Cross-curricular topics teaching resources: Australia

Resources and ideas for cross-curricular topics, australia, written by teachers to support teaching and learning

Anzac Day – Poppy Pop Art

Anzac Day – Poppy Pop Art

A fun, effective art activity for your students when celebrating Anzac Day.Draw some patterns on the poppy / background and colour it in.4 different templates are included:♦ TEMPLATE 1 and 2 – the patterns are given in the boxes at the base of the sheet. Students transfer these patterns to the poppy and the background and then colour everything in.♦ TEMPLATE 3 – this is a blank template. Your students decide on their own 5 patterns and draw them in the boxes at the bottom of the sheet.♦ TEMPLATE 4 – the patterns are already given on the poppy and the background. This is just a colouring activity.**********************************************************************© Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources

By swelch_resources

Big Rainforest  Lessons Bundle

Big Rainforest Lessons Bundle

Big Rainforest Lessons Bundle All My Rainforest Lessons in One Big Bundle! This download includes 11 of my complete lessons on the rainforest. There are detailed PowerPoints for each lesson with differentiated activities and engaging starters to explain several elements of the rainforest, including climate change, animal adaptions, physical locations and more. Thanks for looking  Please remember to leave feedback, for updates and promotions you can also follow me here. ***************************************************************************** Some of my other products: Big Science Bundle Pack . Complete Space and the Solar System Workbook . Complete Dialogues and Play Scripts Writing Unit . *****************************************************************************

By TheGingerTeacher

 Rainforest Round Up Complete Lesson

Rainforest Round Up Complete Lesson

Rainforest Round Up Complete Lesson Complete Lesson on The Rainforest - Animals and Plants, Adaptions and Climate Change This download includes a complete lesson on the rainforest. The lesson focuses on how rounding up knowledge about the rainforest, such as the animals which live there and the effects of destroying the rainforest. There are two detailed PowerPoints to ensure children understand the. The children will then create an information board using fun foldables and information sheets. Everything needed for the lesson is included in this download. This download includes:- Full and detailed lesson plan- Complete lesson PowerPoint - Starter PowerPoint- Fact sheet- Information board foldable (with and without instructions)- Discussion picture- Example information boardThanks for looking Please remember to leave feedback, for updates and promotions you can also follow me here.*****************************************************************************Some of my other products: Complete Instruction Writing Unit . Complete Persuasive Writing Unit . Complete Dialogues and Play Scripts Writing Unit .*****************************************************************************

By TheGingerTeacher

 Endangered and Extinct Animals of the Rainforest  -  Complete Lesson

Endangered and Extinct Animals of the Rainforest - Complete Lesson

Endangered and Extinct Animals of the Rainforest - Complete Lesson Complete Lesson on the Endangered and Extinct Animals of the RainforestThis download includes a complete lesson on endangered and extinct animals and the reasons for their endangerment. There are starter activities and there is a detailed PowerPoint to explain endangerment and extinction. The children will then write instructions to demonstrate their understanding and give their writing purpose. Everything needed for the lesson is included in this download. This download includes:- Full and detailed lesson plan- Complete lesson PowerPoint - Starter activity- Instruction cloze sheets - Success criteria Thanks for looking Please remember to leave feedback, for updates and promotions you can also follow me here.*****************************************************************************Some of my other products: Big Science Bundle Pack . Complete Space and the Solar System Workbook . Complete Dialogues and Play Scripts Writing Unit .*****************************************************************************

By TheGingerTeacher

Effects of Climate Change & the Rainforest  -  Complete Lesson

Effects of Climate Change & the Rainforest - Complete Lesson

Effects of Climate Change & the Rainforest - Complete Lesson Complete Lesson on the Effects of Climate ChangeThis download includes a complete lesson on the reasons for climate change and the effects on the planet. There is a detailed PowerPoint to explain climate change and effects. The children will then complete worksheets to check understanding. Everything needed for the lesson is included in this download. This download includes:- Full and detailed lesson plan- Complete lesson PowerPoint - Starter pictures- Differentiated worksheets (x3) - Answer sheet Thanks for looking Please remember to leave feedback, for updates and promotions you can also follow me here.*****************************************************************************Some of my other products: Big Science Bundle Pack . Complete Space and the Solar System Workbook . Complete Dialogues and Play Scripts Writing Unit .*****************************************************************************

