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Australian States and Territories Series Set (7 titles) 35% Discount
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Published in 2020, the set contains one each of seven titles in the Australian States and Territories Series. Each title has 12 chapters aligned to key curriculum content areas, including Science as a Human Endeavour, and Cross-curriculum Priorities (Indigenous Australians; Sustainability, Asian Neighbours). One key theme in each book is: Australia's marine life and habitats in the ocean, rivers and lakes.
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Order any of the 7 titles to buy as a 6-pack – ideal for guided nonfiction reading and student projects. PLUS free PDFs of colour activity/answer sheets for each of the 7 titles.
Australian States and Territories Series Features
Let’s Go to the Territories (Level 31+)
This vibrantly designed book covers all 10 territories – 3 mainland and 7 external territories, making it very comprehensive. Includes an image-based Aboriginal seasons chart for Kakadu National Park, showing how each of the 7 seasons mark changes in the climate and the environment.
Let’s Go to South Australia (Level 31+)
Chapter 6: Ports and peninsulas – purposes of ports, habitats and marine life
Chapter 7: Marine parks and peninsulas
Chapter 8: Migration of giant cuttlefish and whales – including a marine scientist who studies the giant cuttlefish
Chapter 9: Kangaroo Island and marine parks
Let’s Go to Tasmania (Level 31+)
Chapter 5: Tasman National Park (sea caves, sea cliffs); Freycinet National Park (wetlands, beaches, wildlife)
Chapter 7: Devonport, Bass Strait Maritime Centre; Tamar River – tourism, habitats and marine life
Chapter 8: Islands (Flinders, King, Bruny, Macquarie) and wildlife
Chapter 9: Renewable Energy: Water (hydro) and wind power (Hydro Tasmania case study)
Let’s Go to Victoria (Level 31+)
Chapter 3: Port Phillip Bay – wildlife, ferries, bridges and history
Chapter 6: Mornington Peninsula – marine life, beaches and sand sculptures
Chapter 7: Phillip Island penguins – including a wildlife park ranger interview
Let’s Go to New South Wales (Level 31+)
Chapter 2: Sydney Harbour and Darling Harbour – history, habitats
Chapter 6: Taronga Zoos – an interview with a wildlife officer who rehabilitates animals such as marine turtles
Chapter 7: Newcastle, Coffs Harbour, Byron Bay – habitats and marine life (beaches, wetlands)
Chapter 10: Murray-Darling Basin, Lord Howe Island Group – purposes, habitats and marine life
Let’s Go to Queensland New Edition (Level 22)
Chapter 2: Great Barrier Reef – tourism, habitats and marine life
Chapter 3: Fraser Island – tourism, habitats and marine life
Chapter 4: Sunshine Coast – tourism, habitats and marine life
Let’s Go to Western Australia (Level 31+)
Chapter 6: Wave Rock and waves
Chapter 9: Islands, lakes and rivers – habitats and marine life
Chapter 10: Shark Bay and Ningaloo Coast – world heritage sites
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