Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by John Boyne Unit of Work

Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by John Boyne Unit of Work

Bruno is a 9-year-old boy growing up during World War II in Berlin. He lives with his parents, his 12-year-old sister Gretel and maids, one of whom is called Maria. After a visit by Adolf Hitler, Bruno's father is promoted to Commandant, and the family has to move to 'Out-With' because of the orders of "The Fury". For this unit of work for Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by John Boyne includes the following: - Unit of work outline - In-depth holocaust investigation - Powerpoint analysing blurb/front covers - Worksheet activity for covers - Pre-reading definitions - Chapter questions for comprehension - Character analysis worksheet - Newspaper article that has questions that link back to the text - Crossword for BITSP - Essay questions for assessment
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Parvana by Deborah Ellis Unit of Work

Parvana by Deborah Ellis Unit of Work

Based closely on real life, this is the exciting and inspiring story of Parvana, a young girl growing up in Afghanistan, as she struggles to make a life for herself and her family under the harsh rule of the Taliban. This unit of work includes: - Pre-reading activities and tasks - Chapter questions for analysis - Afghanistan photographs for analysis - Essay questions for assessment
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I am Malala (young reader's edition) Unit

I am Malala (young reader's edition) Unit

A unit of work on the text 'I am Malala' by Malala Yousafzai (young reader's edition). The unit of work includes; -beginning activities before reading the text (including map and links) -thorough chapter questions for each chapter -vocab sheets -detailed character essay step by step with examples -blank facebook profile for students to complete regarding Malala
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Only the Heart by Brian Caswell and David Phu An Chiem (unit of work)

Only the Heart by Brian Caswell and David Phu An Chiem (unit of work)

Only the Heart by Brian Caswell and David Phu An Chiem is about the Vietnam war, and the problems and hardships the Vietnamese people faced while trying to escape their war stricken country. During the book, Toan and his family escape Vietnam, on a boat. They become part of the first wave of boat people to Australia. This unit of work includes: - pre-reading activities including map work - Chapter questions for comprehension - 2 media articles with questions that relate back to the text for extension - Essay questions for assessment
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Fly Away Peter by David Malouf Unit of work

Fly Away Peter by David Malouf Unit of work

Fly Away Peter is an Australian novel by David Malouf set before and during the First World War. The first part of the novel is set on the Queensland Gold Coast, and the second part on the Western Front. This unit of work includes the following: - pre-reading task: World War I investigation - Chapter questions for comprehension - Extension questions and tasks - Essay questions for assessment
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Slumdog Millionaire Unit of Work

Slumdog Millionaire Unit of Work

The film Slumdog Millionaire unit of work includes the following: -India investigation for pre-reading -Character analysis regarding the theme 'power' booklet -Activity booklet -Essay questions for assessment
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Wellbeing / Development / Poverty / Human Rights / Children's rights / Unit of Work

Wellbeing / Development / Poverty / Human Rights / Children's rights / Unit of Work

This 180 slide powerpoint covers the following topics and includes dozens of activities and questions with links also attached on the slides: -Development and an investigation into developed and undeveloped country comparison -Poverty with activities -Photo analysis activity -Shasha's story with activities -Causes of poverty with activities -United Nations Millennium Development goals with research task -Human Rights -Child labour -Research task based on the Convention on the Rights of the Child -Violations of human rights -Death penalty -Genocide / Ethnic cleansing with research task -Australian Equality -Indigenous Australians -Cultural diversity in Australia. Also attached is the photographs needed for the photo analysis And a photo analysis worksheet as practice.
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The Outsiders by S.E Hinton Unit of Work

The Outsiders by S.E Hinton Unit of Work

The book follows two rival groups, the Greasers and the Socs, who are divided by their socioeconomic status. The story is told in first-person narrative by protagonist Ponyboy Curtis. This unit of work includes: - Spelling words for each chapter divided into 4 differentiated spelling groups - Chapter questions for comprehension - Outsiders biopoem lesson activity - Project that includes both a creative task and essay prompts for assessement - Rubrics are included
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The Crucible by Arthur Miller Unit of Work

The Crucible by Arthur Miller Unit of Work

The Crucible by Arthur Miller unit of work includes the following: -Pre-reading investigation into the background of the play -Pre-reading definition worksheet -Chapter/Act questions for comprehension -Themes powerpoint -Poem (Half-hanged Mary) for analysis with the text -Creative assessment prompts -Essay prompts for assessment
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Parvana by Deborah Ellis Unit of Work

Parvana by Deborah Ellis Unit of Work

Based closely on real life, this is the exciting and inspiring story of Parvana, a young girl growing up in Afghanistan, as she struggles to make a life for herself and her family under the harsh rule of the Taliban. This unit of work includes: - Pre-reading activities and tasks - Chapter questions for analysis - Afghanistan photographs for analysis - Essay questions for assessment
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Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by John Boyne Unit of Work

Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by John Boyne Unit of Work

Bruno is a 9-year-old boy growing up during World War II in Berlin. He lives with his parents, his 12-year-old sister Gretel and maids, one of whom is called Maria. After a visit by Adolf Hitler, Bruno's father is promoted to Commandant, and the family has to move to 'Out-With' because of the orders of "The Fury". For this unit of work for Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by John Boyne includes the following: - Unit of work outline - In-depth holocaust investigation - Powerpoint analysing blurb/front covers - Worksheet activity for covers - Pre-reading definitions - Chapter questions for comprehension - Character analysis worksheet - Newspaper article that has questions that link back to the text - Crossword for BITSP - Essay questions for assessment
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The Happiest Refugee by Anh Do (unit of work)

The Happiest Refugee by Anh Do (unit of work)

Anh Do nearly didn't make it to Australia. His entire family came close to losing their lives on the sea as they escaped from war-torn Vietnam in an overcrowded boat. This book tells the incredible, uplifting and inspiring life story of one of our favourite personalities. The Happiest Refugee tells of his journey. This unit of work includes: - pre-reading activities - chapter questions for comprehension
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I am Malala (young reader's edition) Unit

I am Malala (young reader's edition) Unit

A unit of work on the text 'I am Malala' by Malala Yousafzai (young reader's edition). The unit of work includes; -beginning activities before reading the text (including map and links) -thorough chapter questions for each chapter -vocab sheets -detailed character essay step by step with examples -blank facebook profile for students to complete regarding Malala
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Blitzkrieg powerpoint and map activity

Blitzkrieg powerpoint and map activity

Attached is a powerpoint with dot points about Blitzkrieg and information about the evacuation of Dunkirk. Also included is a map of Europe during World War II whereby students fill in the countries that Germany took over using blitzkrieg.
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