealth it brings. It explores the effect that damming has on the Mekong.
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Year 7 AC Geography unit of work: Why Dam the Mekong River?

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Year 6 Geography: Seeing beyond Asia | Asia Education Foundation

Year 6 Geography: Seeing beyond Asia | Asia Education Foundation | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it
This module looks at country-specific data and interactive maps and graphs to achieve an appreciation for the diversity of the countries that make up 'Asia'.
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Year 6 AC Geography unit of work: Seeing Beyond Asia

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Year 6 Geography: Australia-Malaysia connections | Asia Education Foundation

Year 6 Geography: Australia-Malaysia connections | Asia Education Foundation | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it
In this learning sequence students explore the many connections between Australia and Malaysia. They will analyse the importance of these connections in light of the importance of the concept of the Asian Century.
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Year 6 AC Geography unit of work: Australia-Malaysia

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Year 5 Geography: Life in a floating village | Asia Education Foundation

Year 5 Geography: Life in a floating village | Asia Education Foundation | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it
This module is about how Cambodian people have adapted to seasonal floods. Students collect images about the Tonle Sap lake and inhabitants daily lives and write a day in the life diary.
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Year 5 AC Geography unit of work: Life in a Floating Village

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The Australian Curriculum v5.2 Geography: Rationale

The Australian Curriculum v5.2 Geography: Rationale | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it
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The Australian Curriculum sets out the core knowledge, understanding, skills and general capabilities important for all Australian students. It describes the learning entitlement of students as a foundation for their future learning, growth and active participation in the Australian community. It makes clear what all young Australians should learn as they progress through schooling. It is the foundation for high quality teaching to meet the needs of all Australian students.

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Home | Global Education

Home | Global Education | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it
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Global education emphasises the unity and interdependence of human society, developing a sense of self and appreciation of cultural diversity, affirmation of social justice and human rights, as well as building peace and actions for a sustainable future in different times and places.

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monsoon

monsoon | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it
Encyclopedic entry. A monsoon is a seasonal change in the direction of the prevailing, or strongest, winds of a region. Monsoons cause wet and dry seasons throughout much of the tropics.

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Year 7 Australian Curriculum: Geography

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Documentary - Tokyo Megacities

"Exploring the megacity of Tokyo."

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Year 7 Australian Curriculum: Geography

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Megacities Jakarta

"Future planning for the megacity of Jakarta."


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Year 7 Australian Curriculum: Geography

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Transport planning in Jakarta...

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Population by country - Thematic Map - Asia

Population by country - Thematic Map - Asia | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it

"Interactive map showing population figures."


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Year 6 Australian Curriculum

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East Asia's Geography

East Asia's Geography | Australian Curriculum Geography | Scoop.it

"Case studies of human activity impact on the environment in East Asia."


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Year 6 Australian Curriculum: Geography

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