I'm Australian Too Book Study - Years 1 - 2

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This resource is jam packed with age appropriate activities that support the book “I’m Australian Too” written by Mem Fox. Included is a set of learning activities that can be used as a sequenced series of lessons or as individual tasks.

Most importantly, it has been created to teach students about what it means to be Australian. There are also a variety of cut and paste tasks to help develop fine motor skills during the early stages of Year 1 and 2.

This pack also comes in a version suitable for Years 3-4.

Note: You will need a copy of the picture book “I’m Australian Too” by Mem Fox when using these activities.

Resource Activity List:

•Acknowledgement of Country

•Book Review

•’How about You?’ – Personal reflection

•Family Selfie

•I’m Australian Too – Book cover design

•I’m Australian Too – Notice 5 things

•Rhyming words task

•Australia’s Identity Y chart

•I’m Australian Too – Sorting task

•Book themes and definitions

•Australia is Multicultural

•What does it mean to be Australian –retrieval chart

•Mapping – Australia

•Australia map puzzle

•Big word / Little Word – Book themes

•Family Tree template

•Australia Mini Research task

•Acrostic Poem (could be used as an informal assessment)

•Australian Anthem Cloze

•Colouring Page with Quote from book

•Teacher Answer Guide

No further teacher prep needed, simply print and use!

We hope you and your students enjoy this resource.

What other Teachers are saying...

❤️ ‘This resources has come in handy as we are preparing for Harmony Day at our school next week…There are enough activities here to last us at least a week, possibly more! The activities are well set out, and age appropriate.’ Emma A

❤️ ‘Great resource to use in my year 1 class’ Lisa T

❤️ So many options to support this book. Good Australia Day resource or start of year.’

Cindy A

❤️ Awesome for the first few weeks of the year ...especially as it links so well with our Geography unit. Thanks.’ Samara R

❤️ ‘Great resource to use to explore this text! So many great activities.’ Jessica E

❤️ Great resource - I used it during Harmony Week. Thanks!’ Alison W

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