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Wetlands (Paperback)

By Wang, Lee

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Title Information: Wetlands: Wetlands explores how the complex ecosystems of wetlands perform a variety of functions of vital importance to the environment. It uses case studies of significant wetlands to investigate the problems caused by people.Content vocabulary:canals, conser...vation, detritus, ecosystem, endangered, environment, estuaries, GPS, habitats, invertebrates, levees, migrating, nutrients, population, predators, scent markings, spawn, species, territory, threaten, woodland Key concepts: Wetlands are complex ecosystems that perform important functions Living organisms depend on each other and the environment Human activity has impacted severely on the health of wetlands and their wildlife Reading Strategies: Identifying cause and effect Related resource:Lesson Plan - WetlandsSeries Information: WorldWise is a high-interest literacy program that encourages inquiry and questioning while extending knowledge in science and a range of STEM topics linked to the curriculum. This engaging program teaches reading strategies simultaneously with natural, earth and physical science concepts - reflecting the diversity of the world students live in. Students will develop strategies and skills to read informative texts across a range of text types while they learn to become informative text writers. With an assortment of text types on offer, themes and concepts are introduced and revisited across the reading stages, building on initial concepts with increasing complexity. WorldWise Lesson Plans support each Student Book, offering practical, systematic and easy-to-implement instructions. These visually appealing resources integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. WorldWise Investigations is a web-based tool that provides extension activities for titles in the program. It encourages exploration of content linked to curriculum outcomes in a deeper more hands-on way. Students are supported with a framework that encourages investigation and inquiry. This series is supported by an array of teacher resources which can be obtained by visiting www.worldwise.com.au
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ISBN 9781760861421
Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
Format Paperback
Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
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ISBN-13 9781760861421
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
Imprint Eleanor Curtain Publishing
Published 1 Jan 2019
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Wang, Lee
Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
Category Reference
English Language
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text School Textbooks & Study Guides : General
ONIX Text Primary and secondary/elementary and high school