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Going Places at Kamay – Virtual lesson on Zoom (Stage 1)

  08-Mar-2022      09:30AM
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Fly into Kamay Botany Bay. See the natural & human features of a garden & draw a fantasy garden map. Students make a nature map based on their fantasy garden.


Going places flies us into Kamay Kurnell Botany Bay. Students see the land and sea from a bird’s eye perspective. Students learn about maps. What makes a place special to them? Students look at the natural and human features of a garden and are inspired to draw a fantasy garden map. They make a nature map, using natural and everyday materials, based on their fantasy garden.

During the lesson Stage 1 students will:

Identify features of a garden and design an ideal garden
Learn how to add leaf impressions to a nature journal
Learn how to use a compass
Create a nature map using natural materials

This lesson explores concepts and practices through a variety of educational, fun, and hands-on activities, using an interactive platform with NSW Department of Education Environmental Education teachers.


BROUGHT TO YOU BY: Kamay Botany Bay Environmental Education Centre, NSW Department of Education

Event Details

Date & Time

  08-Mar-2022    09:30AM   + Google Calendar  + iCal Export

Event Type

Live Event - Scheduled

Delivery Platform



1 Hour


$90 per class. Maximum 30 students

For schools with less than 20 students a discount will apply. $3.00 per student

Schools will be charged prior to the session.

Payment Instructions

An interschool journal or purchase order will be emailed to you upon your registration, along with the teacher pack of information.  Payment will be processed prior to the event.




Syllabus Outcomes

GE1-1 and GE1-3

Main KLA, Strand, Sub Strand

HSIE » Geography » People and Places (Stage 1 - Year 1 and 2)

Other KLAs

Creative Arts » Visual Arts » Making (Visual Arts)

Learning Intentions & Success Criteria

Learning Intentions

We are learning to:

Notice the natural and human features of places.

Success Criteria

I can:

Draw some natural and human features of a place.
Talk about some natural and human features of a place.
Label some natural and human features of a place.

Cancellation Policy

Our school holds limited seating, and many of our classes sell out. For this reason, we request that you cancel at least 72 hours before your scheduled lesson. This will allow us to offer your spot to another school.

You may call us at 02 9668 9889 or email [email protected] to cancel.

Will This Event Be Recorded?

No - This will only be available at the designated date & time (08-Mar-2022 09:30AM).

Joining The Event

Technology and Materials Requirements

The virtual lesson will be via Zoom. Once the booking is confirmed a link to Zoom will be sent.

One class (up to 30 students) can join a session at 9:30am, 11:30am or 1:30pm. Having a maximum of 30 students maintains the interactive and hands on nature of the virtual lesson.  When booking please use the individual classroom teacher email contact.

For schools of less than 20 students a discounted fee will apply.

Once a booking has been made a teacher pack will be emailed with pre and post activities. The pack will contain details of equipment needed for the Zoom session.

Teachers will need a whiteboard, laptop, webcam or tablet to access the Zoom lesson.

If you have any queries please contact the provider

Name: Rebecca Ward or Olivia Law

Phone: 9668 9889

Email: [email protected]

Website: https://botanybay-e.schools.nsw.gov.au/

NSW Department of Education

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