Image above: The Geography Association in the UK. An amazing resource and the leaders in the concept of curriculum making.
Related sites to Humsteach blog
Australian Curriculum Portal
DECD Learning Resources for Australian Curriculum
DECD Achievement Standards Charts
Australian Geography Teachers' Association website
Geography Teachers Association of South Australia
History Teachers Association of South Australia
History Teachers Association of Australia
What do you think about HASS
I read the Backward Design article
I find education theory really
The thought of teaching my first class by myself
In relation to the lecture this week, I
The issue of assessment
* Thanks to Sue Jones from the DECD assessment and reporting team for helping out with our lecture and tutorials this week on assessment. Here is the link to the DECD assessment engagement resources.
* Here is the link to the Powerpoint to this weeks assessment lecture. Have another look at the lecture and think about your assessment philosophy.
What is curriculum making?Curriculum making is the creative act of interpreting a curriculum specification or scheme of work and turning it into a coherent, challenging, engaging and enjoyable scheme of work.
Curriculum making is a job that really never ends and lies at the heart of good teaching.
Why curriculum making?
The essence of curriculum making