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Literacy

YEAR GROUPS: Kindy, Pre Primary, year 1, year 2
CURRICULUM TOPICS: Biological Sciences, Critical and Creative Thinking, Literacy, STEM, The Arts

Classroom Activity -  What is a fish? – Write and Colour

This story explores the concept of what makes a fish a fish through humorously incorrect statements that reveal similarities and differences as you discover the features that all fish share.

Classroom Activity -  What is a fish? – Learning Links

Curriculum links and activities to complement our 'What is a Fish' storybook.

Classroom Resource -  Ocean Poems

Linking literacy activities to your study of the ocean.

Activity Sheet -  Bookweek – Take home and colour

Colour in and word sleuth activity sheet.

Activity Sheet -  Fold a Book

Follow the instructions to turn a piece of paper into a little booklet and then create your own underwater story.

Activities and Resources -  Kindy Classroom Activities and Resources

Classroom printouts and fun facts for educators.

Activities and Resources -  Ocean day resources

Classroom printouts for K-2: shapes, numbers and colouring.

Classroom resource -  My visit to AQWA

Students create an original artwork and write about their visit to AQWA.

Themed excursion packages

The ultimate excursion experience! We can accommodate whole schools or multi-stream year groups for either a full day of curriculum themed activities, or try an exciting bonus activity (+1-2 hours) to spark their curiosity! Themed excursions include extra time to explore and face-time with our passionate Education Guides.

Wildlife Rescue

ALL YEAR GROUPS - 1 Hour Activity

Inspire your students to become ocean guardians with our turtle-boosted Wildlife Rescue activity, crafted for all ages and lead by our knowledgeable Education team.

SEAcret Agent

Pre Primary, year 1, year 2, year 3, year 4, year 5, year 6 - Full Day Program

There is more to life in the ocean than meets the eye! Students embark on a SEAcret Agent quest to uncover the mysteries hidden below. This includes a standard AQWA excursion PLUS a full day (9.30am-2.15pm) of marine themed & year-level tailored science activities.

Shark Biologist

Years 7-10 - 1 Hour Activity

Let your students sink their teeth into some juicy elasmobranch science before climbing aboard our glass bottom boat for an up-close observation of our sharks! Suitable for students in years 7-10.

Student Try Diving

Years 7-10, Years 11-12 - Introduction to SCUBA diving

Enjoy this interactive diving adventure lead by one of AQWA’s PADI qualified Instructors in our purpose-built outdoor interaction aquarium! No diving experience needed! This Adventure runs all year round for students aged 12+ and is a great way to enhance marine/ocean studies or incorporate as part of an outdoor-ed program. Student will be introduced to SCUBA equipment, breathing techniques, diving safety and much more.