Australia (country study)

Australia (country study)

Let’s get to know Australia! This worksheet includes 16 pages with a great variety of activities and exercises about Australia. The materials have informative exercises about the things that Australia is famous for, such as the Great Barrier Reef, the Aboriginals, Tasmania, the Sydney Opera House and many other things! Word searches, puzzles and other kinds of activities are included to make it a fun and interesting class. Overview: Page 1: Australia in pictures Page 2-3: Brief Introduction Page 4-5: Aboriginals Page 6-7: Discovery of Australia Page 8-9: Tasmania Page 10/11: The Great Barrier Reef Page 12/13: Australian Animals Page 14/15: Attractions Page 16: Revision The answers and an answer sheet are included. The following questions are just a few of the things that are being handled in this worksheet: - What are Australia’s native people? - What is the Great Barrier Reef? - What is Tasmania? - Who is James Cook? - How do Australian people live and what is their culture? - What is the British Commonwealth? You might also like these worksheets: Canada New Zealand Geography – Oceania & Australia You can save money by purchasing bundles! All units: 34 Country Studies Top 10 Best-selling Country Studies Keywords: Great White Shark, Steve Irwin, Cricket, Crocodile Dundee, Dolphin, Koala, Kangaroo, Aborigines, Aboriginal People, Great Barrier Reef, Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Boomerang, Wombat, Tasmania, Tasmanian Devil, James Cook, Uluru, Ayers Rock, Sydney Opera House, Abel Tasman, British convicts.
willemmacau
Ayres(Uluru) Rock: A Reading Activity

Ayres(Uluru) Rock: A Reading Activity

Explore World Landmarks are great to introduce kids to some popular world landmarks around the world. Great for a Friday activity, for social studies/LA classes or when you are going to have a substitute. About one page of reading, discussion questions and extension activities all help students learn some informative facts about famous world landmarks in the world.Ayers/Uluru Rock. Grades 4 and up. Also have a reading on the Eiffel Tower and the Taj Mahal. I will be adding the Great Wall of China.
gailhennessey
30 Australian Photos And Images PowerPoint Presentation + 31 Activity Teaching Teacher Guide

30 Australian Photos And Images PowerPoint Presentation + 31 Activity Teaching Teacher Guide

Are you teaching about life in Australia? Are you looking for an introductionary set of slides. I have collected together 30 high quality images and photographs of life in Australia. They could be printed out and made into a great display, or the students could discuss the images directly on the whiteboard. You could look at it directly as a presentation and discuss the different places, objects and animals being shown in each of photos. It comes complete with a 31 Teaching Activity Teacher Guide to help you get the most out of your teaching and this purchase. You could print off and laminate the photos to make an interesting, eye-catching display about life in Australia. The students could also take the laminated photos and sort them into different Australian groupings. The students can then discuss what they think is happening in each picture or what each object is used for. The photos could also be used as prompts for creative writing, factual writing or descriptive writing.
peterfogarty
First Fleet Maths

First Fleet Maths

In Fleetmaths you will make the journey from Portsmouth to Botany Bay using your compass and sense of direction. Be sure to stop and re-supply your vessel. Can you be the first ship to arrive?
sppurdon
Drill Questions: Australian Coins

Drill Questions: Australian Coins

This eBook contains contains 400 questions for totalling Australian coins. Useful for identifying the coins as part of a project about Australia, or just as a different way to improve currency skills. Use as a source for starter, revision, extension or remedial questions at Primary or Secondary level. Answers are provided, so the questions can be self or peer assessed and pupils can track their progress. Contents :77 worksheets, 400 questions, answer sheets. Pupil Age Range: Aged from 9 upwards Assessment: Teacher , pupil self or peer assessment. Size : 1.79 MB Approx Format : secured PdF EBook. The *Drill Questions*secure eBook series is intended as a means to help develop mathematical thinking and cognitive development through problem solving activities. The Drill Questions series is intended to provide material for the practice of common mathematical skills.
mathsmutt
30 Hour ESL Elementary Speaking Exercises for the Australian Topic, 31 Teaching Ideas And 30 Photos

