The Australian Beef and Lamb Paddock to Plate experience shares the story of Australian red meat production in immersive 360-degree virtual reality. Viewers are taken on a journey from the farm right through to the restaurant, learning how Australia produces the greatest beef and lamb in the world.
Cattle and sheep farming today board game - test your knowledge of cattle and sheep farming with this fun, interactive board game.Play the boardgame
Design and Technologies
Investigate food and fibre production and food technologies used in modern and traditional societies (ACTDEK012)
Recognise the role of people in design and technologies occupations and explore factors, including sustainability that impact on the design of products, services and environments to meet community needs (ACTDEK010)
Design and Technologies
Investigate how and why food and fibre are produced in managed environments and prepared to enable people to grow and be healthy (ACTDEK021)
Living things have structural features and adaptations that help them to survive in their environment (ACSSU043)
Design and Technology/ Tech Mandatory
Analyse how food and fibre are produced when designing managed environments and how these can become more sustainable (ACTDEK032)
Solutions to contemporary issues that are found using science and technology may impact on other areas of society and involve ethical considerations (ACSHE120)
The classification of environmental resources and the forms that water takes as a resource (ACHGK037)
Virtual classrooms are a free, interactive resource that allow students to engage with industry experts. Smart Farming sessions connect students with real cattle, sheep and goat farmers live on video stream on topics such as sustainability and technology. The Be your greatest series focuses on nutrition with Chef Matt Sinclair and 2021 Olympians where range of pre-recorded virtual classrooms are also available for interaction with your class anytime. All sessions are curriculum-linked, engaging, educational with an opportunity to interact live with quizzes and Q&A.
Teaching resources - Curriculum aligned resources including fun practical activities and games are available from Foundation to Year 10. Resources topics focusing on relevant content to the students of today including animal health, welfare, sustainability, technology, design, geography and nutrition.