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  • Assessment quadrant


    A simple tool that can be used to map student progress in reading.

  • Baseboards for sentence dice


    These are two baseboards for statements – a simple sentence.

  • Bears in the Night


    These maths book notes for Bears in the Night by Stan and Jan Berenstain  provide teachers with a variety of activities they can select to reinforce the use of positional language in everyday situations. Suitable for Kindergarten/ Prep.

  • Book Notes – A Different kind of Brilliant


    These book notes provide some teaching ideas to be used in conjunction with the book, A different Kind of Brilliant, by Louise Cummins.

  • Buddhist Monks


    This unit is part of Trio’s Cultural Perspectives lesson series. It consists of a single lesson suitable for early to lower primary grades and is particularly supportive for EAL students. The lesson can be taught in isolation or provide a cultural perspective when completing units on South-East Asia, role of religion and religious people in our society, Buddhism, colours as symbolism  and uniforms. All resources (lesson plan, online link and photographs) are included.

  • Chinese New Year- Lion and Dragon Dance


    This unit is part of TRIO’s Cultural Perspectives lesson series.It consists of three lessons which are suitable for all grades, Kinder-grade 6. The lessons look at the lion and dragon dances which are significant aspects of the celebration of the Chinese New Year.The unit contains links to online resources and photos you can use to teach these lessons.

  • Cultural Perspectives Pack


    This pack contains two units: The Mid-Autumn Festival or Moon Festival andBuying petrol in Cambodia.

    The Moon Festival is celebrated by Chinese communities around the world. South-East Asian countries such as Vietnam, Singapore, Laos and Malaysia have very large Chinese communities. This set of three lessons looks at aspects of the Moon Festival and is suitable for K-6.

    Buying petrol in Cambodia is very different. ‘Filling up’ in the countryside is far different from buying petrol at the service station. Motos pull to the side of the dusty, pot -holed roads to the roadside stall selling petrol. Here they purchase a recycled bottle filled with fuel. The average purchase is one litre. Fill, pay and leave in under 5 minutes!

  • Designing an effective maths lesson


    This template comes with one page which unpacks each component of an effective maths lesson and a second blank table to use as you plan your maths lesson. Planning made easy!

  • English block: daily outline- Responding and Composing


    A rethinking of the literacy block to engage more productively with the NSW English K-6 Syllabus and the Australian Curriculum.

  • Good Mathematicians Chart


    This chart can be used K-6 to explicitly teach the principles that good mathematicians use.