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HomeAustralian Curriculum Lessons - Lesson Plans, Classroom Activities and Games for Teachers Teaching in Australia

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Teaching as Inquiry Teaching as inquiry is a fundamental part of ensuring success for all the students in your class. Here you will find ideas, resources and tools to support your inquiry journey, as well as school stories to help provide inspiration and promote discussion. This resource is presented in a way that will suit you if you are new to the inquiry process, or if you have experienced it before. The resource gives you the option to look at what is most relevant to you, revisit for more information, and be challenged by new ideas. How Moxie Can Help Students Succeed Every student possesses his or her own unique brain physiology, learning needs, goals, and dreams. This mosaic of individualized intricacies creates a singular person that will respond to the world in a singular way. That includes their learning.

IWB Games » Simon is a retro game that can be used on your IWB, when you have a few minutes to have some fun with your class. Simon is a simple game where you simply have to do what Simon says. You do this by following the pattern of lights and sounds for as long as you can. It keeps a record of the highest score, so challenge your class.

Steve McCurry's Blog Home is a name, a word, it is a strong one; stronger than magician ever spoke, or spirit ever answered to, in the strongest conjuration. – Charles Dickens Yemen Home is where the heart is. Pliny The Elder, A.D. 23-79 Outer Space Printables and Coloring Pages Many kids are fascinated with all things to do with outer space. They want to grow up to be astronauts, travel and explore space. Keep your budding astronaut busy with fun space printables for kids including space coloring pages, mazes, dot to dot printables, word searches, cryptogram puzzles and more. These printables are about a variety of space themes including astronauts, planets, constellations, the solar system, and more. Kids from preschool and kindergarten up to older grade school kids will find space worksheets that will interest them. The shape mazes, coloring pages and the smaller dot to dots are perfect for younger kids.

What is global education? The heart of global education is enabling young people to participate in shaping a better, shared future for the world. Global education emphasises the unity and interdependence of human society, developing a sense of self and appreciation of cultural diversity, affirmation of social justice and human rights, as well as building peace and actions for a sustainable future in different times and places. Global education promotes positive values and assists students to take responsibility for their actions and to see themselves as global citizens who can contribute to a more peaceful, just and sustainable world. Australian global educators place particular emphasis on developing relationships with our neighbours in the Asia–Pacific and Indian Ocean regions.

Quick List STEM Resources For The Classroom This post is sponsored by Samsung. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Science Classroom Timers - Fun Timers We've decided to put our new fun timers, and timers for classrooms into a nice sub-section. These are great timers for children, or maybe meetings, or anything really. They just add some extra fun to the usual countdown timers :-) Classic Classroom Timers: Explosive Fun Timers: Sports Themed Timers:

Racial discrimination? Know your rights Show menu Racial discrimination? Know your rights Lesson Plans This collection of lesson plans features multi-sensory approaches to help all learners, including special needs students who benefit from multiple experiences with concepts. All plans focus on consistency, repetitiveness, tactile and visual reinforcement--great for children with special needs. The original lesson plans were written by award-winning teacher Nora Coyle of Colorado, a KOAA-TV "Teachers First" Award winner. Lesson content includes letter-sound relationships, parts of speech, paragraph writing, sequencing, earth science, animals, egg-laying animals, volcanoes, addition, and more. The staff of TeachersFirst has incorporated technology options, tips, and templates appropriate for younger students into the lesson plans to add yet another way for your students to experience and interact with new concepts. Many of these ideas and templates can be adapted for use with almost any subjects and concepts, to differentiate for different learning styles.