Maps explores the different types of maps, how they are made, and the concepts of direction and the compass points. The World introduces the basic geography of the globe, such as continents, hemispheres and countries. Places and Spaces explains the concept of place - how they have different features, how people name them, use them and connect with them. Land, Air and Water is about weather, seasons, and how people work with and care for the land.
Australia is all about our country - its people, political geography and physical geography. Ecosystems is an overview of ecosystem types in Australia, South America and Africa, with profiles of plant and animal species on all three continents. People and the Land explores people's connections to the land and how we can work with it, not against it. Sustainability explains the concept of resource sustainability and how to reuse, recycle and reduce use of materials.
Asia explores the diversity of our northern neighbours, with a focus on comparing the demographic profiles of Asia and Australia. First Peoples is an overview of the world's indigenous people groups and the issues they face. Reshaping Environments describes how people manage and change environments, sometimes disastrously - and how environments affect people. World Events describes how significant events connect Australians with other people on the planet.