Australian Giants from the Past - 11 March 2013 Stream 1 - 10:00
Provider: Australian Museum
Date: 11 March 2013
Start Time: 10:00
End Time: 10:45
Closing Date: Bookings Close 04-Mar-13
Availability: DEC and Non-DEC
DEC Positions: 4
Non-DEC Positions: 2
Price: $88.00 incl GST
KLA Syllabus: Primary
KLA Stage/s: Stage 3
KLA Year/s: Year 5,Year 6
Key Learning Area/s: English,Science and Technology
KLA Topic/s: Investigating Scientically,Reading,Talking and Listening,The Natural Envirnonment
KLA Keyword/s: Ancient Lands, Dinosaurs, Megafauna
Event Overview: Giant animals from dinosaurs to megafauna have roamed the Australian continent at different times. Find out about some of these Australian giants. Look at fossils and learn what they tell us about these extraordinary animals. Life sized reproductions and models will help us visualise life in the past.
Meet some of Australia��s ancient animals including our biggest and our most vicious predator. Discover how Palaeontologists study fossils and compare them with some living relatives.
The Video conference will look at ancient animals and how palaeontologists learn more about them. There will also be information on the different theories of extinction.
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Further Information: For extra resources you can also book a Museum in a Box