Oxford Atlas for Australian Schools Years F-2

Third Edition

Oxford Atlas

Oxford Atlas for Australian Schools Years F-2

Third Edition

Oxford Atlas

ISBN:

9780190310769

Binding:

Paperback

Published:

6 Oct 2017

Availability:

999

Series:

$32.95 AUD

$37.99 NZD

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Description

Stage one of the Oxford Atlas+ for Australian Schools series provides coverage of the Years F–2 Science and HASS Australian Curriculum content, and fosters the application of STEM knowledge and skills within and across content areas. The print atlas introduces students to the basics of mapping skills, and features highly engaging thematic spreads and world maps.

The online Teacher Dashboard includes professional support notes, with teaching activities, ideas and experiments; assessment activities; videos; and digital interactives including coding and mapping skills and interactive maps.

To find out more about the Oxford Atlas+ for Australian Schools series please click here.

Contents

MAP SKILLS
Mapping our Earth
What is a map?
What is a legend?
What is direction?
What is a grid?
What is scale?
Introducing my world
My room
My house
My street
My neighbourhood
My city

OUR WORLD
Sun, Earth and Moon
Seasons and weather
Natural environments
Living things
Life cycle of a frog
Endangered animals
Water on Earth
Caring for the environment
Our amazing sense
Push and pull
Places from the past
Australia’s first people
My family tree
Families
Remembering the past
House of different materials
Food from different cultures
Celebrations around Australia


OUR COUNTRY

Australia
About Australia
Western Australia
Northern Territory
South Australia
Queensland
New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory
Victoria
Tasmania


THE WORLD

The world
The Pacific
New Zealand
Asia
Europe
Africa
North America
South America
Antarctica


INDEX

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS


FLAGS OF THE WORLD

Student Resources

Print Atlases

  • Essential map-reading skills are introduced, discovered and explored.
  • World, continent, country and state maps include case studies to help students explore the world.
  • Completely up-to-date world facts and statistics.

Teacher Resources

A suite of Oxford Atlas+ for Australian Schools online teaching resources can be found on Oxford Owl. A Teacher Dashboard is available for each stage of the atlas.

Resources include:

  • professional support notes with teaching activities, ideas and experiments
  • suggested pre-assessment and assessment activities
  • videos, mapping skills interactives, interactive maps and Technologies interactives for front-of-class teaching
  • downloadable activity sheets and graphic organisers
  • online tracking of student quiz results.

Sample Pages

Years F–2 Sample pages

View complete page proofs of Oxford Atlas+ for Australian Schools F–2 here.