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Geography

Introduce the idea of Barnaby Bear going to Australia and watch this clip.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/barnabybear/stories/downunder

 

There are a couple of power points with information. These will help to identify the cities and also look at key landmarks.

 

This week we would like to focus on Australian cities around the coast. Look at a map of Australia (see pdf below).

Work together to identify Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Perth, Cairns and Brisbane.

Discuss the main reasons why people live near the coast.

 

 

Label the cities on a map of Australia (Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Perth, Cairns and Brisbane).

 

Label the Great Barrier Reef, Uluru (Ayres Rock) and the Oceans.