Habitats & Animal Interactions

YEAR GROUPS: Kindy, Pre Primary, year 1, year 10, year 2, year 4, year 5, year 6, year 8
CURRICULUM TOPICS: Biological Sciences, Physical Sciences, STEM, The Arts

Activity Sheet -  Wavemaker Challenge

Students investigate 'What makes the sound of an ocean wave?' First, we’ll explore materials to see which ones can make a loud sound, then you’ll create a wavemaker shaker by trying out ideas, and then improve it by trying out more!

Reference material -  AQWA Ultimate Coral Guide

Coral reefs are different. They are underwater cities of the sea. A bustling ecosystem made by animals, for animals. Plunge into this reference guide and surface with a broad understanding of these unusual animals and the intricate ecosystem they create.

Classroom Activity -  Ocean Homes

Classroom extension sheet building on the concepts of habitat and diversity.

Teacher resource -  Reef Roles

Information on how animals interact on a coral reef to support classroom investigation of the topic 'Living things depend on each other and the environment to survive'.

Themed excursions

The ultimate excursion experience. Whole schools or multi-stream year groups can enjoy a full day of engaging curriculum themed activities, with extra time to explore and exclusive use of our Function Centre.

Overnight Observer

year 3 - SPECIAL EVENT

Overnight Observer is a series of sleepovers just for Year 3! Students will observe sunset, sunrise and everything that happens in between while exploring marine diversity, classification and more!

Meet an Author

Pre Primary, year 1, year 2

This exclusive full-day experience is a literary adventure that your students will love!

Under Construction

year 5, year 6

Students embark on a quest to build an underwater city. They learn from the masters of ocean architecture (corals) then put their skills to the test in a series of design challenges.

Queen Celine

Pre Primary, year 1, year 2

Immerse yourself in this stunning picture book exhibition and workshop brought to you by The Literature Centre.

Ocean Orchestra

year 1, year 2, year 3, year 4, year 5, year 6

Students meet the creatures of a coral reef to discover that all creatures are different and this is what makes them special. We’ll also introduce who does what, and why each creature is important, in a thriving city of the sea.

Different by Design

Pre Primary, year 1, year 2, year 3, year 4, year 5, year 6 - SPECIAL EVENT

Celebrate science week with a day of discovery and investigation.

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School Shark Sleepovers (All Years)

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