Category: Inquiry

Inquiry: Being An Eco-Empathetic Tourist – Antarctica Tune In

Learning Intention: To gain an understanding of what Ecotourism is.   What is eco-tourism? Watch the video ‘What is Ecotourism?’ https://youtu.be/RDIfFTs9V1A  According to The Oxford English Dictionary, the word “ecotour” was first recorded in 1973, followed by “ecotourism” in 1982. There, the word is defined as, “Tourism to areas of ecological interest (typically exotic and often threatened natural environments), especially to support…

Australia And Its Asian Neighbours – Human Rights & Opportunities For Girls #OurGlobalClassroom #Inquiry

http://www.sdgsforchildren.org/human-rights-campaign.php https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/23/amnesty-ten-global-hotspots-for-major-human-rights-violations-in-2017.html Compass Points E = Excited What excites you about this idea or proposition? What’s the upside? W = Worrisome What do you find worrisome about this idea or proposition? What’s the downside? N = Need to Know What else do you need to know or find out about this idea or proposition? What additional information would help you to evaluate things?…

5/6J will Support The Tiny Ss of Our School to Research An Inquiry Question – #Buddies #5yearolds #Peerteaching

Today 5/6J you will visit the tiny people of our school, Ms Millard’s Class P/1M. These will be your buddies next term so lets make a good first impression when we visit. YOUR ROLE: The Prep students have inquiry questions. These questions are about how to be healthy. Today you will be helping them research things like why we need…

#globalgoals – 1. No Poverty – Ss Look to Learn Thinking Critically #sdgs #OurGlobalClassroom

This afternoon 5/6J we are going to concentrate on Global Goal 1 – No Poverty “In this new century, millions of people in the world’s poorest countries remain imprisoned, enslaved, and in chains. They are trapped in the prison of poverty. It is time to set them free. Like slavery and apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is man-made and…

Developing An Inquiry Question & Call To Action Using @Flipgrid #media #inquiry

Finding Out – How will we find out? Gathering information. Over the first weeks of the term we came up with lessons that built your background knowledge about media. You were able to engage in finding out task on each focus are: Social media – Websites and applications that enable users to create and share content or to participate in…

@aworldatschool Shares Syria’s Childrens Courage For Education #Globaled #education #‎SafeSchools‬

What would you do if the only way you could sit for your high school exams was to travel for 13 hours through countless checkpoints manned by heavily armed fighters? How would you feel if 12 years of hard work to get your diploma was in vain because of a war that never seemed to end? These students have shown…

ANZAC DAY – MINI INVESTIGATION

ANZAC DAY Welcome back 5/6J. Over the next couple of days you will prepare a mini research investigation to understand the meaning behind ANZAC Day. You will need to complete the following: Choose an investigation area. Research your topic area using key words. Prepare a double entry journal in your Writer’s Notebook – Facts/ Thinking Research and locate pictures that…

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