Now that’s a penguin


Biological Sciences – Ecosystems, Genetics, Living Things

Earth and Space Sciences – The Changing Earth

Additional: Careers, Technology

Concepts (South Australia):

Biological Sciences – Interdependence and Ecosystems, Diversity and Evolution, Form and Function

Earth and Space Sciences – The Earth’s Surface

Years: 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10

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Microfibres are polluting the Great Barrier Reef – Australia’s Science Channel

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Now that’s a penguin | Cosmos

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For Antarctic food webs, penguin poo is the gift that keeps | Cosmos

Word Count: 321

Prehistoric giant had a close Antarctic relative. This cool article would be suited to students in years 5, 6, 7, and 9 studying Biology or in year 4 studying Earth and Space Sciences. It would be particularly well suited to those in year 10 studying evolution as part of Biological Science.

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