N.B. THIS PACKAGE MUST BE REGISTERED BEFORE USE: SEE PAGE 8 OF THE BOOK.
(Hard Copy Price: $42.95 – including postage; Ebook price: $19.95)
Online Classroom: Australian Geography Series – Year 1 is a package that includes:
- Interactive Online Geography Resource
The online resource can be viewed on smart/whiteboards, tablets and laptops. This interactive resource includes videos, audio, clickable buttons, graphics and more. It is specifically targeted at engaging Year 1 students and bringing classroom lessons to life.
- Teachers’ Guide
The teachers’ guide includes step-by-step instructions to using the online resource. All you will need to know about using the online resource is provided in this guide. The code and registration details are provided in this guide too.
- BLM Activity Sheets
Photocopiable BLM activity sheets which link to the online content are included in this package. Originally created for our popular BLM ‘Australian Geography Series Book 1: Places Have Distinctive Features’, these activity pages have been modified for this package. Students can complete the activities after viewing the online content. All of the activity sheets have been carefully created to meet the requirements of the Australian Curriculum.
Online Classroom brings Year 1 Geography to life. The curriculum-linked topics include:
- Section 1: Features Of Places
In this section learn about natural, managed and constructed features. Explore Dreaming stories which explain the creation of natural features, and consider how features of places are looked after.
- Section 2: Weather And Seasons
In this section learn about seasons and weather patterns in Australia and places around the globe.
- Section 3: Activities And Location
In this section find out why the activities that we do often depend on where we live, and learn about ways to manage waste.
Online Classroom can be used to:
• plan and present your lessons
• generate lively class discussions
• set up group work
• foster independent learning on individual devices
• set online homework and digital research tasks