“…We must build a classroom culture of achievement – a culture in which students are inspired to work hard to attain success, a culture in which students are motivated to learn, a cultu…
A tribute to Veteran’s Day
Both of our grandfathers fought in World War ll so Veteran’s Day is a special time for us to thank them for all of their bravery and dedica...
Teacher Resources and Classroom Games
Access Australian curriculum aligned unit and lesson plans, teaching resources, worksheets, games & activities, homework, PowerPoints presentations and much more available at Teach This
Lovingly handcrafting unique, creative & beautiful kiwi resources!
This awesome list of 'read aloud' books are by a mixture of Kiwi & Aussie authors - have a peek below for a quick review and some specific reader response sheets that match the books.... have I missed your favourite? Flick me an e-mail or leave a comment below! Anzac Ted By Belinda Landsberry Great for the lower levels, Anzac Ted follows the journey of a teddy bear who accompanies an Anzac soldier into battle. Seen through the eyes of a child (and a teddy bear) the book introduces some of…
Anzac Biscuit Science Experiment
Cooking and science! How much more fun could it be? This simple science experiment template guides students through the scientific process as they bake Anzac biscuits. (They call them cookies in America - but since they are so yummy and chewy, we call them biscuits in Australia.) To get the template and to find out more about how to use it, visit my Learning Curve blog. If you are really keen on Anzac Day, check out my craft ideas while you are there! Happy Cooking! Jane