All Around You, Local Biodiversity is a Year 2 Science Unit focusing on local biodiversity. The unit is closely aligned with the Curriculum into the Classroom (C2C) Year 2 Unit 3 Good to Grow, and developed by the Sunshine Coast QESSI Hub for Sunshine Coast Council’s Living Smart Program
Please note the curriculum linked resources on the Maroochy Waterwatch website are in the original format (as produced for SCC by the QESSI HUB) , and are currently being reviewed and further formatted by the Sunshine Coast Council, ready for launch and inclusion on the Living Smart website in 2014.
In a recent local survey eighty-six per cent of teachers asked for assistance with local biodiversity knowledge in order to provide locally relevant environmental information to their students. The following links will take you to a wealth of information about the environment all around you…..local native species, biodiversity, ecosystems.
TEACHING RESOURCES and BACKGROUND INFORMATION
- Essential Local Biodiversity knowledge for Teachers
- Key Local Species Information – SHEET B
- Nature Displays
COMPLETE UNIT DOCUMENTS