Get your students engaged in Australian geography with these lapbook activities and fact sheets. Designed to compliment the Year 3 Australian HASS curriculum, these activities are a great way to revise student understanding and consolidate learning on Australia’s States and Territories, while giving your students practise at researching and note-taking.
This Lapbook compliments the following Australian Curriculum Year 3 Geography content descriptor:
– The representation of Australia as states and territories and as Countries/Places of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples; and major places in Australia, both natural and human (ACHASSK066)
Included in this Lapbook:
✴ Mapping activity – Students use the map included in this resource to locate and label the States and Territories, including their capital cities. Labels to cut and glue are included or you may choose to have your students write the names on the map themselves.
✴ State and Territory Factwheels – Students use the fact sheets included in this resource to discover various facts about each State and Territory. Students will learn about the slogan, capital city, population size, land area, fauna and flora, climate and landmarks of each State and Territory.
✴ Fact Sheets – The answers to each of the sections on the Factwheels can be found in the fact sheets provided in this resource. These fact sheets are jam packed with interesting information that children will find engaging. They are easy to read and comprehend.
Take a look at some of the great feedback for this resource:
“A fantastic resource. The students loved putting this booklet together.”
“Very informative and covers absolutely all areas, must have … many thanks”
“My class had the most fun completing these activities. Great researching practice.”
“My students loved these lapbooks! a great resource – thanks”
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How do you assemble a lapbook?
Instructions on how to assemble a lapbook are included in the preview of this resource and is also included with the resource upon purchase.
Can I share this resource with my teaching partner?
No. This product is for personal use only. Multiple licences are available for use among more than one person.
On what size paper is this resource best printed?
This resource is designed to be printed on A4 sized paper. To fit other paper sizes, ensure you hit ‘fit to page’ before printing.
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