GEOWORLD 8 AUSTRALIAN CURRICULUM EBOOK
This is a purchase for an online product - you will receive in the mail a code for 'student access' (valid for fifteen months) for the GeoWorld 8 interactive eBook and digital student support at Macmillan's digital home OneStopDigital. Al...Show more...
- ISBN: 9781420232714
- Publication Date: 2013
- Publisher: Macmillan
- Product Type: Ebook
- Shipping Info
This is a purchase for an online product - you will receive in the mail a code for 'student access' (valid for fifteen months) for the GeoWorld 8 interactive eBook and digital student support at Macmillan's digital home OneStopDigital. Alternatively you can purchase direct access using your credit card, and avoid the delivery fee.
The digital content includes:
an interactive eBook version of the text, linked to supporting resources, accessible on any device
a markbook, allowing students to join a virtual class and foster teamwork and collaboration
up-to-date YouTube and web links for quick and easy access to information.
Specifically written for the Australian Curriculum: Geography, GeoWorld comprehensively covers the Geographical Knowledge and Understanding, and Geographical Inquiry and Skills strands.
This energetic text focuses on 7 key concepts stipulated in the curriculum: place, space, environment, interconnection, sustainability, scale and change. Inquiry-based activities assist students develop an appreciation of different perspectives in geographical knowledge, an understanding of ethical research principles, experience in teamwork, and critical and creative thinking.
The fresh approach to study in GeoWorld will equip students with general skills and capabilities that can be applied in daily life and at work. The student-centred content is embedded with three cross-curriculum priorities throughout, and is well supported by a wealth of engaging resources that provide a sense of place.
powerful images and succinct introductions instantly hook students’ attention
strong emphasis on geographical inquiry method and skills
the latest geographical data and issues
student-centred, with clear language and easy-to-use double-page spreads with vivid images, maps and creative info-graphics.
Unit 1: Landforms and Landscapes
Landscapes and landforms
Causes, impacts and management of geomorphic hazards
Human causes of landscape degradation
Valuing landscapes and sustainable management
Unit 2: Reshaping Nations
Urbanisation: Causes and consequences
Australia and USA
Internal and international migration
Changing distribution of population in China
Management and planning
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