BTN – Queensland Drought

http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s4636596.htm

Facts: 1. Lots of Queensland gets really hot and just last year, a drought nearly affected the whole state.

2. A drought is where there is little to no rain and it can last for years!

3. Kids in Queensland say that rain is like Christmas and each rain drop is like a present.

Questions: 1. Why do the kids need to suffer instead of having fun?

2. Why and how do droughts actually happen?

Understanding: I understand that in parts of the world rain is really rare and we just take rain for granted.

One thought on “BTN – Queensland Drought

  1. Stav,
    great questions- we’ll be looking at droughts in a lesson this term, so hopefully that’ll answer your questions
    Ant

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