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TEACHER
Toolkit

Preparing for the Incursion

Find all the information you need to prepare for your incursion by selecting either the LIVE or LIVESTREAM option from the dropdown menu below.

 

Find all other resources you need below, or use the menu on the left to jump to the section you would like to see!

Hey Teachers! Welcome to the resource area for TIME FOR TECH for Science Week in Schools 2021. On this page you can access all the resources you need to supplement the program. Participating in this program and using its supplementary materials is easy and can integrate seamlessly with your established teaching methods. And remember to direct your students to the Student Activities page!

CLICK ON YOUR BOOKED INCURSION TYPE:

LIVE INCURSION


BEFORE THE PERFORMANCE:

  • Review the Teacher Resource Pack below – and share with staff that will be assisting students to participate in this program.
  • Discuss the program with your students and explain to them about the upcoming Live-In-School Performance.
  • Prepare in advance the number of students that will be attending the Live-In-School Performance so you can inform our Team Leader on the day.
ON THE DAY OF YOUR PERFORMANCE:
  • Performance Venue: The performance area needs to be approx 5 metres wide x 5 metres long. Please make the space available and clear at least 30 minutes prior so the performers can prepare the space to start on time.
  • Safety: Please ensure the space is clean and clear for the safety, health & wellbeing of both your students and the performers. To ensure we provide a COVIDsafe incursion to your school, our performers have been trained with appropriate procedures, and they are ready and able to attend to any school specific procedures you may require.
  • Table Request: The performers will require one medium-sized table to be available 30 minutes before the scheduled start time.
  • Performer Arrival Time: Performers will arrive approx 30-40 minutes before the scheduled performance start time.
  • Teacher Presence: We request teacher presence in the venue and support for the performers at all times.
  • Student Numbers: Please provide the total number of students in attendance to our Team Leader before they depart your school.
AFTER THE PERFORMANCE:
  • Head to Perform Teachers and evaluate the program for your chance to WIN $200 for your classroom.
  • Utilise the Classroom Activities found in the Teacher Resource Pack below.
  • Direct all students onto the Student Activities Page to have fun and get creative with all of the digital games and downloadable activities.




LIVESTREAM INCURSION


BEFORE THE LIVESTREAM:

  • Watch the Teacher Preparation video below, and share with your teaching staff.
  • Review the Teacher Resource Pack below – and share with staff that will be assisting students to participate in this program.
  • Discuss the program with your students and explain to them about the upcoming Livestream Event.
  • We will send you an email with instructions and your private school login password to access your Livestream Event, share with all staff and students/parents who may be remote learning at home.
ON THE DAY OF YOUR LIVESTREAM:
  • Your school contact teacher will have been emailed in advance your private school login password to access your Livestream Event. This will include all instructions how to access the Livestream. Make sure to share with all staff and students/parents who may be remote learning at home.
  • Ten minutes before your scheduled start time, go to www.performlivestream.com and enter your private school password which will take you directly to your Livestream performance.
AFTER THE LIVESTREAM:
  • Head to Perform Teachers and evaluate the program for your chance to WIN $200 for your classroom.
  • Utilise the Classroom Activities found in the Teacher Resource Pack below.
  • Direct all students onto the Student Activities Page to have fun and get creative with all of the digital games and downloadable activities.
  • You will receive a recording of your school's Livestream performance - so share with staff and students to watch again year-round.
WATCH THE TEACHER PREPARATION VIDEO BELOW:





 

Teacher Resource Pack

Teacher Resource Pack

Teacher Guide with instructions for the program, content information, classroom activities and curriculum links.

National Science Week Teacher Resource Book

Download the National Science Week Teacher Resource Book by clicking on the icon to the left.

Copyright: Australian Science Teachers Association 2021, except where indicated otherwise. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial4.0 International license.

 

Post-Performance Student Quiz

Teachers click below to distribute to your students the short multiple choice post-performance quiz.
We will send you all results for student reporting and feedback.

Or, use the link below to distribute to your students!

 

Student Activities

Teachers, here you can find all Student Activities related to TIME FOR TECH!

 

Cool Australia Activities

Perform Education has partnered with Cool Australia to provide your school and students with customised program lesson plans! Click on the button below to head to Cool Australia's website.

What is Cool Australia?

Cool Australia has been supporting teachers since 2008, providing them with learning activities and resources that make teaching and understanding real world scenarios as easy as possible. Units, lessons and activities are Australian curriculum aligned and FREE to educators and students. You can choose to follow full units of study or pick individual lessons to fit in with your curriculum. 

 

School Promotional Materials

On this page you will find digital resources you can use at school to promote the Science Week In Schools program to students, parents and the wider school community.

Materials include:

  • Program Overview

  • Posters

  • Pre-written long and short form copy for newsletters or social media

  • Social Media Squares 

  • #hashtags

  • Links to promotional videos

 

Teacher Evaluation

Hey Teachers! Your opinions really help us out to make our programs more educational and relevant for your school and students. Complete our very quick survey by clicking below.


Once you submit this survey you will be automatically be entered in the draw to WIN $200 for your classroom!

 
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Ask us a question

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