The Indigenous Way - My Scrapbook

The Indigenous Way - My Scrapbook

I had worked as teacher in a remote Aboriginal community in the north west region of Australia, and here I have collected by photos and stories to show students how life is the same and different to their own. Topics covered: Our Camp The Terrain Weather & Climate Children’s Games School Two Schools Food Seasonal food Food The Babysitter Health and Medecine Medicine Trip to the Great Sandy Desert Pilbara Lizards New Cyclone Shelter Employment Whitefella Work in the Pilbara In my class the scrapbook is used as part of our Indigenous Study Unit and is used in combination with The Indigenous Way - A Case Study
malcomb
Anzac Day Biscuit Recipe, Reading Comprehension and Activities

Anzac Day Biscuit Recipe, Reading Comprehension and Activities

Anzac Day is an important date for both Australians and New Zealanders. The Anzac spirit brings us closer than any other day in the calendar year. This pack makes a great activity for students on Anzac day as well as all year round. Baking for our two countries has always been a tradition, An Anzac biscuits is certainly at the the top. Included in this pack Anzac biscuit recipe Reading comprehension sheet based on the recipe Acrostic poem sheet Word find Lined writing paper
Kiwilander
New Zealand Resources: Mihi

New Zealand Resources: Mihi

This New Zealand Te Reo resource is perfect to help reinforce the students learning of their own personal mihi. Students will need to translate the key Maori words in each line to English. Also included are various formats of lined borders for students to publish their mihi on. This pack includes: Mihi Worksheet - Write and glue Mihi Worksheet - Write only 3x Lined borders to publish the students mihi on. Thanks
Kiwilander
Waitangi Day Wharenui Meeting House for Class Treaty Rules New Zealand Te Reo

Waitangi Day Wharenui Meeting House for Class Treaty Rules New Zealand Te Reo

Setting up your class rules or treaty at the start of the year is important for any class. These meeting houses make a perfect template to create a display for your class. I typically have a discussion with the students to talk about what rules they would like. The students then write them onto to the templates to make a colourful display on the wall. I have include 4 different versions for you to chose from to so that you have one that best fits your students and class. - Already coloured in traditional Maori colours. - Needs to be coloured in with koru's already on Wharenui - Basic shape of Wharenui (Koru's need to be added) - Blank template with no lines.Students do it all This resource is perfect for a Waitangi Day activity, Maori Language Week, or for your day to day Te Reo teaching in a Bi-Lingual, Full Immersion or normal primary class. Please remember to follow me Enjoy
Kiwilander
Te Reo Maori Words that Every Kiwi Should Know

Te Reo Maori Words that Every Kiwi Should Know

This fun and engaging game helps to reinforce and introduces students to the Maori language. The games shuffle ability assures that no two games are ever the same which means you can use the same resource multiple times. I typically put the class into small groups and ask a member of the group to choose a color and number. That is the question that they have to answer. If correct they get one point. Then I move to the next group. Alternatively the whole class answers and then we tally up the points to get a winner. I run it on an interactive whiteboard but would be equally successful on a projector, computer or TV screen. Alternatively it could be run for an individual student on their own device. When you start the game press the shuffle button to randomize the questions ensuring that no game is ever the same. This means that this Jeopardy game can be used multiple times with the one class as it is different every time. This is a PowerPoint Macro Show. To run the game double click the file and make sure you say "yes" to running macros. If you do not the questions will not shuffle correctly. I have tested on a PC but it should work on other devices. If this is your first time with Macros let me know by personal message and I am happy to answer all your questions. Enjoy
Kiwilander
Parent/child - Give me strength

