Picture Books on Video
FREE List of 234 Childrens' Picture Books~ All on video offered on Discovery Education. Play the video on your SMARTboard so that all of your students can follow along. Most have closed captioning, so your students can read along, too!
Read Aloud Books for Making Connections - Susan Jones
These are some of my favorite books to teach making connections in the classroom. Click on over to read how I use each book to teach text to self, text to text, and text to world connections!
Prepositional Phrase Paper Planes and Poems
This week we began working with prepositional phrases and I wanted to grab the kids attention with something hands-on (because, let's face it, grammar worksheets aren't exactly captivating.) So I scoured the internet and pieced a few things together that resulted in a memorable lesson the students actually learned prepositional phrases from! I began by creating an anchor chart with the students defining prepositions, prepositional phrases, and samples of some of the more common prepositions…
10 Best Websites for English Teachers - South to Southwest
The 10 sites I go back to again and again for fun, easy-to-use resources. Bookmark these for your own class, or send 'em to your favorite English teacher!
May Gibbs, author, illustrator and cartoonist, has captured the hearts and imaginations of generations of Australians with her lovable bush characters and fairytale landscapes. - A story from the State Library of New South Wales
ABC's of Aboriginal Picture Book Authors - Seven Little Australians & Counting
Seeking Aboriginal Picture Book Authors? Check out our ABC list of over 60 Aboriginal authors. Covering many of our Nations.
Growth Mindset through Writing: Unit of Work (Years 3/4/5) - Australian Curriculum Lessons
Summary of Unit: In this unit of lessons, children will learn about growth and fixed mindsets. They will follow the adventures of Mojo, from Class Dojo, and see how he overcomes problems at school. The children will write anecdotes from their own lives regarding times when they have been stuck or struggled with learning. They […]
Australian Teaching Resources for Primary Years - Crackerjack Education
Crackerjack Education provides a huge selection of Australian Teaching resources, all aligned to National Curriculum codes for Years Foundation–Year 7.
The many worlds of Australian Indigenous children’s literature
“Enter into our worlds on our terms, and listen to our voices speaking of our realities.”
Discover Australian Children's & Young Adult Fiction - Children's & YA on AustLit | AustLit
This page offers an overview of the history of children's and young-adult literature in AustLit, search options and pre-set searches, and access to selected research...