RESOURCES TO SUPPORT LEARNING TRAJECTORIES
RESOURCES TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF OUR LESSONs/ TRAJECTORIES FOR STAGE 2 LEARNERS
LESSON 1: MATHS
Reasoning skills: Mathematical reasoning and problem solving
Resource 1: "Depth & Rigor" short extract from the 5 Principles of the Modern Maths Classroom. Click here to download
Resource 2: Low-Floor and High-Ceiling Tasks: This professional learning resource and others can be found at reSolve. Also on the site are a range of inquiry-based classroom activities organised by grade level.
LESSON THREE: GEOGRAPHY
Content: Places Similar & Different
Reasoning Skills: Acquires and communicates geographical information using geographical tools
There are a few resources on the South Australian website.
Resource 1: Geography animation
Resource 2: A series of questions to promote deeper thinking about geography
LESSON 2: HISTORY:
Content: What changes occur when cultures impact with each other?
Reasoning skills: locate information from sources, identify different points of vie
Resource 1: Video, "The Great Migration"
Resource 2: The "Bring it to Life Guide", a resource from South Australia DOE web resource, "Making the Australian Curriculum Come to Life For Us" Click here to download
LESSON FOUR: ENGLISH
Content: Responds to a text that expresses viewpoints of the world similar & different to their own
Reasoning Skills: Think in ways that are imaginative, creative, interpretive & critical
Resource 1: The Jan Farmer-Hailey presentation, "Year 3-6 Reading Workshop: Let's Talk Text" which is located on the NOII NSW website
Resource 2: A series of questions to consider when engaging with texts from the wonderful South Australian website, "The essence tree"