Dear parents and teachers,
Below you will find links to various websites which focus on delivering studying resources at home. Some of these are free some require subscription and others request payment. Click on links or title to open website. Please check these resources before allowing students to access. Before using the links below please discuss with your children.
Fuse: https://fuse.education.vic.gov.au/Primary (FUSE is a Victorian government site providing resources for learning and fun. Explore featured resources, discover topics and get creative with digital tools. Also try the FUSE Learning From Home page to access self-directed learning activities and other resource collections.
Museum of Victoria – Home Learning
A weekly curriculum-aligned education activity for school students. i.e. Galaxies and stars, fossils and dinosaurs and more click https://museumsvictoria.com.au/museum-at-home/learning/
Also Available a selection of various read aloud stories read by authors. A new book premieres each Thursday. https://www.kinderling.com.au/stories
A list of over 50 virtual author readings and activities for elementary school kids. Watch astronauts on the Space Station read children’s books at Storytime from Space.
- Activities and lesson plans https://www.spacestationexplorers.org/lesson-plans/ .
- Experiments for home and school use see https://www.issnationallab.org/stem/learn-at-home/
Storyline Online A children’s literacy website which provides free Stream videos of authors reading children’s books with illustrations.
At the State Library of Victoria
- eBooks collection mainly nonfiction books. Membership required see https://login.ezproxy.slv.vic.gov.au/login?url=http://slv.eblib.com/patron/Authentication.aspx?ebcid=0174f5e7ab8d42a79b53b46ad5600da5&echo=1&userid=^u
- Tune into new weekly afternoon tea and talk series at State Library of Victoria featuring writers and authors discussing their craft see https://www.slv.vic.gov.au/stories/afternoon-tea-tal
- Teen programs see https://www.slv.vic.gov.au/live-learn/teen-programs