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Inquiry and skills

Based on the Australian Curriculum, Inquiry and skills in F-6/7 HASS Foundation Year includes:

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  • Go to NAIDOC Week 2022 Comprehension Activity teaching resource

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    NAIDOC Week 2022 Comprehension Activity

    A worksheet with text and comprehension questions exploring the 2022 NAIDOC theme.

    Wingaru Kids 3 pages Years: 3 - 6
  • Go to NAIDOC Week 2022 Jumbled Word Puzzle teaching resource

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    NAIDOC Week 2022 Jumbled Word Puzzle

    A student word puzzle focusing on topic words from the information sheet about the NAIDOC 2022 theme: “Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up!”.

    Wingaru Kids 1 page Years: 2 - 4
  • Go to NAIDOC Week 2022 Find-a-Word – Lower Years teaching resource

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    NAIDOC Week 2022 Find-a-Word – Lower Years

    A lower-years find-a-word puzzle emphasising topic words from information sheet about the NAIDOC 2022 theme: “Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up!”

    Wingaru Kids 1 page Years: 1 - 3
  • Go to NAIDOC Week 2022 – Teacher Information Sheet teaching resource

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    NAIDOC Week 2022 – Teacher Information Sheet

    A teacher information sheet about the NAIDOC 2022 theme: “Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up!”

    Wingaru Kids 1 page
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    NAIDOC Week 2022 – Student Information Sheet

    A student information sheet about the NAIDOC 2022 theme: “Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up!”.

    Wingaru Kids 1 page Years: 3 - 5
  • Go to Learning About the Past PowerPoint teaching resource

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    Learning About the Past PowerPoint

    Use this 15-slide editable PowerPoint template when introducing younger students to historical sources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: F
  • Go to A Very Special Memory – Worksheet teaching resource

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    A Very Special Memory – Worksheet

    Explore the role that photographs play in communicating the stories of our past with this simple worksheet.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: F
  • Go to A Very Special Object – Worksheet teaching resource

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    A Very Special Object – Worksheet

    Explore the role that objects play in communicating the stories of our past with this simple worksheet.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: F
  • Go to Family and Culture Poetry Prompts – Task Cards teaching resource

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    Family and Culture Poetry Prompts – Task Cards

    A set of 16 illustrated poetry task cards to help students write about their family and cultural celebrations.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Years: F - 3
  • Go to World Map Poster Australia Centre teaching resource

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    World Map Poster Australia Centre

    An extensive political map of the world with Australia centred.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: F - 6
  • Go to Who Lived Here Before You? PowerPoint teaching resource

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    Who Lived Here Before You? PowerPoint

    A 17 slide editable PowerPoint template introducing students to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Peoples connection to land.

    Teach Starter Publishing 17 pages Year: F
  • Go to Blank Timeline Template teaching resource

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    Blank Timeline Template

    A blank editable timeline template to use as a recording worksheet in history lessons.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: F - 6
  • Go to Natural and Built Environments - Inquiry Task teaching resource

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    Natural and Built Environments - Inquiry Task

    An inquiry task for natural and built environments.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Years: 1 - 2
  • Go to Natural or Built Environments - Playground Activity teaching resource

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    Natural or Built Environments - Playground Activity

    A worksheet that requires your students to examine natural and built environments in their playground.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 2
  • Go to Features of Maps Posters teaching resource

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    Features of Maps Posters

    A set of 2 posters outlining the features of a map.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: F - 6
  • Go to Tertiary Sources Poster (Version 2) teaching resource

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    Tertiary Sources Poster (Version 2)

    A poster highlighting some examples of tertiary sources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: F - 7
  • Go to Secondary Sources Poster (Version 2) teaching resource

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    Secondary Sources Poster (Version 2)

    A poster highlighting some examples of secondary sources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: F - 7
  • Go to Primary Sources Poster (Version 2) teaching resource

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    Primary Sources Poster (Version 2)

    A poster highlighting some examples of primary sources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: F - 7
  • Go to Tertiary Sources Poster teaching resource

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    Tertiary Sources Poster

    A poster providing the definition and some examples of tertiary sources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: F - 6
  • Go to Secondary Sources Poster teaching resource

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    Secondary Sources Poster

    A poster providing the definition and some examples of secondary sources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: F - 7
  • Go to Primary Sources Poster teaching resource

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    Primary Sources Poster

    A poster providing the definition and some examples of primary sources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: F - 7
  • Go to Natural and Built Environments Teaching Resource Pack resource pack

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    Natural and Built Environments Teaching Resource Pack

    A pack of posters and worksheets to be used when teaching a unit of work on natural and built environments.

    Teach Starter Publishing 100 pages Years: 1 - 2
  • Go to People Live in Places Unit Plan unit plan

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    People Live in Places Unit Plan

    This Geography unit covers a range of concepts relating to the places students live in and belong to.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: F Has Starter Sheet
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    Assessment - People Live in Places

    An assessment task in which students will identify the importance of all to care for our natural environment.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: F 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Looking After Places lesson plan

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    Looking After Places

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will appreciate the responsibility of all people to care for our natural environment.

    Teach Starter Publishing 63 pages Year: F 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Who Lived Here Before? lesson plan

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    Who Lived Here Before?

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify that their place is also the place of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples.

    Teach Starter Publishing 65 pages Year: F 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to People in Our Community - Groups lesson plan

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    People in Our Community - Groups

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will examine the different groups people belong to, why these groups are important and how these groups celebrate.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: F 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Our Community lesson plan

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    Our Community

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will understand how the location of places can be represented on simple maps.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: F 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Caring for Our School lesson plan

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    Caring for Our School

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore their responsibility in caring for their school environment.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: F 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Places We Learn - Schools lesson plan

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    Places We Learn - Schools

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify their school as a special place.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: F 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to My House lesson plan

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    My House

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will investigate the importance of the places students live and explore the people who make up families.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: F 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Daily Life - Then and Now Unit Plan

    This History unit covers a range of concepts relating to how daily life of the present is different from the past and how it could change in the future.

    Teach Starter Publishing 118 pages Year: 1 Has Starter Sheet