Australian Folk Songs and Bush Ballads Enhanced E-book PART THREE
Part 3 of a three-part series of enhanced e-books of Warren Fahey's AUStRALIAN FOLK SONGS AND BUSH BALLADS, this volume covers the final chapters of Fahey's stirring, foot-stomping treasure-trove of traditional songs that celebrate what it is to be Australian. Special features include a video introduction to the book by the author plus a video introduction to each chapter, and audio and sheet music of the songs. You will also find fascinating background notes and many rare images. this…
Why Art is Left Out of Lessons (and How to Change That)
As a primary teacher with a degree in art, it’s so sad for me to hear that art programs across the country are being eliminated, art budgets are being cut, and that teachers just don’t …
How to Write an Australian Bush Ballad
Also known as a bush poem or bush song, the bush ballad is a style of poetry that describes the Australian bush's character and scenery. Bush ballads narrate stories using a simple rhyme structure, may include Australian slang words, and are often entertaining. Put a multicultural spin on your poetry unit with our #PoetryAroundTheWorld product. #BushBallad #BushPoem #Australia #AussieSlang #Poetry #PoetryForKids #Multicultural #Writing #PoeticForms #AustralianBush #elementary #homeschool
Australia board game - ESL worksheet by Diana561
A fully editable board game about the Green continent (with Pillip Martin´s clipart) checks the students´ general knowledge of Australia: its geography, cities, wildlife, native inhabitants, landmarks. Some questions are really challenging and require additional knowledge.
If You Go Into the Bush
Kids song about Australian bush animals. By Bob Brown co writer and original singer of the famous Australian song "Give Me a Home Among the Gumtrees."
You say 'Straya instead of Australia.
What Aussies think makes them Aussies. As tweeted via Twitter's globally trending #youknowyoureaustralianwhen hashtag.
Christmas in Australia
I've had a few questions lately about how we celebrate Christmas in Australia. We thought we would start by sharing some of our favourite Christmas in Australia picture books. These are the fun, somewhat silly ones that focus on the stereotypical 'Aussie' icons and humor. Most are suitable for very young students, written in short rhyming prose. They are great for a quick read and an introduction to a deeper exploration into Christmas 'down under'. Here are some links (Amazon affiliate) to…
Explore Australia Activities for Kids
Through a variety of engaging tasks, students learn about Australia's geography and culture. Sketch a map, watch informational videos, discover popular foods, sports, and animals, listen to a story & more! #Australia #GlobalEd #WebsiteForKids #Geography #culturalawareness #remotelearning #independentprojects #socialstudies #cultures #interactivelearning #onlinestorytime #elementary #homeschool #learningfun #geographyforkids #learningtasks #middleschool #countryresearch #multicultural…
During their first venture in the First World War, the Gallipoli campaign, lucky soldiers might receive a parcel from their families containing Soldiers' Biscuits, which became known as the beloved Anzac Biscuit.
Australia Research Project for Kids
Kids are the explorers as they research the geography and culture of Australia. Our kid-friendly website makes the perfect companion to this guided research project, providing a detailed map, country infographic, photographs, videos, and more. Interactive templates are created for a final presentation with an individual touch! Great artifact and keepsake for elementary students. #Australia #AustraliaResearchProject #Geography #projectsforkids #learningprojects #homeschool #distancelearning
Use this ANZAC acrostic printable for the kids to write an acrostic poem, or ask them to write out what the letters stand for. Available in black and white or colour versions.