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Week 6

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Learning Package 1: Creative arts - Bim Bam

In this lesson your child will learn a song with accompanying body percussion.

Learning Package 2: Science - Wetlands birds

Your child will engage with three short videos about wetland birds from the rangers at Sydney Olympic Park. Learn about the history of Homebush Bay, meet an ecologist, complete your own birdwatching survey, explore the adaptations of the ibis and watch an ibis ceremonial dance.

Learning Pacakge 3: Everyone's an Author

Everyone's an Author is a digital creative writing program featuring ten great Australian authors. Each week an author focuses on a different aspect of writing and a learning journal is released for student to use. This week explore 'Funny Fiction' with Oliver Phommavanh.

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Learning Package 1: Creative arts - Superhero art insects

Your child will learn about patterns, colours, shapes and lines in artworks.

Learning Package 2: Science - Light and sound

Join the scientists from Fizzics Education to learn about all about light and sound. Watch the video and then complete some of your own light and sound experiments at home.

Learning Package 3: Science - Liquid nitrogen show

Join the scientists from Fizzics Education as they teach you molecules and materials in their Liquid nitrogen show. Watch the video and then complete some of your own experiments at home.

Learning Package 4: Everyone's an Author

Everyone's an Author is a digital creative writing program featuring ten great Australian authors. Each week an author focuses on a different aspect of writing and a learning journal is released for student to use. This week explore 'Story Ingredients' with Deborah Abela.

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Learning Package 1: Creative arts - Action figures

In this lesson your child will create a sculpture based on a poem.

Learning Package 2: 'The Incredible Freedom Machines' by Kirli Saunders

Watch Kirli Saunders, NSW Aboriginal Woman of the Year 2020, proud Gunai woman and award-winning international children's author and poet read her story 'The Incredible Freedom Machines'. After listening, complete a fun activity based on the story.

Learning Package 3: Everyone's an Author

Everyone's an Author is a digital creative writing program featuring ten great Australian authors. Each week an author focuses on a different aspect of writing and a learning journal is released for student to use. This week explore 'Creating Characters' with Yvette Posholigan and 'Developing Dialogue' with Tim Harris.

Learning Package 1: Creative arts – Where the creatures roam

Create a mythical creature sculpture based on the song 'Where the Creatures Roam'.

Learning Package 2: Science – Minibeasts

Learn how to become a pirate with an entertaining video made with the Australian National Maritime Museum.

Learning Package 1: Creative arts – Where the creatures roam

Explore mythical creatures while learning how to follow written music scores.

Learning Package 2: Multiple subjects – Pirate school

Learn how to become a pirate with an entertaining video made with the Australian National Maritime Museum.

These learning packages have been designed for use in the home in the event that you are unable to access the learning provided by your school or your school is temporarily unable to provide a learning program. Each learning package has options for students who may find the work too difficult or too easy. We recognise that students across NSW have a diverse range of learning needs and some of these materials may need to be adjusted to support your child.


Further support for students with diverse needs when learning at home can be found at:

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