Parent/child - Give me strength

This is an intervention aimed at students who suffer from low confidence, anxiety, phobias and are generally lost in their world. It differs from many of the programmes because it focuses more on them and how they navigate their world; aiming to establish triggers to their behaviour and addressing them, giving the student skills and tools to escape from their negative world. PARENTAL NOTES These students tend to be unsure of themselves and extremely vulnerable; so managing them through this intervention programme will be a delicate task. Your will know what your child goes through a little, but maybe not their triggers and thought processes. In order to effect change we must consider all things which contribute to a situation including our part in any one situation; in one of the most important relationships of your life you can help or hinder without realising. The ultimate aim is to effect positive change and instill more confidence in your child; addressing their issues and offering support and guidance where needed. WHY THIS INTERVENTION? Does your child exhibit any of the following behaviours? Withdrawn/loner Expressing fear or anxiety Cries often Expresses worthlessness Self injury/harm Avoids certain situations due to anxiety **This is a difficult one as some of these children ‘hide’ very well and can be highly functioning students apart from certain aspects of their life. I worked with one student who was in the ‘popular’ gang, but who suffered from one of the worst cases of anxiety and phobia I have ever seen. So just bear in mind that some may ‘act out’ and exhibit different behaviours. LENGTH OF INTERVENTION The sessions are divided into roughly one hour x 6 weeks plus a follow up session, however, depending on the age and concentration level of your child you could split the sessions further. Each session will have 3 worksheets to complete, you could do one at a time. BASIC OVERVIEW OF THE INTERVENTION SESSIONS How strong am I? - Getting to know you basics, with an emphasis on feelings and emotions. What pushes my buttons? - Seeking out possible negative events and issues which may have influenced the anxiety and phobia. What is my go to response? - Establishing what the ‘normal’ behaviour is and discussing alternatives. What are my triggers? - Looking at what/who may be triggering the situations, feelings and difficulties. How do I want to be? - Continuing the reframing and alternative positive framework for the future. The way forward - Cementing the positives and making plans for future issues. Follow up - General, but ongoing positive focus.
Sunshine-Groups
My experiences with Military Life, Defense Contractor positions and the Contractor Lifestyle

My experiences with Military Life, Defense Contractor positions and the Contractor Lifestyle

Old Sarge here with a few words of wisdom. During the past several weeks there has been a drastic increase in violence towards police. As a retired police officer, I am appalled by what I have witnessed. To date it seems that the media as a whole has turned a blind eye towards the actual good that police perform and instead has focused on their own agenda. What about the police officer that digs in his pocket to help someone in need? Not newsworthy. The police officer that pulls a family from a burning building before the fire department arrives? Nope, they don’t make the headlines. The police officer that volunteers their time to assist community development? These things don’t get any published acknowledgment, so it’s like they don’t exist. And this isn’t even the first time in recent memory things went down this path. Let me tell you a story from my life in a blue uniform. In 1992, I was a young Police Sgt responding to a large fight in progress. This was 2 weeks after the riots in Los Angeles that happened in response to the Rodney King verdict. The never ending press coverage showing mob mentality was deeply etched in everyone’s minds. You can reason with an individual but when you get a group together, you get a mob mentality that can’t be reasoned with. I arrived at the scene and found there was a violent mob of approximately 300 people. This was not a mob attacking random individuals though. They werent burning and looting buildings. This was two rival fraternities that decided to have a rumble. They were battering each other with sticks and bats and batons. There were injured and bloody people everywhere.
stifenstues
Political cartoons

Political cartoons

A lesson used in a Senior Authority English class to teach students how to analyse visual images in preparation for the QCS test. It allows students to practise their use of the following core skills or common curriculum elements (CCEs): CCE 5 Interpreting the meaning of pictures; CCE 33 Inferring; and CCE 43 Analysing. This lesson provides recent political cartoons from Australian cartoonists David Pope (from The Canberra Times) and Mark Knight from The Herald Sun. Many are about the Double Dissolution election or the recent census but there are some about the great barrier reef and privatizing medicare. This lesson provides a brief overview of the history of political cartoons in Australia. It reveals how they work and what can be learned from studying them. It revisits the concept satire and defines many of the persuasive / satirical devices they use (e.g. symbolism, caricature, labels, analogy, irony, juxtaposition, and exaggeration). It has a few example analyses and then gives the students questions to ask themselves when analyzing a political cartoon. Students then answer these questions using the cartoons provided (mostly about refugee issues).
lrigb4
AS/A-level French translation units

AS/A-level French translation units

This is a bundle of ten AS/A-level French units of work which support the sub-themes of the three English examination boards. All AQA units (year 1) are covered. Each unit consists of 7 to 9 pages of densely packed activities centred around a text and with an ultimate focus on translation into French. Tasks include matching, definitions, gap-fill, grammar drills, translation both ways, questions, comprehension, speaking and writing and vocabulary list completion. Each unit builds up in difficulty and features pre-reading and pre-translation tasks leading to three translation passages into French, graded in difficulty. You would use these during the first year of a two year course, or for revision in the second year. The 10 topics are: family, cyber-society, education, work, volunteering, music, cinema, literature, personal identity and cultural heritage. Every unit comes with answers, so you could hand these out for independent work or use them in class with little preparation. You might like to put the units together as a booklet (about 110 pages) to be kept in class or given out to students. Separately, each unit costs £3. We are selling the bundle of 10 units for £20. Once photocopied they will last you several years. The units were co-written by Gianfranco Conti and Steve Smith and apply some of the principles laid out in their book The Language Teacher Toolkit.
spsmith45
Fashion PPT Template

