Tuning In with Topics (Lower Primary)
Author: Andrea Hillbrick
Format: 104 pp book
ISBN: 9781863666558 SCIS No: 1314086
Publisher: Education Services Australia 2007
Audience: Teacher resource
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Tuning In with Topics celebrates teaching and learning partnerships in schools.
This series of three books for lower, middle and upper primary features rich topics selected to spark the imagination, promote discussion and engage students in their investigations. Students become active participants in constructing their learning through the inquiry learning approach
Each book features 144 task cards grouped under 12 topics. The tasks feature big questions, thinking skills and strategies, ICTs and community links. Students work independently and communicate their findings in creative and innovative formats. For each topic there are task cards for tuning in, exploring a thinking tool or strategy, learning experiences to build understandings, and applying learning beyond the classroom.