References and Resources

References and Resources*

DVD & VIDEOS
Attenborough, David. Life of mammals. BBC
Attenborough, David. Life in cold blood BBC

FICTION BOOKS
Broome, Errol. (2001) Cry of the karri. Allen & Unwin, Crows Nest
Taylor, William. (1987) Possum Perkins. Ashton Scholastic, Auckland

NON FICTION BOOKS – EDUCATION

Achieving excellence: Units of work for Levels P-8. (1991) Ministry of Education and Training, Victoria

Daltom, Joan and Smith, David. (1986) Extending children’s special abilities: Strategies for primary classrooms. Curriculum Branch, Ministry of Education (Schools Division), Victoria

NON FICTION BOOKS – ENVIRONMENT
Gooderham, John & Tsyrlin, Edward. (2002) The waterbug book: A guide to the freshwater macroinvertebrates of temperate Australia. CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood
Henderson, Alan, Henderson, Deanna & Sinclair, Jessie. (2008) Bugs alive: A guide to keeping Australian invertebrates. Museum Victoria, Mebourne
Menkhorst, Peter & Knight, Frank. (2004) A field guide to the mammals of Australia. (Second edition) Oxford University Press, South Melbourne
Triggs, Barbara. (2004) Tracks, scats and other traces: A field guide to Australian mammals. (Revised edition) Oxford University Press, South Melbourne
Zborowski, Paul & Stroey, Ross. (2003) A field guide to insects in Australia. (Second Edition) Reed New Holland, Frenchs Forest

PICTURE STORY BOOKS
Baker, Jeannie. (1989) Where the forest meets the sea. Walker Books, London
French, Jackie. (2002) Diary of a wombat. (Illustrator Bruce Whately) Angus & Robertson, Pymble, Sydney
Knowles, Sheena. (1990) Edward the emu. (Illustrator Road Clement) Angus and Robertson, Pymble, Sydney.
Morris, Julie. (1990) Possums in the roof. Little Mammoth Australia, Port Melbourne

WEBSITES
www.amphibiaweb.org
www.bird.net.au
www.birdsaustralia.com.au
www.deh.gov.au
www.ea.gov.au
www.frogs.org.au
www.greeningaustralia.org.au
www.spiffa.org

*Use plants and animals native to your area when applying the ideas in some of these resources.

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