SCIS | Teacher associations support Australian Curriculum

Education Services Australia partnered with Australian teachers’ associations to develop practical, classroom-related digital resources that are aligned to the Australian Curriculum. In this article Gabrielle England provides an overview of resources available for Phase 1 Learning Areas.

Source: www2.curriculum.edu.au

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The most famous trips in history

“An interactive map to explore history’s greatest journeys, from Magellan to Kerouc.” 

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The 10 Best Kid-Friendly Minecraft Channels on YouTube – GeekDad

If Minecraft has taken over your kids and you hardly know who they are or what they’re talking about anymore, you’re in good company. But, although you may love that the game helps build 21st-century skills such as creativity, innovation, and collaboration, your kids’ obsession can be overwhelming. Perhaps most puzzling is that every waking moment they’re not playing Minecraft, they’re in front of YouTube watching Minecraft.

For fans — and they are legion — Minecraft YouTube videos are a huge part of their enjoyment of the game. There are tutorials (for ideas on new things to create), “Let’s Play” videos (footage of people playing the game), challenges (new gameplay ideas to try), mod showcases (which show off cool thing kids can download to modify their Minecraft worlds), and more.

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Open Textbook Library

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NORWAY – A Time-Lapse Adventure

www.rustadmedia.com Please watch in HD with good speakers for the optimal experience. You can watch it in 4K here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Scxs7L0vhZ4 This…

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6 Reading Comprehension Problems & What To Do About It

When teaching nonfiction text and improving reading comprehension, teacher MJ Linane has found 6 obstacles. Here’s how he improves reading comprehension.

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The State of Educational Blogging 2014 – The Edublogger

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