9/10 Our Forest Treasures

Course Description

Teacher in Charge:

In this course you will learn about the stories and traditional uses associated with native plants. You will learn how to collect and cultivate native plants, how plants reproduce and conduct photosynthesis and how to extract the active ingredients from a native plant such as kawakawa or manuka. You will have the opportunity to develop and make a medicinal product from native plant extracts. 

Learning Areas:

Science: Semester 1 Yr 9 & 10, Semester 1: Year 9 & 10