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Full Resource - River Red Gum

The River Red Gum - An Iconic Species

Key Inquiry Questions

  • How do physical conditions affect the survival of living things?

  • How do the structural and behavioural features of living things support survival?


Students will work through a series of slides and learning experiences on the River Red Gum to learn all about the features and adaptations of this iconic species. They will learn how it cleverly adapts to varying environmental conditions. This presentation can be worked through as a class or independently as remote learning. . 

ST2-4LW-S compare features and characteristics of living and non-living things

ST3-4LW-S examines how the environment affects the growth, survival and adaptation of living things

Student Activity Booklet