My Australia Notebook
I've started pulling together an Australian Notebook for the kids to create in, add to and build on whenever we do something relating to ...
Multiplication Games - 2 to 12 x multiplication facts
After teaching a specific multiplication fact consolidate it with a game. Each individual multiplication fact from the 2 times tables to 12 are included in this pack of 10 games. The multiplication fact games 2 - 10 do not include the 11 or 12 multiplication facts making this pack perfect to teach t...
Introducing Australian History
Over the past few years, we have learnt about Australian history through different events, such as Anzac Day, as it has provoked questions and stirred an interest. Knowing that my son loves stories, I introduced him to history through different picture books and from there, other hands-on learning activities have evolved. When I first looked at history, I thought about using the illustrated history books Our Sunburnt Country by Arthur Baillie and Our Australian Story by Janette Cassey…
Spelling Matrix for Years 3/4/5 - Australian Curriculum Lessons
Summary: The spelling matrix can be adapted to suit any year level/any class. It is designed to provide students with a range of activities that will help to develop their skills in spelling. The matrix is aligned to Blooms Taxonomy as well as Gardner’s multiple Intelligences. The use of the matrix allows students to take […]
Bloom's and Gardner's Writing Matrix for Years 3/4/5 - Australian Curriculum Lessons
Summary: This writing matrix is directly linked to blooms taxonomy and Gardner’s multiple intelligences. It includes a wide range of writing activities for your lesson plans that cover multiple areas and year levels in the Australian Curriculum. The document is hyperlinked which allows students to digitally access resources and allowing teachers to digitally display resources. […]
Are We There Yet? by Alison Lester
Join Grace and her family on their adventurous and sometimes funny expedition. A warm, heartfelt story based on an actual journey undertaken by the much-loved, award-winning author and illustrator, Alison Lester.
Education resources for schools teachers and students - ABC Education
ABC Education has 5000+ educational games, videos and teaching resources for schools and students. Free Primary and Secondary resources covering history, science, English, maths and more
Persuasive Writing Techniques - Australian Curriculum Lessons
A lesson to teach children how to use persuasive language. Using a great list of language techniques, children role-play in groups and rank on strength.