In this module, students will closely compare the physical conditions of an urban environment with that of a natural environment. They will be immersed in each ecosystem from the perspective of the animal inhabitants and will look closely at the effects of each environment on the animal’s ability to grow and survive. There will be focus given to each animal’s ability to survive changes to the physical conditions within their environment, such as drought conditions.
The Survival of the Fittest module is applicable to a wide range of curriculum aspects from Grade 3 up to Year 10. View the chart here to see where it can fit into your upcoming school topics.