General Description

Sustainability education can help your children reach Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) outcomes in lots of different ways. This course will help you actively involve children in sustainability activities and routines that build their confidence as learners and decision makers.

 

Audience

Early childhood teachers

 

Teaching Standards

2.1.2 Proficient Level - Know the content and how to teach it - Content and teaching strategies of the teaching area:  Apply knowledge of the content and teaching strategies of the teaching area to develop engaging teaching activities,

3.4.2 Proficient Level - Plan for and implement Effective Teaching and Learning - Select and use resources:  Select and/or create and use a range of resources, including ICT, to engage students in their learning

 

Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Completing “Use Sustainability to Achieve EYLF Outcomes” before 4th February 2022 under NESA’s interim arrangements will contribute 1 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and assessment of NSW curriculum addressing standard descriptors  2.1.2, 3.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

 

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Module 1 - Introduction

    • Introduction

    • Welcome to the Course

    • Aims and Objectives

    • Use Thinking Tools to Strengthen the Primary Curriculum - Course Handout

    • Why Focus on Thinking?

    • Set a Learning Goal

    • Task: Setting a Learning Goal

  • 2

    Module 2 - Thinking in the Curriculum

    • Critical and Creative Thinking

    • Moving Beyond Organising Thinking

  • 3

    Module 3 - Thinking Tools

    • Introduction to Three Thinking Tools

    • See, Think, Wonder

    • Example: See, Think, Wonder

    • Compass Points

    • Example: Compass Points

    • What Makes you Say that?

    • Example: What Makes you Say that?

    • Other Thinking Tools

    • Quick Check In

    • Task: Reflecting on Thinking Tools

  • 4

    Module 4 - Your Teaching

    • Teaching Tips

    • Teaching Resources

  • 5

    Module 5 - Reflection

    • Have a Go

    • Reflect on your Learning

    • Task: Reflecting on your Learning

    • Your Next Steps

  • 6

    Course Feedback

    • Course Feedback

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