Kids begin to engage in ocean conservation efforts by considering their connection to the ocean. This activity is a great one to do together as a family.
Lesson guides and printables
- Access to the film Blueback
- A device capable of accessing the internet
- A device capable of creating audiovisual recordings, such as an iPad or camera (optional)
- Art supplies (optional)
- Writing materials
This lesson is designed to build students’ competencies in the following skills:
- Critical thinking
Ideal for: Ages 9 - 15
Time required: 30+ minutes
Learning@Home from Cool Australia
Learning@Home resources are designed for parents to use with children in the home environment, or for children to complete on their own. They can be used as stand alone activities or built into existing curriculum-aligned learning programs and are ideal for remote or independent learning.
Minderoo Foundation is proud to be the education partner for the film adaption of Tim Winton’s best-selling book, Blueback.
Related professional learning
Quick summary: Open your students’ minds to how different systems – environmental, social and economic – are connected.