14 Fun Facts About Australia's Murray River: Educational Version
by Jeannie Meekins
One hundred million years ago, Australia rose from the sea. The water drained from the highlands, and formed the rivers. The Murray River meanders across the landscape. It has had its course blocked several times by the rising new continent. It has created megalakes and forests and has provided homes for many species of wildlife.
The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.