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Geography NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum Stage 4 Year 7&8 (digital)

Geography NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum Stage 4 Year 7&8 (digital)
AUTHOR(S):
Kate Thompson (Series Editor)
REGION:
New South Wales
LEVELS:
Year 7 / Year 8
SUBJECT AREA:
Geography
ISBN:
9781108712026
PUBLICATION DATE:
02/06/2016
Price:   AUD $59.95
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Foster curiosity, understanding and respect for the places, environments and people of our world.

Developed as two separate stage books to provide the flexibility to teach content over either year level, Geography NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum caters for the range of learning styles and abilities in New South Wales classrooms without sacrificing
depth and quality of content.

  • Provides an inquiry-based approach to support the study of geography, with complete coverage of the NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum.
  • Helps students become informed, responsible and active citizens as they explore and question key concepts and apply essential skills and tools to study the places, peoples, cultures and environments that make up our world.
  • Written by highly experienced teachers and renowned academics from across Australia. Series Editor, Kate Thompson, offers extensive experience and an understanding of what works in NSW classrooms.
  • The included Interactive Textbook offers additional content, together with a host of rich media resources and interactive activities, to bring the study of geography to life.

Winner 2016 AGTA Awards: Best Middle School Geography Resource Years 7-10
Shortlisted 2017 EPAA Awards: Secondary Teaching Resource  


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Watch our workshop "Understanding the new Geography NSW Curriculum" presented by Rex Cooke and Christina Keighran

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The downloadable PDF version of the student text enables students to take notes, highlight key passages, and bookmark pages. It is downloaded from Cambridge GO using the unique 16-character code that is included with the purchase of the Print Textbook and the Interactive Textbook.
Interactive Textbook 2 year
Interactive Textbook 2 year
The online version of the student text delivers a host of interactive features to enhance the teaching and learning experience of the student text. It is accessed online through Cambridge GO using a unique 16-character code supplied with the Print Textbook, or available for purchase separately as a digital-only option.

Topic 1 Landscapes and Landforms

1 Landscapes and landforms

2 Value of landscapes and landforms

3 Changing landscapes

4 Landscape management and protection

5 Investigating a contemporary geomorphic hazard

Topic 2 Place and Liveability

6 Influences and perceptions

7 Access to services and facilities

8 Environmental quality

9 Community

10 Enhancing liveability

Topic 3 Water in the World

11 Water resources

12 The water cycle

13 Australia’s water resources

14 Water scarcity and water management

15 The value of water

16 Investigating a contemporary natural hazard

Topic 4 Interconnections

17 Personal connections

18 Technology

19 Trade

20 Production and consumption

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Foster curiosity, understanding and respect for the places, environments and people of our world.

Developed as two separate stage books to provide the flexibility to teach content over either year level, Geography NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum caters for the range of learning styles and abilities in New South Wales classrooms without sacrificing
depth and quality of content.

Winner 2016 AGTA Awards: Best Middle School Geography Resource Years 7-10
Shortlisted 2017 EPAA Awards: Secondary Teaching Resource 


Hear more about the series from one of our authors


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Kate Thompson (Series Editor)

is the head teacher of secondary studies at Aurora College and lecturer to postgraduate students studying Master of Teaching/Education at the Australian Catholic University. Kate was awarded a NSW Premier’s Teacher Scholarship in addition to an Outstanding Professional Service Award. She has worked in curriculum development, advisory and support roles, has developed HSC exams at the Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards NSW (BOSTES) and is passionate about engaging students, using technology to support learning, differentiation and improving literacy.

She is a keen geographer, having taught it for 15 years and seeks out interesting case studies and fieldwork opportunities.