Economics / Teaching and Learning Programs

Economics Preliminary Government and the Economy Teaching Program

The size of the Government in Australia’s economy is a topic of current political and economic debate. I have developed  a teaching program for NSW Economics Preliminary Government and the Economy that I am now sharing with you. Access the links to download Government in Australian Economy Concept Map of concepts related to why and how … Continue reading

Economics / Literacy / Teaching and Learning Programs

Writing extended responses in Economics

Learning outcomes: Identify and discuss the language features and appropriate structure for writing extended responses in Economics. Evaluate Band 3-4 and Band 5-6 written extended responses use of structure, language features and economic terminology, concepts and theories. Apply the writing process to plan and draft  an extended written response that demonstrates use of appropriate structure, … Continue reading

Business Studies / Learning Strategies / Literacy / Teaching and Learning Programs

Metacognition of effective reading strategies whilst learning about Human Resource Management

Develop metacognition of reading and learning strategies to increase personal effectiveness of study Reactivate prior learning with advance organiser. Increase effectiveness of my reading by: Scanning the text to determine text structure, noting headings and anticipating content, preparing questions that you would like to have answered.  (These questions will be preparation for your participation in our next lesson) … Continue reading