Australian Geographic Geography: Custodians of the Land
- ISBN-13: 9781925695007
Imprint: AUSTRALIAN GEOGRAPHIC
- Author: Australian Geographic
- Price: AUD 24.95
- Stock: 1983 in stock
- Availability: Order will be despatched as soon as possible.
- Local release date: 05/02/2019
- Format: Hardback (272mm X 210mm) 32 pages Weight: 440g
- Categories: Educational: Geography [YQG]
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) people are the first inhabitants of Australia – there were once more than 500 Indigenous ‘nations’ across the continent. ATSI people have a strong understanding of the land and its animal inhabitants, which they used to decide where to live. In this book, students will investigate how Indigenous knowledge and practices are linked to sustainable use of resources and how their ways of living were influenced by their environment.
Welcome to Country
Movement across australia
Alpine country: Ngarigo
Rainforest country: KuKu Yalanji
Desery country: Arrernte
Savannah country: Jawoyn
Riverine country: Wiradjuri
Changing with the seasons
Australian Geographic presents a new curriculum-based geography series for grade 4-6, following in the successful steps of the AG Science and History series. These sturdy hardcover books comprehensively cover three main syllabus points for each grade with clear, detailed explanations and graphics. Each book also integrates with the cross-curriculum priorities of sustainability, Australia’s relationship with Asia and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.
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