Teacher Notes

Mapping Diversity

Have you ever wondered why you live where you do?  This module explores why people decide to live where they do and what this might mean for them.  This module has four activities.

  1. Making Assumptions
    Do you ever assume things about people based on how they look?  In this activity you are invited to make some assumptions about six Australians.
  2. Why People Come to Live in Australia
    There are many different reasons for people moving to Australia to live.  In this activity you will hear why three people made this move.
  3. Why Do People Live Where They Do?
    Why do you live where you do?  In this activity your will consider the many factors that influence decisions about where people live.
  4. Can Location Affect Opportunity?
    In this activity you will explore the relationship between place of residence and opportunity.