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Habitat Hunter

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Facilitated Day Program
Years: Preschool to year 2
Students: max 60 students
Duration: 50 mins

2014: $5.75 per student (minimum group cost $75)
2015: $6.00 per student (minimum group cost $80)
2016: $6.25 per student (minimum group cost $85)
Teacher / student ratio: 1:15

Discover creatures on the ground and in the air
Explore the different animals and habitats in the Gardens
Connect the importance of plants for animal habitat

Who lives in the Gardens?
Explore creatures big and small and their different habitats during a facilitated walk in the Gardens. Discover what makes the habitat successful for our Aussie animals to make it a home. Make your own Gardens creature to take home.


The Australian Curriculum – Science Links

Foundation Year
Living things have basic needs, including food and water (ACSSU002)
Science involves exploring and observing the world using the senses (ACSHE013)
Explore and make observations by using the senses (ACSIS011)
Share observations and ideas (ACSIS012)

Year 1
Living things have a variety of external features (ACSSU017)
Living things live in different places where their needs are met (ACSSU211)

Year 2
Living things grow, change and have offspring similar to themselves (ACSSU030)
Respond to and pose questions, and make predictions about familiar objects and events (ACSIS037)
Through discussion, compare observations with predictions (ACSIS214)

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