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(30% Discount) Australian States and Territories Series Pack (42 books)
Australian States and Territories Series Pack contains: six copies of each of the seven titles in the Australian States and Territories Series.
Full Price = $486.00
30% discount price = $340.20 (Save $145.80)
PLUS Free PDFs of colourful activities/answers sheets for all 7 titles.
Each title aligns with key curriculum content areas, including Science as Human Endeavour as each books features many key people, such as Adelaide-born Andy Thomas, AO who was the first Australian to become a NASA astronaut.
Sustainability and Marine Content
Sustainability and Australia's marine life and habitats are featured in each book – chapters are listed below.
Let’s Go to South Australia (2020)
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 (2020)
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 (2020)
Chapter 3: Port Phillip Bay – wildlife, ferries, bridges
Chapter 6: Mornington Peninsula – marine life, beaches, sand dunes
Chapter 7: Phillip Island penguins – wildlife park ranger interview
Let’s Go to New South Wales (2020)
Chapter 2: Sydney Harbour and Darling Harbour – purposes, habitats
Chapter 6: Taronga Zoos – wildlife officer interview who rehabilitates a marine turtle
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 (end 2019)
Chapter 2: Great Barrier Reef – 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 (end 2019)
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
Let’s Go to the Territories (2020)
This book covers all 10 territories – 3 mainland and 7 external territories – and all chapters (except the ACT) feature marine life and environmental features.
Get 25% off single copies as well as 6-packs – free colour activities/answers sheets as PDFs support guided nonfiction reading.
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AUSTRALIA Thematic Book Pack (18 Titles)
Australian Vets in Very Valued Vets (NEW 2020)
Queensland sugar cane industry in Sugar, Natural or Added? (NEW EDITION 2021)