Queensland dolphins intentionally beach themselves to trap food

Beached as bro! Dolphins in Queensland’s Fitzroy River chase fish onto muddy banks and beach themselves, before sliding back into the water. Use this article to demonstrate an application of specific adaptations and changing ecosystems to students in years 5, … Continued

Where the wild things are: As humans stay indoors, nature is emerging

As COVID-19 forces us to abandon public spaces and stay home, nature appears to be “reclaiming” the streets. This article provides a positive view of physical isolation by reporting the reduction of human impact on nature. It is suited to … Continued

Best of: The Changing Earth

Our best of series, published each week, collates our favourite and most popular resources around a single topic. This week: The Changing Earth for year 4 students studying Earth and Space Sciences. Australian Curriculum Code: ACSSU075 "Earth’s surface changes over … Continued

Plastic waste has trashed one of Australia’s most remote islands

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems, Lifecycles, Living Things Chemical Sciences - Chemical Reactions, Atoms, Solids/ Liquids/ Gases Earth and Space Sciences - Renewable/non-renewable resources, The Changing Earth Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems, … Continued

Chernobyl is now a hugely important wildlife refuge

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems, The Body, Genetics, Lifecycles, Living Things Chemical Sciences - Chemical Reactions, Atoms, Solids/ Liquids/ Gases, Particle Models Earth and Space Sciences - Renewable/non-renewable resources, Rocks, The Changing Earth Physical Sciences - Energy Additional: Careers Concepts … Continued

Rancheros del Jaguar

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems, Living Things Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems; Form and Function Years: 5, 6, 7, 9 Rancheros del Jaguar Video Length: 11.32m Scinema 2018 shortlisted film - In Sonora, … Continued