Sustainable Housing Fact File

This STELR Sustainable Housing Fact File is aimed at students in years 7 - 10.

It contains general information about sustainable buildings and case studies about retrofitting residential living and green skyscrapers.

There are career profiles of a structural engineer who works on rebuilding schools and a carpenter who builds sustainable homes.

 Activities are coded to the following general capabilities:

  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Digital technologies
  • Critical and creative thinking
  • Personal and social thinking
  • Ethical thinking
  • Intercultural understanding

Additional resources and curriculum links are included.

 

Sustainable Housing inquiry ideas

This video outlines a number of different ideas for inquiry-based investigations using the STELR Sustainable Housing Kits.