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2013 Australian School Library Survey - Softlink

2013 Australian School Library Survey - Softlink | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it

"2013 Australian School Library Survey - Key findings link school library resourcing to literacy."


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Carey Leahy's curator insight, October 22, 2013 6:06 AM

Contributing your school's stats helps get numbers behind the supporting evidence. 

Tricia Adams's curator insight, October 22, 2013 1:06 PM
Yes - it's so obvious it's criminal we have to keep on saying this. Great piece of practical reesearch
Dianne lane's comment, October 22, 2013 11:14 PM
Great to see the importance of recreational reading is still highly regarded.
Australian Curriculum Resources
Resources to support teaching and learning using the Australian Curriculum
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Lesson Plans at Your Fingertips and Content Curation Tools

http://eduwebinar.com.au In this webinar Jennie explores the sourcing of lesson plans to support the Australian Curriculum for Humanities and Social Sciences.…
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25 Amazing Books for Teaching about Art -

25 Amazing Books for Teaching about Art - | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
Missy left on comment on a previous post: ” LOVE that you’ve included some of your favorite kids books! Any other books you’d recommend to the mom for reference for trying to teach her kids basic art principles?
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NCS Chemistry and Physics

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Use what talents you possess, for the woods would be silent if no birds sang except for the best. - Henry van Dyke
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Connect your students to a NASA mission

Connect your students to a NASA mission | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
ISTE, in collaboration with NASA, has created a host of free resources to help teachers engage students in research and engineering-design activities connected to authentic scientific study with real-world significance.
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View the Perseids Meteor Shower in Perth

View the Perseids Meteor Shower in Perth | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
How to view the Perseids Meteor Shower in Perth this August - Thanks to Perth Observatory
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How to use Sphero the Robot in STEM and Beyond - From Courtney Pepe

How to use Sphero the Robot in STEM and Beyond - From Courtney Pepe | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
This guest post from Courtney Pepe (@iPadQueen2012) first appeared on Daily Genius. As someone who primarily taught math and science when I was a classroom teacher, I associated robots, robotics cu...
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History Channel from FOXTEL on Historical People and Events, Australia

History Channel from FOXTEL on Historical People and Events, Australia | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
The History Channel is a FOXTEL channel offering programming related to historical people and events.
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How to go to space, without having to go to space

How to go to space, without having to go to space | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
"We will start inhabiting outer space," says Angelo Vermeulen, crew commander of a NASA-funded Mars simulation. "It might take 50 years or it might take 500 years, but it’s going to happen." In this charming talk, the TED Senior Fellow describes some of his official work to make sure humans are prepared for life in deep space ... and shares a fascinating art project in which he challenged people worldwide to design homes we might live in there.
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16 Websites on Natural Disasters

16 Websites on Natural Disasters | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
Natural disasters is a related discussion to any number of topics--geography, ecology, Earth Day, even problem solving. Here are 16 websites that bring the power of these natural forces to student...
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CONTRARY BRIN: Exploring the Scale of the Universe: Our place in time and space

CONTRARY BRIN: Exploring the Scale of the Universe: Our place in time and space | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
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Pluto pictures: Nasa reveals first high-resolution images of surface

Pluto pictures: Nasa reveals first high-resolution images of surface | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
Mission culminates in images of former ninth planet that show mountain ranges of ice and suggest surface has recently been ‘paved over’ by geological activity
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Apps in the Geography lesson and classroom

Teaching Geography is ably supported through ICT and there is a rapidly expanding range of apps to engage students in the application of geographical knowledge…
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Create timelines, share them on the web | Timetoast timelines

Create timelines, share them on the web | Timetoast timelines | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
Timetoast's free timeline maker lets you create timelines online. Make educational timelines or create a timeline for your company website. How to make a timeline? Well, it's easy as toast!
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 3 Important English Language Learning Apps Are Free Today

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 3 Important English Language Learning Apps Are Free Today | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
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6 Things to Consider Before Starting Your Makerspace (EdSurge News)

6 Things to Consider Before Starting Your Makerspace (EdSurge News) | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
Tom Friedman argues in The World is Flat that all we really need to know to be successful in life is how to come up with an idea and execute on it. Children have the first part down--they are hardwired for creativity.
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: The New Explain Everything 3.0 Offers Some Great Features for Math Teachers

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: The New Explain Everything 3.0 Offers Some Great Features for Math Teachers | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
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WhatWasThere - Put history in its place!

WhatWasThere - Put history in its place! | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
WhatWasThere ties historical photos to Google Maps, allowing you to tour familiar streets to see how they appeared in the past.
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FInd History in Your Area - The HISTORY Channel

Find History in Your Area on The HISTORY Channel website.
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How sugar affects the brain - Nicole Avena - YouTube

TED-Ed’s commitment to creating lessons worth sharing is an extension of TED’s mission of spreading great ideas. Within TED-Ed’s growing library of TED-Ed an...
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4 Great Augmented Reality Apps for teaching Science

4 Great Augmented Reality Apps for teaching Science | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
Augmented Reality is the term used by apps which overla…
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: New- A Treasure Trove of Historical Footage Is Now Provided for Free on YouTube

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: New- A Treasure Trove of Historical Footage Is Now Provided for Free on YouTube | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
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Free Technology for Teachers: Five Nice NASA Resources for Teachers and Students

Free Technology for Teachers: Five Nice NASA Resources for Teachers and Students | Australian Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
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