Education
50 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Refugees and Australia 1972-2012

This short video explodes myths about asylum seekers and refugees and their impact in Australia. We encourage community debate and hope you will engage on th...
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

a short clip about refugees and asylum seekers migrating to Australia. This clip has very interesting facts concerning this topic.

 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Home | AC History Units

Home | AC History Units | Education | Scoop.it
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

good source for learning how to teach History and the units that you need to cover as a teacher.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Australia’s migration history | NSW Migration Heritage Centre

Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

A detailed account of the Immirgration to Australia.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

The Bonegilla Migrant Experience

Providing information on the history of the Bonegilla migrant centre, the site as it is today, latest events and educational resources for schools.
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

great website for information about immigration to Australia. What I like most about this site is that it has personal stories from different migrants that you can read. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Reading of The Rabbits By: John Marsden and Shaun Tan (Read By Stephen)

Digital Book
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

This is a great take on the settling of Australia and how the Indigenous people viewd the settlers. This reading is a little errie but I like it! The images are great and the story very captivating. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Mirrors of Privilege: Making Whiteness Visible pt. 1

Mirrors of Privilege: Making Whiteness Visible is a brilliant documentary and a must-see for all people who are interested in justice, spiritual growth and c...
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

Good insight on racism in America. I didn't know that it was still so bad these days because I thought it was a diverse country. You see the remoarse in the interviews even though they didn't do anything bad but they still feel guilt. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Education Resources and Publications

Education Resources and Publications | Education | Scoop.it
Education Resources and Publications: find out about books and online resources published by the Department of Veterans Affairs. These resources are designed for primary and secondary schools.
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

Books about Australian history about a range of topics but mainly focusing on the war. The resources are aimed to be used in primary and secondary schools.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Aboriginal Australia resources

Aboriginal Australia resources | Education | Scoop.it
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

This website gives titles of books, movies, news paper articles that are good for learning about Indigenous Australia. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Skype - Free internet calls and online cheap calls to phones and mobiles

Skype - Free internet calls and online cheap calls to phones and mobiles | Education | Scoop.it
Make internet calls for free and cheap online calls to phones and mobiles with Skype. Sign up today and discover a whole new world of staying in touch.
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

This can be used as the new age pen pal system. Students can use this website to chat to other students their age. This is a great way for students to see how the other half of the world lives and get to see other people's culture and living.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Immigration Museum: Immigration Museum

Immigration Museum: Immigration Museum | Education | Scoop.it
Moving stories of people from all over the world who have migrated to Australia.
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

Has great stories and exhibitions online that you can show students. Great for teaching about Australian History and about the Immigration to Australia. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

My Place Website

Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

Great source for finding different stories and clips about Australian History. These clips are great because they are entertaining and give you a climpse of how life was back in these times

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Impact of European settlement on Indigenous people, Mass migration, Becoming Australian, SOSE: History Year 10, WA | Online Education Home Schooling Skwirk Australia

Impact of European settlement on Indigenous people, Mass migration, Becoming Australian, SOSE: History Year 10, WA | Online Education Home Schooling Skwirk Australia | Education | Scoop.it
Impact of European settlement on Indigenous people, Mass migration, Becoming Australian, SOSE: History, Year 10, WA Introduction European settlement had a severe and devastating impact on Indigenous people.
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

This links gives information about the impact that European Colonisation had on the Indigenous people of Australia. It is very clear and well researched

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Scootle - Login

Scootle - Login | Education | Scoop.it
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

This is a great resource for foundation to year 9. It gives you ideas about different topics about indigenous Australia and how teachers should go about teaching it. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Reconciliation Australia Indigenous and non-Indigenous reconciliation for the wellbeing of the Australian nation

Reconciliation Australia Indigenous and non-Indigenous reconciliation for the wellbeing of the Australian nation | Education | Scoop.it
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

information on Reconciliation Australia and what they do and has great teaching resources with it.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Infographic & FAQ: Why do asylum seekers come to Australia? | GetUp Campaign Blog

Infographic & FAQ: Why do asylum seekers come to Australia? | GetUp Campaign Blog | Education | Scoop.it
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

Information and statistics on asylum seekers to Australia

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

The Bonegilla Migrant Experience - Belongings - Online Exhibition

The Bonegilla Migrant Experience - Belongings - Online Exhibition | Education | Scoop.it
Between 1945 and 1975, Australia’s population almost doubled. Almost three million migrants arrived, half from Britain and half from other European countries.
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

An online exhibit about the population increase of Australia after WW2

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Bigger than Texas

Bigger than Texas | Education | Scoop.it
WA’s need for a hero and corporate excess created Alan Bond, who features heavily in this quite personal documentary. (Video excerpt 2.53 minutesalso has educational notes.
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

Good insight on the history of the colonisating of Western Australia. This page even comes with teaching notes 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Stomp- Stomp Out Loud

This is the last and the best part of the dvd! Please rate and comment, thanks.
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

I love these Stomp clips. I would totally show these in a classroom to get the kids excited about music and for them to see that music can be made out of anything. I think these clips are very entertaining and captivating to watch and that the students will think this to, and that will get them motivated about music. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

the punch

Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

This was a very good read and good insight on how nasty and narrow minded some people can be. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Resources on history | australia.gov.au

Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

Great resources for Australian War History and this site is very easy to browse through

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

SBS: First Australians

Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

watched an episode of this and I was very hooked into it and made me want to know more about our Australia's anstery. Gives good insight about how the people used to live back then. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

Resources and education - Consumer Affairs Victoria

Resources and education - Consumer Affairs Victoria | Education | Scoop.it
For multicultural communities, consumers with a disability, policy makers, teachers.
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

Has great resources and tips on how to teach consumerism to children at an early age and older ages. The activites are fun and very enjoyable. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

United Nations Cyberschoolbus

United Nations Cyberschoolbus | Education | Scoop.it
The United Nations Cyberschoolbus is a website about global issues and the UN, for students ages 5-18 and their teachers.
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

Good for teachers and preservice teachers to stay in the loop about teaching around the world. Also is a good resource for ideas on how to teach global topics.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

The changing face of early Australia | australia.gov.au

The changing face of early Australia | australia.gov.au | Education | Scoop.it
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

This site has a lot of information about the different migrations from different countires, and why the moved to Australia to live. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Elisabeth Skapetis
Scoop.it!

European discovery and the colonisation of Australia | australia.gov.au

European discovery and the colonisation of Australia | australia.gov.au | Education | Scoop.it
Elisabeth Skapetis's insight:

This is a great link that has a lot of information on Australian History and the colonisation of Australia. 

more...
No comment yet.