National Science Week is from the 12th to the 20th of August with this year’s theme being “Future Earth”. This slideshow includes information about simple recycling, an lunch box investigation of recyclable materials and a craft activity to make something new out of recyclables. The offical site (opens in a new window) contains lots of interesting […] → Continue Reading National Science Week 2017: Future Earth
The “Celebrate WA” folks have done a great job with a lot more resources available this year including colouring-in, crafty mask and bunting – see the links within the slideshow. Have a great WA Day and I hope you DON’T have to spend it writing reports! WA Day 2016 from Nicola Carr-White . .
This simple K-3 slideshow describes the significance of Easter and includes a link to an Australian animation of the Easter story. As our longest public holiday, the Easter story represents an opportunity for all students to understand our Australian cultural heritage and learn what may be new general knowledge. Easter in Australia from Nicola The new Mastery Learning Folder strategy […] → Continue Reading Easter
“Australia’s biggest music names; Lee Kernaghan, Guy Sebastian, Sheppard, Jon Stevens, Jessica Mauboy, Shannon Noll & Megan Washington unite to release the official music video for the charity single, ‘Spirit of the Anzacs’, a tribute to those that have given their lives, those who have served, and those that still today step bravely into the […] → Continue Reading Remembrance Day
It is amazing what a difference it makes to “classroom climate” when we raise student awareness of the feelings and needs of others. This slideshow asks children to think about what makes them feel special and then encourages them to do those things for others – their friends and new potential friends. These ideas and […] → Continue Reading Acts of Kindness
Dogs now come in two versions; live and robotic! Meet CHiP the robot and Rusty the Jack Russell. This interactive whiteboard slideshow will hopefully create some interesting discussions about the advantages and disadvantages of both! Please let me know how the votes fall in the comments below and share with any early childhood teachers interested […] → Continue Reading National Science Week: Robots