Fashion PPT Template

Fashion PPT Background can be used to increase revenue of your company, economic impact, and Brand Popularity. Key Benefits of Fashion PPT Template * Simple color-coded format * Easy to use with Text * Facilitates communication with customer * Save hours on making presentation * Reasonable price * Slides – 4 Slides Fashion PPT Template | Fashion PPT | Fashion PowerPoint Template | Fashion PPT Background | Fashion PPT Slide | Fashion PPT Template
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NAIDOC Aboriginal Editable Pack

NAIDOC Aboriginal Editable Pack

A collection of NAIOC Week editable templates to use in your child's portfolio/learning stories. Insert your own photos and write and edit your text. Print off and add to your portfolios.
edomain
Baby PowerPoint Templates

Baby PowerPoint Templates

Just about every piece of content you create can be enhanced with some kind of visual element like images, charts and diagrams and catchy themes and design we have designed in this Baby PowerPoint Template. Baby PowerPoint Template can be used to increase revenue of your company, economic impact, and Brand Popularity. Key Benefits of Baby PowerPoint Template * Simple color-coded format * Easy to use with Text * Facilitates communication with customer * Save hours on making presentation * Reasonable price * Slides – 3 Slides Baby | Baby PowerPoint Template | Baby PPT Background | Baby PPT Slide | Baby PPT Template
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Vocabulary booklet for Studio 1 & 2(Rouge), with links to Quizlet.com

Vocabulary booklet for Studio 1 & 2(Rouge), with links to Quizlet.com

Using the vocabulary lists from Studio 1 and Studio 2 Rouge, the vocabulary has been broken into suitable chunks and sets created on quizlet.com to aid vocabulary learning. Students can rate how confident they feel with each word and the student version has the English meanings blanked out so that the students must complete this themselves.
annalambchop
Tomboy Tinkers comprehension

Tomboy Tinkers comprehension

A short text from what would be a diary entry. (I've made up the text to suit the types of questions I wanted to ask). The text is about a girl who is a tomboy and doesn't want to wear a dress t her mum & dad's wedding. The questions are a mixture of summary, inference and evaluative questions. I teach year 4, but this could easily be adapted.
natalie130
Animaux

Animaux

Fiches d'animaux sauvages et domestiques pour leur faire travailler le vocabulaire et la description
el_forestier
A-level French Unit 1 Family

A-level French Unit 1 Family

A unit of work with the ultimate focus on translation into French. Pre-reading vocabulary and syntax manipulation tasks, a text, comprehension tasks, grammar and micro-translation tasks leading to three paragraphs for translation graded by difficulty. Activities include communicative practice, matching, word completion, syntax and morphology, and gap-fill. This would suit sixth form students (advanced level) or first year university/college students and could be used in class or for independent practice. All the answers are provided. It will form part of a whole bundle of units for AS and A-level French which will be an invaluable supplement to your chosen course. There are two versions, a pdf and an editable Word document. The unit consists of eight pages, plus answer key. This resource is designed to go with the Pearson and AQA A-level French specifications in England , but could be issued to any A-level, college or undergraduate French student. It was written by Gianfranco Conti and Steve Smith.
spsmith45
Tooth Brush PPT Template

Tooth Brush PPT Template

Plan your project from start to finish with this Tooth Brush PPT Template by listing the steps you need to take, which tasks are assigned to various team members, task status, and project resources. Create natural PowerPoint Presentations by using Tooth Brush PowerPoint Template – Download Collection of Tooth Brush PPT Template, Themes and Backgrounds for PowerPoint Presentations. Key Features of Tooth Brush PPT Template * Simple color-coded format * Easy to use with Text * Facilitates communication with customer * Save hours on making presentation * Attractive charts and diagrams * Reasonable price * Slides – 21 Slides Tooth Brush | Tooth Brush PowerPoint Template | Tooth Brush PPT Slide | Tooth Brush PPT Template | Tooth Brush PPT Background
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Lo bueno de mi casa

Lo bueno de mi casa

Y9-10 Spanish lesson (with some vocab from Listos 3) about differences between different properties. Students will be able to explore comparative and superlative adjectives,lo bueno/lo malo es que, and very useful vocabulary to talk about your house.
Mandarina