Comprehension and Critical Thinking
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This reading comprehension activity ‘A Special Delivery’, asks students to answer comprehension questions on a text about newborn platypuses.

Australian Animals
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This photo essay, ‘All About Australian Animals: A to Z Australian Animals’, features different Australian animals in alphabetical order. It is aimed at broadening students’ awareness of Australian animals and features colourful and engaging photographs.

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This short nonfiction text ‘A: Antechinus’ provides factual information about the Australian animal the Antechinus.

Animals
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This article, ‘Annoying Insects’ provides information about the physical characteristics, habits, habitat, diet and life cycle of the Australian bush fly. It also introduces students to various terms relating to the fly’s habits and life cycle.

Animal Homes
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This article, ‘All About Animal Homes: Australia’s Alpine Regions’, describes different animals that live in Australia’s alpine regions. It provides factual information about these animals and includes colourful and engaging photographs.

Snakes
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This article, ‘Australia’s Most Venomous Snakes’ provides information about six species of venomous snakes found in Australia, their physical characteristics, habits and habitat and their venomous ‘rating’. It also introduces students to various terms relating to venomous snakes’ danger level. The text is supported by colourful and engaging photographs.

Decorative Page Borders
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These Decorative Page Borders,’ Australian Animals’ are a set of full colour and black and white page borders that can be used in various ways in the classroom such as in wall displays and bulletin boards. They can also be used in student projects or worksheets. Borders can be printed, coloured in and laminated.

Bulletin Board Trimmers
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These Bulletin Board Trimmers, ‘Australian Animals’ are a set of narrow bulletin border trimmers for use in classroom displays.

Bulletin Board Trimmers
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These Bulletin Board Trimmers, ‘Australian Animals’ are a set of wide bulletin border trimmers for use in classroom displays.

Animal Homes
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This article, ‘All About Animal Homes: Australian Deserts’, describes different animals that live in Australian deserts. It provides factual information about these animals and includes colourful and engaging photographs.

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This short nonfiction text, ‘B: Bilby’ provides factual information about the Australian animal the Bilby.

Kids News Activity
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This kids news activity, Baby Superb Fairy-Wren Sings For Its Supper’ is about a species of Australian bird using unique calls to keep their babies safe.

Snakes
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This article, ‘Big Eaters’ provides information about the physical features of snakes that allows some of them to eat large prey, their varied diets, hunting methods and jaw structure. It also introduces students to various terms relating to snakes’ physical features and habits. The text is supported by colourful and engaging photographs.

Endangered
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This article, ‘Endangered: Bilbies’, provides information about bilbies. It is aimed at broadening students’ environmental awareness and includes colourful and engaging photographs.

Animals
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This article, ‘Burrowing Mammals’ provides information about the physical characteristics, habits, habitat and life cycle of the bilby and the spinifex hopping mouse. It also introduces students to various terms relating to the animals’ physical features. The text is supported by colourful and engaging photographs.

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This short nonfiction text, ‘C: Crocodile’ provides factual information about the Australian animal the Crocodile.

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This reading activity, ‘Cloze’ provides opportunities for practice with finding the appropriate bird vocabulary to fill the blanks.

Reading
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This reading activity, ‘Clues’ provides opportunities for practice with identifying Australian animals from clues.

Reading
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This reading activity, ‘Clues’ provides opportunities for practice with reading clues to find the appropriate animal to match.

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This illustration, “Crocodile” is available in PNG format at 300 DPI resolution with a transparent background for classroom use. This illustration is also available in black and white which makes it ideal for photocopying and colouring-in. The clip art is fast and easy to download, and can be reproduced for use on bulletin boards, student …More

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This illustration, “Crocodile B&W” is available in PNG format at 300 DPI resolution with a transparent background for classroom use. This illustration is available in black and white which makes it ideal for photocopying and colouring-in. The clip art is fast and easy to download, and can be reproduced for use on bulletin boards and …More

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This short nonfiction text, ‘D: Dingoes’ provides factual information about the Australian animal the Dingo.

Australian Animals
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This article, ‘All About Australian Animals: Dreamtime Stories’, describes Aboriginal Australians’ relationship with animals. It is aimed at broadening students’ awareness of Australian Aboriginal culture and includes colourful and engaging images.

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This article, ‘Dugong’ provides information about the physical characteristics, habits, habitat and diet of the dugong and, briefly, the manatee. It also introduces students to various terms relating to the dugong’s physical features and habitat. The text is supported by colourful and engaging photographs.

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This short nonfiction text, ‘E: Echidna’ provides factual information about the Australian animal the Echidna.

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This article, ‘Echidna’ provides information about the physical characteristics, habits, habitat and life cycle of the echidna. It also introduces students to various terms relating to the echidna’s physical features. The text is supported by colourful and engaging photographs and illustrations.

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This illustration, “Echidna” is available in PNG format at 300 DPI resolution with a transparent background for classroom use. This illustration is also available in black and white which makes it ideal for photocopying and colouring-in. The clip art is fast and easy to download, and can be reproduced for use on bulletin boards, student …More

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This illustration, “Echidna B&W” is available in PNG format at 300 DPI resolution with a transparent background for classroom use. This illustration is available in black and white which makes it ideal for photocopying and colouring-in. The clip art is fast and easy to download, and can be reproduced for use on bulletin boards and …More

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This article, ‘Elephant Seal’ provides information about the physical characteristics, habits, habitat, life cycle and special abilities of the elephant seal. It also introduces students to various terms relating to the elephant seal’s physical features and habitat. The text is supported by colourful and engaging photographs.

