National Science Week 2017: Future Earth

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

NAIDOC Week : 2 – 9 July 2017

Here’s my ECE / Junior Primary education resource for NAIDOC Week, 2017, exploring the theme, “Our Languages Matter”. . .

Easter

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

The Queen’s Birthday

Our next public holiday in WA is the Queen’s Birthday. Queen Elizabeth II is one of the most important dignitaries in the world and the constitutional monarch of Australia. Her image is on the currency we use every day but how much do our students really know about her – introduce the Queen to your students […] → Continue Reading The Queen’s Birthday