The Benefits of Using Public Transport

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  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • Year 5 - 8
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Geography
  • Civics and Citizenship
  • Environmental
  • Citizen Science
  • Climate Change
  • Conservation
  • Sustainability
  • Social
  • Physical Health
  • Social Action
  • Social and Emotional Learning
  • Economic
  • Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
  • Systems Thinking
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Video summary

Students discover how using public transportation can reduce carbon emissions and contribute to creating more sustainable and livable communities.

Curriculum Mapping

Australian Curriculum (v9.0) Years 7

  • Strategies used to enhance the liveability of a place, including for young people, the aged or those with a disability, drawing on studies such as those from Australia or Europe (AC9HG7K08)

Relevant parts of Year 7 Geography achievement standards: By the end of Year 7, students describe how the characteristics of places are perceived and valued differently by people. They describe the importance of environment to people. They describe the features of a distribution. They explain the interconnections between people places and environments and describe how these interconnections change places or environments. Students describe a response or strategy to address a geographical phenomenon or challenge.

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