We have a huge range or resources, activities and information available from our Waterwatch Adelaide website.
Water: Learning and Living poster
Sustainable and Attainable
This South Australian site has a series of themed resources including Energy, Biodiversity, Water, Waste, Transport and Air. Its focus is to aid schools in their journey to becoming sustainable.
Australian Academy of Science - Primary connections
This site contains a diverse range of science based resources which are linked to many aspects of the school curriculum. Topics can relate to Energy, Biodiversity, Purchasing, Climate and Water.
Australian Government's Water Education Toolkit
A website providing access to curriculum resources about water. It brings together more than 650 national, state, territory, regional and urban water education resources into one web portal.
Sustaining River Life - schools curriculum and activities guide
Sustaining River Life contains a range of learning activities relating to rivers. It is not a course of study, but aimed at developing a collection of good learning activities that can be used in both outdoor and classroom settings and tie into various content areas. There are 24 lessons plans grouped under the headings of river animals, plants, water, habitats and people. Each module includes information on how it aligns to Key Learning Areas in each state/territory.
Water Sensitive Schools Initiative
This initiative organised by Future Sensitive Institute involves building rain-gardens, swales and other water sensitive and multi functional landscapes in or around schools. This is conducted in collaboration with students, teachers, the local council and other community stakeholders.
Wetland Fact Sheets
Want to know more about a particular wetland in the Torrens or Patawalonga catchment?
Select the wetland you are interested in and download a fact sheet. Fact Sheets contain maps, diagrams, historic information and a brief summary of what you will find there.
wetland fact sheets
Urrbrae Wetlands Learning Centre
The Urrbrae Wetland Learning Centre offers programs suited to school groups from junior primary to secondary school and interested members of the community. Click here to download their flyer. The website includes ideas on how to implement different environmental themes into many learning areas including science, SOSE, maths, the arts and english. Resources and activity sheets specific to Urrbrae Wetland are also available to download which complement a visit to the wetland.