Andrew Miller writes that "Great teachers are 'learning designers' who seek to create a space where all students are empowered to learn." Read more about how teachers create the conditions for success.
The annual National Assessment Program requires students to write a persuasive text. This pack is based on the marking criteria used to assess each students writing. This pack is also linked to the Australian Curriculum, as persuasive texts need to be taught across the year levels.
This resource is based on the Science Inquiry Skills strand of the Australian Curriculum for Science It includes a step-by-step guide to planning a science investigation in workbook format, for students. It also includes two versions of the classroom/small group Investigation Planning Poster. There is an assessment rubric based on Achievement Standards for Year 5 and Six of the Australian Curriculum for Science. Bonus 28 vocabulary cards relating to scientific investigation.$3.00