By TheGingerTeacher

Who am I? (with animals)

Who am I? (with animals)

Pupils try to guess the riddles and match them with the pictures. Farm animals, pets and wild animals. Teachers can use it to teach about kinds of animals. Also to teach qualities of the animals. This game can be played in teams.

By Olynj

Money problem solving bundle for year 5 & 6

Money problem solving bundle for year 5 & 6

This bundle contains over 100 word problems using the context of money.Give your students every opportunity of being able to answer the money questions in the Y5 NAPLAN test. A test of mathematical literacy as much as a test of mathematical calculating.

By wilkieway

The Compete NAPLAN Y3 Money Bundle

The Compete NAPLAN Y3 Money Bundle

All lessons and worksheets, with plenty of practice questions with the overview plan for integrating work with money into a mathematics programme.From recognising coins to solving word problems using a variety of language structures.Great resource for differentiated teaching.

By wilkieway

Identifying Rainforest Plant Life  -  Complete Lesson

Identifying Rainforest Plant Life - Complete Lesson

Identifying Rainforest Plant Life - Complete Lesson Complete Lesson on Identifying the Plant life in the RainforestsThis download includes a complete lesson on the plants which grow in the rainforest. The lesson focuses on learning the facts about rainforest plants and recognising them. There is a detailed PowerPoint to introduce children to the various plant life. The children will then complete activity sheets to show their understanding. There are 3 differentiated activity sheets included to allow for differentiation and then an extension activity. Everything needed for the lesson is included in this download. This download includes:- Full and detailed lesson plan- Complete lesson PowerPoint - Differentiated activity sheets (x3)- Extension activity sheetThanks for looking Please remember to leave feedback, for updates and promotions you can also follow me here.*****************************************************************************Some of my other products: Big Science Bundle Pack . Complete Space and the Solar System Workbook . Complete Dialogues and Play Scripts Writing Unit .*****************************************************************************

By TheGingerTeacher

Trivia Questions

Trivia Questions

A document with over 300 trivia questions (and answers) useful for class competitions, homeroom, school fundraisers etc. Questions include those about Australia, other nations, celebrities, popular culture texts, inventors and scientific discoveries, historical events, true or false etc

By lrigb4

Australian stereotypes - how to write a persuasive essay

Australian stereotypes - how to write a persuasive essay

This lesson is designed as part of an Australian year 9 English unit. The first assessment for this unit is a persuasive essay. This PowerPoint first explains the assessment and the criteria students will be marked against. Subsequently, it goes through essay genre conventions (defining terms like thesis statement, explaining what should go in an intro, body and conclusion, explaining how texts should be referenced in text and in a bibliography). This PowerPoint also includes example paragraphs from a range of texts which show Australian stereotypes including The Simpsons Australia episode, Crocodile Dundee and men of the open spaces.Handout - planning steps to be completed prior to writingHandout - scaffolding for essay which tells students what they must write for each paragraph.

By lrigb4

 Mapping the Rainforests Complete Lesson

Mapping the Rainforests Complete Lesson

Complete Lesson on Locating and Naming Rainforest CountriesThis download includes a complete lesson on the rainforest and how to find them on a world map. The lesson focuses on the where the rainforests are in the world and explains why they are all near the equator. There is a detailed PowerPoint to ensure children understand. The children will then complete a map worksheet to show their understanding. There are 3 different map sheets included to allow for differentiation. Everything needed for the lesson is included in this download. This download includes:- Full and detailed lesson plan- Complete lesson PowerPoint - Differentiated map sheets (x3)- Answer sheetThanks for looking Please remember to leave feedback, for updates and promotions you can also follow me here.*****************************************************************************Some of my other products: Big Science Bundle Pack . Complete Space and the Solar System Workbook . Complete Dialogues and Play Scripts Writing Unit .*****************************************************************************

