Years 6-7: Antarctic Geology & Biology

The Mawson Gallery provides insights into the geology and biology of the Antarctic. It also promotes understanding of interdependence and what is needed for sustainable social and physical environments. It promotes the understanding that all living things are connected and encourages appreciation of the fact that we need to live together in ways that maintain the wellbeing of the planet.

The gallery has a strong futures focus, pointing out our planet’s past climates, landforms and environments have been ever-changing, showing how understanding our past helps us to predict possible futures.

Teacher Information

Student Activities

Gallery Investigation (Literacy Focus)