Resources


Links to all major Departments

Please click here for Information and links to various Departments put together by ACSSO for February Newsletter

For the most up to date information from The Dept of Health, click here to Australian.gov.au website


A Reminder to Families, many of us are learning from home, not home schooling, you've got this




K-6 resources from Dept Education NSW

Find examples of 1-week learning programs, a template to create your own and 2-week learning sequences as well as links to resources.


ACT education – guide for home learning video

From the ABC

Links to Great Stuff from The ABC, Maggie Dent, Podcasts and more

Maggie Dent's - Coping with the Corona Chaos

Term 2, ABC Me is commencing SCHOOL ON TV to assist those learning from home



If you or a family member are feeling anxious or down, help is here:

Andrew Fuller - Clinical Psychologist

Andrew's knowledge and research is always interesting, read his pieces below

Remote Learning

How to Use School Closures to Surge Ahead Academically

Parents and Home Based Remote Learning



FREE Online course for Parents with Teenagers

Partners in Parenting have this great resource for parents , preventing teenager depression and anxiety, take a look here



NSW Government and TAFE NSW bring you FREE Short Courses

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Students with Additional Needs:

Article: The initiative by the Australian Special Education Principals' Assoc and UK-based NASAN, provides Nintendo Switch games, online storytime and wildlife LIVE CAM feeds and virtual excursions. click here


QLD – the Department of Education learning@home

has a number of online tools and resources to support students, learning@home refers to the ways schools will maintain teaching and learning in the event of a prolonged school closure or student absence. Curriculum resources for Mathematics and English are available for students to complete at their own pace - click here


AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF FAMILY STUDIES (AIFS)

Children’s social-emotional wellbeing, the role of parenting, parents’ mental health and health behaviours - click here


Free Subscriptions

A list of Education Companies Offering Due to School Moving to Home Learning Kids Activities


50 Activities for a sustainable future

Enjoy! Learn about Climate Change, Reducing waste and many other activities, please share your own additional ideas by emailing comms @acsso.org.au




Searching for kid friendly SCIENCE EXPERIMENTS?

These 63 science experiments for kids are super-easy and a lot of fun to boot, as kids are exposed to a wide variety of scientific concepts. It's a great way to spend quality time together as a family and who knows, families may end up learning a new thing or two, too. Follow this link


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