By TheGingerTeacher

Agriculture: Broiler Chicken Poultry Debate Assessment

Agriculture: Broiler Chicken Poultry Debate Assessment

This assessment is an excellent way to get students thinking about animal ethics and welfare concerns in the Poultry Industry. It is aimed more towards Australian farming, but should be easily adapted to other countries.It is aimed at year 8 students, but can easily be used with other age groups with minimal modification.The debate is designed to help students consider the real pros and cons of broiler chicken farming compared to free range chicken farming.

By AllyEvans04

Australian Agriculture: Sheep Parasites Assignment

Australian Agriculture: Sheep Parasites Assignment

This download contains two files: a PowerPoint on common sheep diseases in Australia (some also common worldwide); and a task sheet for an assignment about parasites.The assignment looks at faecal samples of local sheep (either at your school, or can be a local farm) to count the eggs, etc. and determine the health of the sheep.The assessment and presentation are aimed at year 9 students (14-15 yrs old), but can be modified up or down to suit age and ability groups.

By AllyEvans04

Australia Quiz

Australia Quiz

Australia Quiz/KEY included. Kids find out how much they know about Australia.

By Olynj

The Big Ship Sails Performing Licence

The Big Ship Sails Performing Licence

This is the Performing Licence for the play script The Big Ship Sails. You should purchase this if you are planning to perform that play. This licence allows you to give up to five performances of the play to an audience of up to 200 people (paying or non-paying). Once purchased, it's valid for 6 months.

By AliJC

Agriculture: Sheep Topic Test for Year 8-9

Agriculture: Sheep Topic Test for Year 8-9

This is a basic topic test for a Sheep unit of work. It should take students approx. 30 minutes to complete, and can easily be adapted to include some more challenging questions.I have used this test numerous times with year 9 and 8 classes, where the majority of students are challenged enough by the questions included.

By AllyEvans04

Jungle Animals

Jungle Animals

This is a Picture Dictionary about Jungle Animals. Cut and paste activity

By Olynj

Jungle Animals

Jungle Animals

This is a Picture Dictionary about Jungle Animals. Cut and paste activity

By Olynj

Y3 Money Problem Solving Bundle

Y3 Money Problem Solving Bundle

Unit containing guidance on assisting students to solve different types of money problems.Extra set of worksheets for more practice questions including multi choice type questions.All answers included.

By wilkieway

Money Problems Unit 3 (Y5) Practice Questions

Money Problems Unit 3 (Y5) Practice Questions

A further 20 pages, over 60 problems for students to practice answering a range of problems using the context of money.Students require plenty of practice at reading and making sense of word problems and understanding the wide range of vocabulary associated with money.Problem types include those found in the NAPLAN tests at year 5.Multi choice questions includedAll answers included.This unit provides further practice questions for the Unit 3 lesson guide and problems.https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/solving-money-problems-y5-11484070

By wilkieway

Working with money practice

Working with money practice

A resource to provide practice for working with money.Practice questions support the Unit lesson and the Financial literacy packs puts working with money into a context of fundraising using games to buy and sell.

By wilkieway

Australian Money: The Complete Unit 1

Australian Money: The Complete Unit 1

All three lessons - everything you need to get your students familiar with Australian money from recognising coins (permission to use Australian currency coin designs was obtained from the Royal Australian Mint) notes, combinations, recording money, giving change to working with the straight forward money problems found in the NAPLAN Y3 test. Including practice at multi-choice type problems.

By wilkieway

Y3  Money Worksheets

Y3 Money Worksheets

A set of 41 full colour worksheets from Unit 1 (lessons 1 - 3), Coin recognition, combinations and giving change and Unit 2 Solving money problems.These worksheets can be printed or projected.Permission to use Australian currency coin designs was obtained from the Royal Australian Mint.The worksheets uses the new $5 note.

By wilkieway