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Take a walk in Zoe’s shoes

In this 2-page resource students review a cartoon about a boy from Australia visiting a girl in Zambia. Together they go and collect water. Students consider the differences in ability to access water,...

Myanmar Country Profile

This resource gives students a brief outline of Myanmar’s geography, people, history, economy, educational issues, and living conditions. It includes a map and a table comparing Australia and...

Give a man a fish

Students consider the Chinese proverb ‘Give a man a fish...’ through a series of poems by Cameron Semmens. They are then introduced to some strategies for addressing hunger and poor...

Philippines Country Profile

This resource gives students a brief outline of Philippines’ geography, people, history, economy, educational issues, and living conditions. It includes a map and a table comparing Australia and...

Exploring the rights of children

As part of discovering what it means to be a citizen, students learn that there are rights that apply to all children. Exploring a few of these rights, students develop their thinking skills by evaluating...

Why is clean water important?

Students explore the difference between clean and dirty water; how people use and access water, comparing Australia and Uganda; and develop a list of personal hygiene behaviours that rely on using clean...

What is climate change?

This resource outlines briefly: climate change; the difference between climate and weather; the main causes of climate change, its impacts, and its consequences for poor communities. This resource...

Interconnections and human wellbeing (Years 9, 10)

This chapter looks at an economic development strategy and addresses the Year 9 unit Exploring interconnections and the Year 10 unit Global geographies of human wellbeing. The case study explores the...

Vietnam Country Profile

This resource gives students a brief outline of Vietnam’s geography, people, history, economy, educational issues, and living conditions. It includes a map and a table comparing Australia and...

Different perspectives on the Pacific

Using a cartoon format, in this 1-page resource, students consider different perspectives on the Pacific. In small groups, they use this information to develop a plan for improving living conditions...