Topic: Hong Kong Wetland Park
Teaching Notes

VISIT: Hong Kong Wetland Park - Human impact, Pollution control, Sustainable development and Energy efficiency

Topic 09
Visit : Hong Kong Wetland Park

Major teaching areas

Biology: Chapter VI Applied Ecology
  • Human Impact on the Environment
  • Pollution Control
  • Conservation
  • Sustainable Development
  • Values and Attitudes
  • STSE connections

Physics: Chapter VIII Energy and Use of Energy
  • Electricity at Home
  • Energy Efficiency in Buildings and Transportation
  • Renewable and Non-Renewable Energy
  • Values and Attitudes
  • STSE connections

Related teaching areas

Physics: Heat and Gases
  • Values and Attitudes
  • STSE Connections

Integrated Science: Water for Living
  • Effects of Human Activities on the Balance of Water Distribution and Water Quality

Integrated Science: Balance in Nature
  • Disturbance and Restoration
  • The Hunt for Balance

Integrated Science: Energy, Weather and Air Quality
  • Energy Use and Air Quality

Interdisciplinary teaching areas

Design and Technology
  • Value and Impact

Liberal Studies
  • Hong Kong Today
  • Value and Impact

Learning objectives

  • To understand the comprehensive planning and measures of a world-class conservation region in Hong Kong, under the scope of conserving natural habitats and energy efficiency in buildings
  • To get hands-on experience and witness how an environmentally friendly building and landscape can perform via on-site exercises