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Farmer Dave

Understanding our Aboriginal past to our sustainable farming future in the ‘living world’!

Children will be taken on an educational and entertaining journey that explores the use of water conservation, crop and animal development to meet the needs of an ever changing global system.

Highlights

  • Presented by Farmer Dave Graham
  • A hands on incursion including bush games, damper cooking and plant production
  • Children will be able to think critically and creatively whilst engaged in hands on activities designed to motivate and activate higher order thinking

What's Included?

  • A fun and educational 2hr program
  • Full compliance verification and documentation

For Schools

  • Suitable for all stages.
  • Sessions can be structured to align with your school timetable.


In HSIE, students will develop knowledge, skills and understanding:

  • develop knowledge and understanding of the features and characteristics of places and environments across a range of scales.
  • develop knowledge and understanding of interactions between people, places, and environments.
  • apply geographical tools for geographical inquiry.
  • develop skills to acquire, process and communicate geographical information.
  • develop knowledge and understanding about the nature of history and key changes and developments from the past.
  • develop knowledge and understanding about key historical concepts and develop the skills to undertake the process of historical inquiry.

Science and Technology students will develop knowledge, skills and understanding:

  • scientific inquiry through the process of working scientifically.
  • design and production processes in the development of solutions.
  • design and production of digital solutions.
  • the natural world including living things, materials, forces, energy, and Earth and space.
  • the built environment including engineering principles and systems, food and fibre production, and material technologies.
  • digital technologies including digital systems and how digital technologies represent data.

Facilitator Profile

Farmer Dave Graham is a farmer and professional animal behaviourist from Southwest Queensland.  Farmer Dave is well known as a presenter and spokesperson.

Farmer Dave is Australia’s number one live performance host bringing together his love of animals and Australian bush culture to connect audiences with positive modern training methods through entertainment, engagement and education!

Farmer Dave is well known for his amazing Muttley Crew through which he shares insights on building better bonds with our furry (and non-furry!) family through training, sports and socialisation.

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