Guide/activity booklet

Water Quality for Upper Primary

This unit will capture students’ interest in a range of lessons on water quality, including a pond excursion.

  • Catchments, Guide/activity booklet, Upper Primary, Urban Water, Water Science,
  • All Regions,

Exploring Surface Water Tension and Water Striders

This unit comprising of 6 lesson plans will develop student scientific inquiry skills while learning about water tension and how a water strider utilises water tension to survive.

  • Fauna (animals), Guide/activity booklet, Upper Primary, Water bugs, Water Science,
  • All Regions,

Mosquito Madness

The unit provides 5 lesson plans to allow students to understand the life cycle of mosquitoes, specifically their morphogenesis and the way the organism changes appearance throughout its lifetime. Other key topics include mosquito habitats, ecology and environmental impacts on the mosquito population.

  • Fauna (animals), Guide/activity booklet, Upper Primary, Water bugs,
  • All Regions,

Wetlands Habitat Activity Booklet

  • Catchments, Guide/activity booklet, Suitable age group, Teacher, Waterways,
  • All Regions,

Waterbug poster

Use this poster to help students explore waterbugs – it has their sensitivity score.

It can be laminated (or similar) for reuse or printed and used as tick sheet for students.

You can use it to explore which areas the animals live in also! (Five habitats are marked on the poster).

  • Activity Sheet, All, Catchments, Fauna (animals), Guide/activity booklet, Poster, Suitable age group, Topics, Water bugs,
  • All Regions,

How to enter data guide

This will help you to enter data into the website once you have been to site to collect it!

  • General, Guide/activity booklet, Teacher,
  • All Regions,

Barapa Barapa Field survey plant guide

Find out more about the plants in the Barapa Barapa region through pictures, descriptions and find out more about the plant’s uses.


  • Aboriginal culture, Flora (plants), Guide/activity booklet,
  • North Central CMA,

Action in the Catchment (Field Manual)

A guide to water quality testing and sampling – full of lots of information to  guide you!


Get your School Field Manual now!

  • Catchments, Guide/activity booklet, Teacher, Water Science, Waterways,
  • All Regions,

Games all about the river!

Find some game ideas to run with your class with bits and pieces ideas sheet!

  • Catchments, Guide/activity booklet, Teacher, Waterways,
  • Corangamite CMA,

Stormwater education

Stormwater Manual – activities, information and worksheets

  • Catchments, Guide/activity booklet, Teacher, Urban Water,
  • All Regions,

Fresh and Salty Booklet

You might want to look at salinity at anytime of the year, but we have a close look at Salinity in May and invite you to as well. Look at the booklet below and even watch the ‘Fresh and Salty’ video too!

Booklet of Activities

  • Guide/activity booklet, Salinity, Teacher, Water Science, Waterways,
  • All Regions,

Macro Sweep Sample

How do I run a sweep sample for my students?


FInd out how to sweep sample now!

  • Fauna (animals), Guide/activity booklet, Teacher, Water bugs, Waterways,
  • Corangamite CMA,

City of Geelong- Stormwater Manual

Activities all about stormwater in Geelong!

Get your local stormwater manual now to guide your lessons in  the classroom.

  • Guide/activity booklet, Teacher, Urban Water,
  • Corangamite CMA,

Exploring Estuaries Guide

  • All, Estuaries, Guide/activity booklet,
  • All Regions,