Water Education in High Schools

Blueplanet is a Department of Education approved interactive website for high school students and teachers, providing information on water resources and water management. The site’s divided into Years 7 and 8, Years 9 and 10 and Years 11 and 12, covering local, state, national and international water education issues and examples.   

Blueplanet aims to provide students, teachers and the community with:

  • Information about water issues on the Central Coast
  • Information directly linked to outcomes in the NSW Department of Education Curriculum for Science, Geography and Agriculture
  • Interesting facts and trivia on water and the environment
  • Links to related website including links to each area of the curriculum with notes on outcomes for students and teachers
  • A teacher’s (log-in) section with teaching resources
  • An area for students and schools to showcase projects
  • Resources for students
  • Case Studies and local area studies
  • A Research Scaffold for students – how to use the site and research water topics for assignments
  • A discussion forum for teachers and students to share ideas and questions.