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This illustration, “Emu” is available in PNG format at 300 DPI resolution with a transparent background for classroom use. This illustration is also available in black and white which makes it ideal for photocopying and colouring-in. The clip art is fast and easy to download, and can be reproduced for use on bulletin boards, student …More

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This illustration, “Emu B&W” is available in PNG format at 300 DPI resolution with a transparent background for classroom use. This illustration is available in black and white which makes it ideal for photocopying and colouring-in. The clip art is fast and easy to download, and can be reproduced for use on bulletin boards and …More

Australian Animals
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This short nonfiction text, ‘F: Frilled Neck Lizard’ provides factual information about the Australian animal the Frilled Neck Lizard.

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This article, ‘Fabulous Frogs’ provides information about five species of frogs including their physical characteristics, habitat, life cycle and special abilities. It also introduces students to various terms relating to the frogs’ physical features. The text is supported by colourful and engaging photographs.

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This illustration, “Fish” is available in PNG format at 300 DPI resolution with a transparent background for classroom use. This illustration is also available in black and white which makes it ideal for photocopying and colouring-in. The clip art is fast and easy to download, and can be reproduced for use on bulletin boards, student …More

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This illustration, “Fish B&W” is available in PNG format at 300 DPI resolution with a transparent background for classroom use. This illustration is available in black and white which makes it ideal for photocopying and colouring-in. The clip art is fast and easy to download, and can be reproduced for use on bulletin boards and …More

Australian Animals
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This short nonfiction text, ‘G: Goanna’ provides factual information about the Australian animal the Goanna.

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This short nonfiction text, ‘H: Hopping Mouse’ provides factual information about the Australian animal the Hopping Mouse.

Australian Animals
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This article, ‘All About Australian Animals: How a Joey Grows’, describes the different stages of a baby kangaroo’s growth. It provides factual information about a joey’s development and features colourful and engaging photographs.

Australian Animals
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This article, ‘All About Australian Animals: How Big Is It?’, describes the sizes of different Australian animals. It provides factual information and features colourful and engaging photographs.

Animal Families
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This story, ‘All About Animal Families: How the Kangaroo Got Her Pouch’, tells a legend of how the kangaroo got her pouch. It includes colourful and engaging photographs.

Australian Animals
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This short nonfiction text, ‘I: Ibis’ provides factual information about the Australian animal the Ibis.

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This short nonfiction text, ‘J: Joey’ provides factual information about the Australian animal the Joey.

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This short nonfiction text, ‘K: Koala’ provides factual information about the Australian animal the Koala.

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This illustration, “Kangaroo” is available in PNG format at 300 DPI resolution with a transparent background for classroom use. This illustration is also available in black and white which makes it ideal for photocopying and colouring-in. The clip art is fast and easy to download, and can be reproduced for use on bulletin boards, student …More

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This illustration, “Kangaroo B&W” is available in PNG format at 300 DPI resolution with a transparent background for classroom use. This illustration is available in black and white which makes it ideal for photocopying and colouring-in. The clip art is fast and easy to download, and can be reproduced for use on bulletin boards and …More

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This illustration, “Koala” is available in PNG format at 300 DPI resolution with a transparent background for classroom use. This illustration is also available in black and white which makes it ideal for photocopying and colouring-in. The clip art is fast and easy to download, and can be reproduced for use on bulletin boards, student …More

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This illustration, “Koala B&W” is available in PNG format at 300 DPI resolution with a transparent background for classroom use. This illustration is available in black and white which makes it ideal for photocopying and colouring-in. The clip art is fast and easy to download, and can be reproduced for use on bulletin boards and …More

Australian Animals
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This short nonfiction text, ‘L: Lyrebird’ provides factual information about the Australian animal the Lyrebird.

Australian Animals
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This article, ‘All About Australian Animals: Learn by Numbers’, provides interesting facts about Australian animals. It features statistical information and includes colourful and engaging images.

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This illustration, “Lizard” is available in PNG format at 300 DPI resolution with a transparent background for classroom use. This illustration is also available in black and white which makes it ideal for photocopying and colouring-in. The clip art is fast and easy to download, and can be reproduced for use on bulletin boards, student …More

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This illustration, “Lizard B&W” is available in PNG format at 300 DPI resolution with a transparent background for classroom use. This illustration is available in black and white which makes it ideal for photocopying and colouring-in. The clip art is fast and easy to download, and can be reproduced for use on bulletin boards and …More

Australian Animals
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This article, ‘All About Australian Animals: Look Out: Invaders!’, profiles animals that are not native to Australia. It provides factual information about these animals and features colourful and engaging photographs.

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This short nonfiction text, ‘M: Magpie’ provides factual information about the Australian animal the Magpie.

Endangered
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This article, ‘Endangered: Mahogany Gliders’, provides information about mahogany gliders. It is aimed at broadening students’ environmental awareness and includes colourful and engaging photographs.

Australian Animals
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This short nonfiction text, ‘N: Numbat’ provides factual information about the Australian animal the Numbat.

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This short nonfiction text, ‘O: Owl’ provides factual information about the Australian animal the Owl.

Australian Habitats
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This article, ‘On the Billabong’, describes creatures that live on tropical billabongs. It includes illustrations of these creatures and encourages students to match the name of the creature with the illustration.

Australian Animals
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This short nonfiction text, ‘P: Platypus’ provides factual information about the Australian animal the Platypus.

Animals
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This article, ‘Palm Cockatoo’ provides information about the physical characteristics, habits, habitat, diet and some special abilities of the palm cockatoo. It also introduces students to various terms relating to the palm cockatoo’s physical features and its food. The text is supported by colourful and engaging photographs.

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This article, ‘Platypus’, provides information about the physical characteristics, habits, habitat and life cycle of the platypus. It also introduces students to various terms relating to the platypus’s physical features. The text is supported by colourful and engaging photographs and illustrations.

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