30 Hour ESL Elementary Speaking Exercises for the Australian Topic, 31 Teaching Ideas And 30 Photos

I have decided to collect together great ESL worksheets on Australia and share them with other teachers. I really love the final outcome. I hope you do to! This particular Australian Topic Unit is packed full of different activities and ideas for you to try. There is a 30 hour talking topic book. There are additional questions to solve in the addition worksheets about Australia, there is a whole photo pack about life in Australia and of course there are 31 different teaching activities for you to try which are connected to the Photo Flashcard pack. Some of these resources were originally public domain. However, I have cleaned them up, removed the excessive links to the original website, added lots of new and interesting photos linked to the topics and as you can see, thrown in a lot of different extra activities on top. Sentence Focus Activities Sentence Blocks + Extensions Sentence Blocks – Sentence Stress and Vowel Sounds Connected Sentence Cards Connected Sentence Cards – with Consonant and Vowel Sounds Connected Speech Template Word Focus Activities Discussion Words + IPA Version + Glossary Discussion Words – Visualisations Discussion Words Question Sheet Information Exchange Multi-Purpose Text: • Original Text + Spot the Difference • Gap-Fill + Multiple Choice Questions • Comprehension Questions + True, False, or Unknown? • Glossary of New Words Free Practice Activities Discussion Questions Agree or Disagree? Role Plays + Extensions Continuous Assessment Tests Vocabulary Test Lesson Test
peterfogarty
30 Photos and images of Australian animals PowerPoint Presentation + 31 Fun Teaching Activities

30 Photos and images of Australian animals PowerPoint Presentation + 31 Fun Teaching Activities

Are you studying Australia? Are you wanting to cover the different animals there? I have collected 30 photos of Australian animals you could use as part of a display or an opening lesson. This pack contains a 31 Teaching Activity Teacher Guide using these photo flash cards. These activities are quick and fun to do and will improve both your students' memory and vocabulary skills. You could look at it directly as a presentation and discuss the different animals being shown in each of photos. You could print off and laminate the photos to make an interesting, eye-catching display about Australian Animals. The students could also take the laminated photos and sort them into different types of animals. The students can then research their living requirements and if they are in danger of becoming extinct. The photos could also be used as prompts for creative writing, factual writing or descriptive writing.
peterfogarty
Australian Visual Writing Prompts, 30 Hours of Australian worksheets + 31 ways to use this resource

Australian Visual Writing Prompts, 30 Hours of Australian worksheets + 31 ways to use this resource

You could look at it directly as a presentation and discuss the different locations being shown in each of the photos. I also have added a 30 hour elementary speaking course about Australia and 31 teaching ideas about how to use flashcards about Australia in the classroom. You could print off and laminate the photos to make an interesting, eye-catching set of story prompts. The students could also take five of the laminated photos and create them into a story . The photos could also be used as prompts for creative writing, factual writing or descriptive writing.
peterfogarty
30 Photos of Australia

30 Photos of Australia

You could look at it directly as a presentation and discuss the different locations being shown in each of the photos. You could print off and laminate the photos to make an interesting, eye-catching display about Australia. The students could also take the laminated photos and sort them into different types of places and plants in Australia. The students can then create an advertising leaflet for one of the places. The photos could also be used as prompts for creative writing, factual writing or descriptive writing.
peterfogarty
Australia: A Country in Focus

Australia: A Country in Focus

Want to introduce your students to different countries of the world? My Country in Focus series, highlights a country with a web quest, some fun facts,map skill and extension activities. Great for a one day activity before a vacation,end of year activity,enrichment or for a substitute activity.
gailhennessey
Photo Essay on Timor Leste

Photo Essay on Timor Leste

This is from my visit to Timor Leste and visit to Dili - the capital city. The photos bring real people into the classroom to talk about people in another country. The essay can initiate conversations on how people live, what they eat and markets, streets.
csoundar