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Resources for schools

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National Library of Australia Catalogue

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Provides a fast and easy way to search the collection and to find resources. Card holders can request material on the go, and track the status of their requests.

National Library of Australia

National Pollutant Inventory – for students

Provides free information about substance emissions in Australia. Check out the substance fact sheets to discover the many different sources of pollution.

Department of the Environment

Parliament and Civics Education Rebate

Provides a subsidy for schools travelling more than 150 kilometres to visit Canberra as part of a civics and citizenship education excursion. The excursion should be attended by students in Year 4 to Year 12.

Department of Education and Training

Racism. No Way.

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Aims to tackle racism in schools in Australia, through providing teachers, school students, parents and governors with games, research and lesson ideas that explore the causes and effects of racism for practical use in the classroom.

Department of Education and Communities [NSW]

Resources for students and teachers

Investigate the National Archives' collection through education resources designed to connect with life in the classroom.

National Archives of Australia

Shell Questacon Science Circus

A partnership between Questacon and the Australian National University, science graduates bring lively presentations of science to towns and schools across regional Australia while they study for a Master of Science Communication Outreach.

Questacon - The National Science and Technology Centre

Something In Common

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An educational resource for young Australians that are interested in learning about, and becoming involved in, human rights. It also contains useful resources and links to important services for those in need of assistance or support. 

Australian Human Rights Commission

Student and teacher resources - Great Barrier Reef

Studying the Great Barrier Reef, use this information in the classroom or for your next school assignment.

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority

Students & teachers

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Subject-specific experiments and activities from the Bureau of Meteorology, designed for students and teachers. Resources include brochures, weather kits, health & physical education, mathematics, science, SOSE (geography), and the arts.

Bureau of Meteorology

Sustainability education

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Helps develops skills, knowledge and values that promote behaviour in support of a sustainable environment. It is not confined to formal schooling. It also occurs in a wide range of non-formal education settings at work and at home.

Department of the Environment

Take a Stand Together

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Provides students with tips and advice which they can apply to different bullying situations.

Safe and Supportive School Communities Project

Tax, Super + You

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Educational resource for use by individuals, students and teachers to help improve understanding of the Australian tax and superannuation systems.

Australian Taxation Office

The Allen Adventure

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This fun and interactive app teaches children social and emotional skills and how to identify and deal with inappropriate behaviour from other children. Suitable for children from 3 to 8 years of age.

Safe and Supportive School Communities Project

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