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  • eBook Order #: CCP5755
  • Print Book Order #: CC5755
  • Both eBook & Print Book Order #: CC+P5755
  • ISBN13: 978-1-55319-313-5
  • Grades: 5, 6, 7, 8
  • Reading Level: 3-4
  • Total Pages: 60
  • Author: Irene Evagelelis/David McAleese

  • Highlights:

    • Tasmania & New Zealand
    • Aboriginal People
    • The Great Barrier Reef
    • Moving with Monorails
    • The Australian Outback
    • Globe View Map
    • Major Population Map

    Go down under and escape to a whole new world in Australia.

    Take a vacation and visit the many islands that make up the Melanesian region. Find the exact location of 10 cities in Australia using their latitude and longitude coordinates. Examine the unique wildlife species Australia's island continent has to offer. Research and collect facts about the Great Barrier Reef using the Undersea Organizer. Explore the largest ports in Australia, like Sydney and Melbourne, and complete a web graphic organizer with the information collected. Record information about Australia's regions found in the Queensland and New South Wales territories. Take a look at the primary roads and highways that go through Australia. Aligned to your State Standards and the Five Themes of Geography, additional maps, crossword, word search, comprehension quiz and answer key are also included.

    Customer Reviews

    Based on 5 reviews
    Speights Specialty Shop

    Great way to introduce unit!!!

    S. MacDonald

    Goes well with the five themes of Geography.

    C. Bowen

    Perfect! I know it says 5th grade, but I used them in 3rd during our countries around the world unit!

    M Westhaver

    Excellent addition to the chapter in our social studies on Australia.

    Todd Coolidge

    Easy to follow. Engaging. Sparks some good discussion.

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