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Content description ACSSU032

Science / Year 2 / Science Understanding / Earth and space sciences
Content description
Earth’s resources, including water, are used in a variety of ways
Elaborations
  1. identifying the Earth’s resources including water, soil and minerals, and describing how they are used in the school
  2. describing how a resource such as water is transferred from its source to its point of use
  3. considering what might happen to humans if there were a change in a familiar available resource, such as water
  4. identifying actions at school such as turning off dripping taps, that can conserve resources
Cross-curriculum priorities
  • http://vocabulary.curriculum.edu.au/crossCurriculum/3
    Sustainability
General capabilities
  • Literacy
  • Critical and creative thinking
  • Ethical Understanding