Online References

NSW HSC Online
Exam material and other resources to help you succeed in your HSC.
NSW School Certificate Courses
Create online practice tests for the NSW School Certificate.
Selective Tests
SelectiveTests provides online practice for Primary and High School entry tests.
National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN)
As part of the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN), national tests will be held in literacy and numeracy for all students in Australia at Years 3, 5, 7 and 9.
The Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA)
ACARA is responsible for a national curriculum, assessment and data collection programs.

Teaching Aids

Study Ladder
Studyladder is a highly effective, logically organised, Mathematics and Literacy program.
Guiding Owls: Individual Education Program
Downloadable PDF.
Word Family Helpers
Arthor: The Mailbox Books Staff
ISBN: 9781562349295
Creative ideas and timesaving reproducibles reinforce 15 word families.
The Little Green Grammar Book
Arthor: Mark Tredinnick
ISBN: 9780868409191
The Little Green Grammar Book asks and answers the tough grammar questions, big and small.
Guiding_Owls: Persuassive Writing Checklist
Downloadable PDF.
Guiding_Owls: Persuassive Writing Language
Downloadable PDF.
Teach Your Children Tables
Arthor: Bill Handley
ISBN: 9780731406647
Master tables in half an hour and learn to multiply numbers like 96 times 97 mentally in seconds.
Get Smart Interactive Activities
Copacabana Public School's collection of links to activities to support & enhance classroom teaching & learning.
Reading Magic: How Your Child Can Learn To Read Before School
Arthor: Mem Fox
ISBN: 9780330422222
Reading aloud to our children makes them clever. Reading aloud makes them happy.
What Your First Grader Needs to Know: Fundamentals of a Good First-Grade Education
Arthor: E.D. Jnr Hirsch
ISBN: 9780385319874
What will your child be expected to learn in the first grade? How can you help him or her at home?
Guiding_Owls: Word Bank
Downloadable PDF.
Guiding_Owls: Magic Stars 5
Downloadable PDF.
Guiding_Owls: Magic Stars 7
Downloadable PDF.
Guiding_Owls: Magic Stars 9
Downloadable PDF.

Educational Media Portals

ABC for Kids
There's lots to make and do - like print and colour, craft ideas and recipes too.
The ABC's Education Gateway
ABC Learn is your gateway to the ABC’s key educational websites and email newsletters.
Kid's National Geographic
Features different people, animals, and places each month with facts, games, activities, and related links.
NASA Kid's Club
Online educational content from NASA.
Magic Keys Children's Storybooks Online
Illustrated children's stories for kids of all ages.
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