Nomcast Onions Special Part 2: Gut health

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With about 40 trillion bacteria in your gut, it can get crowded at times. This episode of Nomcast squashes and squeezes its way through our digestive tract and plops out some pretty surprising facts about gut health and poo. It’s transformative! View the quiz answers, credits and lesson ideas here.

Lesson Plans

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Free Australian Curriculum-aligned lesson plans, springboards and activities for Yr 3-6.

Nomcast Onions Special Part 2: Gut health

Yr Level

Learning Area

Curriculum Code
Life in the Gut
7 8 9
Science Health and PE
ACSHE136 ACSSU176 ACSSU179 ACSHE157 ACPPS073 ACPPS077
Nomcast Onions Special Part 2: Gut health
Life in the Gut
Yr Level
7 8 9
Learning Area
Science Health and PE
Curriculum Code
ACSHE136 ACSSU176 ACSSU179 ACSHE157 ACPPS073 ACPPS077

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