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What Makes Australia Unique Word Wall Vocabulary

PDF | 3 pages|Grades: 3 - 6

A set of Australian related vocabulary word wall cards.

Print out these What Makes Australia Unique Vocabulary cards and cut them along the line. Stick them up around your room to immerse your students in the content specific vocabulary.

There is a blank sheet provided at the end for any extra words that your students may want to add.

Words include: Australia, Australian, Indigenous Australians, Aboriginal people, Great Britain, migrants, multicultural, Uluru, Great Barrier Reef, vegemite, AFL, rugby league, cricket, temperate, hot, dry, tropical, cold, desert, rainforest, vast, continent, island, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House, Parliament House, platypus, wombat, bilby, echidna, kangaroo, emu, Captain James Cook, Commonwealth

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    What Makes Australia Unique Vocabulary

    Australia Australian Indigenous Australians
    Aboriginal people Great Britain migrants
    multicultural Uluru Great Barrier Reef
    vegemite AFL rugby league
    cricket temperate hot
    dry tropical cold
    desert rainforest vast
    continent island Sydney Harbour Bridge
    Sydney Opera House Parliament House platypus
    wombat bilby echidna
    kangaroo emu Captain James Cook
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      NSW Curriculum alignment

      Victorian Curriculum alignment

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    Brenda Wann

    When I downloaded this, there were no words, just blank cards. I created my own from your word list, but thought you should know.

    Brenda Wann · Jul 2nd, 2020

    Tom (Teach Starter)

    Hi Brenda,

    Thank you for letting us know. The word wall seems to be downloading fine on our end now.
    If the problem happens again, get in touch by sending an email to [email protected]

    Tom (Teach Starter) · Jul 3rd, 2020

    Helen Piercy

    Indigenous Australians is a proper noun and should be a capital ‘I’

    Helen Piercy · Nov 7th, 2016

    Scott (Teach Starter)

    Hi Helen, this has now been updated. Thank you for letting us know!

    Kind regards,

    Scott (Teach Starter) · Nov 7th, 2016

    Judy Gibbs

    Perfect for our SOSE unit

    Judy Gibbs · Oct 28th, 2014

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