Rainforests

Learning Intention

Today we will be investigating the rainforest.

Success Criteria – you will know you have been successful

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# You can write a description of the tropical rainforest biome

# You can list the features and use images to show, what constitutes a tropical rainforest.

# You can research information about people living in tropical rainforests.

# You can identify interesting facts about the tropical rainforest.

# You can locate the areas on a map to show where the tropical rainforest regions are located around the world.

 

What is a rainforest?

Rainforest Information for Kids

Tropical Rainforests of the World

Ext – Tropical Rainforest Food webs

Rio Olympics 2016

Learning Intention

Today we are going to learn about the  Olympic Games 2016 which are being held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Success Criteria – you will know you have been successful when:

# You can design a uniform for your team to wear during an event.

# You can research information about the Olympic Games and answer questions.

# You can locate on a map; where in the world Rio de Janeiro?

# Research  facts and answer questions about Rio de Janeiro.

# You can design an Olympic medal.

# You can construct a relevant acrostic poem about the Winter Olympic Games.

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Aspiring Leaders

# You can research information about the Olympics and Rio de Janeiro.

# Identify the advantages and disadvantages of hosting the Olympics.

# You can write a speech about the Olympics

  • Introduce the selection process for an Olympic host city.
  • Describe the advantages and disadvantages of a city hosting the Olympics.
  • Summarise the impact of being an Olympic host city.

Channel 7 Olympics

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Brazil

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Rio – Official Site

Rio Facts

Rio Mascots 2016

Australian Team 2016