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A day in the life of a soil scientist

Learn more about a soil scientist named Tim Overheu and his passion for soils and how we can keep them healthy.... Learn more

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Science
Technologies

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Video

Building a worm farm

This Junior Landcare guide shows how to create a worm farm at school. It links to the Australian curriculum at years 3 and... Learn more

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Geography
Health and Physical Education
Science
Technologies

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Website

Composting 101

Planet Natural's go-to guide for making nature's most rewarding soil amendment. Information on making your own compost and... Learn more

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Science

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Website

Cotton symptoms guide

A guide to symptoms of diseases and disorders in Australian cotton. Includes sections on symptoms, diseases, bio-security... Learn more

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Science
Technologies

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File

Creating a food garden

This Junior Landcare guide shows how to create a food garden at school. It links to the Australian curriculum at years 5... Learn more

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Health and Physical Education
Science
Technologies

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Website

Cumberland State Forest Tour Environmental Science

This lesson plan guides Year 11 Earth Science students through the Cumberland State Forest. The focus is on the local environment... Learn more

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Science

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Website

Determining the probability of a good day for sowing cotton

This resource encourages critical thinking and an understanding of conditional probability when used to determine the probability... Learn more

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Mathematics

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Website

Ever wondered where your jeans came from?

Nearly everyone has a pair of jeans in their wardrobe. It’s one of the world’s favourite cotton products, dating back to... Learn more

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Science
Technologies

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Website

Exploring Soils: A Hidden World Underground

Have you ever wondered what happens in the earth underneath us? James has, and he wants to learn more about soil. ... Learn more

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Science

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Website

Food Garden

We all need food to live, so let's learn how food grows. Resource available by purchase, consists of two series of books... Learn more

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Health and Physical Education
Science

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Activity

Fun on the farm

Students can learn about life on a cattle station through these interactive games. Navigation of of key responsibilities... Learn more

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Science

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Website

Navigating primary industries in to the 21st Century

This is a unit developed with a learning sequence about the environmental, economic and technological factors that influence... Learn more

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Geography

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Multiple

Pulses and the nitrogen cycle

This is a unit developed with a learning sequence about the nitrogen cycle investigating the soil and health benefit claims... Learn more

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Science

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Multiple

Rising Salt

This hard-copy unit includes a downloadable PDF resource and an assessment rubric. It encourages students to explore how... Learn more

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Science

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Work Sheet

Saving our Soils

A teacher guide designed to increase students' understanding of the importance of soil and its fundamental role in supporting... Learn more

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Science

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File

Soil in food chains

A 22 page colour teacher guide to extend student understanding of food chains and the interconnectedness of the natural world.... Learn more

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Science

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Multiple

Soil in the urban environment

A pdf teacher guide to assist students explore the chemical reactions of pH, salinity, sodicity (dispersion) and corrosion... Learn more

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Science

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Multiple

Soil science careers

This pdf teacher guide provides an activity about soil science careers to augment relevant existing lessons in a work program.... Learn more

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Science

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Multiple

Sustainability Study Guide - Biodiversity

Australian cattle and sheep farmers are developing ways to minimise their environmental footprint and improve the health... Learn more

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Science

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Website

Sustainable Agriculture - Farm Regeneration

Teacher guide, student actvities and accompanying video encourages students to investigate sustainable farming methods used... Learn more

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Technologies

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Multiple

Sustainable Agriculture - Water Management

This teacher guide, student activities and accompanying video focus on the water management and liveability elements of a... Learn more

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Geography

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Multiple

Target 100 website - industry initiatives

Research and development projects that the cattle and sheep industry commissions Australian universities and research organisations... Learn more

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Geography
Science
Technologies

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Website

The Importance of Soil for Growing Great Grain

Insights, activities, practical and reporting to engage geography students. Includes: soils of Australia; soil horizons;... Learn more

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Geography

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Multiple

The Science of Living Soils

Insights, reviews and practicals to engage science and agriculture students. Includes: nematode populations; soil health;... Learn more

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Science

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File