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The Science of Living Soils

In this resource, students are tasked with assessing the health of a range of soils using nematodes and bacterial populations as an indicator of biological health.... Learn more

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Science

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file

Investigate: Soils

This stage 3 science and technology investigation is aimed at introducing your students to the value and complexity of soils.... Learn more

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Science
Technology

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activity,website

Soils workbook

This resource provides engaging authentic learning activities to develop and challenge student understanding of the concept based around the Tocal virtual farm resource. This resource addresses the NSW Agriculture Syllabus Stage 6 Farm Case study outcomes, with cross curricular connections.... Learn more

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Business
Science
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multi

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

The Science of Living Soils

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

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Science

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file

Saving our Soils

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

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Science

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file

Understanding dispersive soils

A 17mb downloadable pdf file suitable for years 9 & 10. This digital book is about dispersive soils and their management in Queensland. Dispersion is most commonly linked to sodicity – a natural feature of our soils affecting up to 45% of the state. Soi... Learn more

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Geography
Science

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file

The Importance of Soil for Growing Great Grain

Using exploration of the environment and ICT, this resource engages students in soils, geological data and the importance of soil health and monitoring to Australian crop production.... Learn more

SUBJECT

Geography

TYPE

file

Creative Sustainability – Exploring Permaculture

n these lessons, students will explore permaculture design, and discover ways that they can incorporate permaculture into their own designs. Students will be introduced to the ethics at the core of permaculture and examine a real-world permaculture case s... Learn more

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Technology

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multi

Farm Case Study Workbook

This resource includes a question booklet and suggested answer section covering the NSW Ag Stage 6 Preliminary Farm Case Study.... Learn more

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Business
Science
Technology

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Calendar of Operations

This resource includes a question booklet and suggested answer section covering the NSW Ag Stage 6 Preliminary Farm Case Study and HSC syllabus requirements.... Learn more

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Business
Science
Technology

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multi

Methods of agricultural record keeping

This resource includes a question booklet and suggested answer section covering the NSW Ag Stage 6 Preliminary Farm Case Study and HSC syllabus requirements. The resource is designed to be used as an actvity and learning booklet to investigate the many t... Learn more

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Business
Science
Technology

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multi