Water for Life ceres 2017-11-06T18:52:39+00:00

Project Description

WATER FOR LIFE

Explore how to look after this precious resource

Duration of activities: ~ 45 minutes
Available for: Grade 5 to Year 10


IN THIS ACTIVITY

  • learn how Australian people use water compared with people from other countries
  • experience traditional ways of carrying water
  • become citizens of other countries and make decisions on your water consumption priorities and how to manage with small water “budgets”
  • explore different attitudes to water use
  • learn about issues and associated with small water allowances such as health and hygiene
  • explore the deeper issues of water restrictions in urban and rural communities
  • consider the available options to managing our own drought-stricken communities. What issues are there behind relying on desalination plants?
  • be involved in role-play activities to understand community concerns over changes to water restrictions and water management
Book an Incursion

Enquiries:

Contact the Education Bookings Team

(03) 9389 0144

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