The Australian Science Teachers Association (ASTA) in partnership with Education Services Australia (ESA) has prepared 15 units of work as part of the Supporting the Australian Curriculum Online (SACOL). These units have been written by experienced teachers using resources that are available online. Each unit consists of an overview, five lesson plans, and additional links and resources.
http://www.ndlrn.edu.au/using_the_resources/australian_curriculum_resources/science.html A sample of Science digital curriculum resources aligned to the Australian Curriculum. Early years, Primary, Secondary. Select the Scootle option to log in and view the material.
"This wiki is designed to link to a collection of information resources you can use while you are on practicum in the school environment. Generally, all these resources are freely available and we are trying to identify Australian resources where possible."
http://www.oresomeresources.com/ Free educational resources and teacher professional development to assist the teaching and learning of minerals and energy. Use the Resources tab to search by Year level (K-2,3-6,7-10,11-12) and Resource type (experiments, lessons...)
Supported by the Queensland Resources Council, Chamber of Minerals and Energy of Western Australia, Minerals Council of Australia (MCA), MCA Victoria Division, MCA Northern Territory Division, NSW Minerals Council, South Australian Chamber of Mines and Energy and the Tasmanian Minerals Council.
http://www.qm.qld.gov.au/microsites/mys/index.html Online learning game from the Queensland Museum Imagine you're a scientist who is coming to work at Queensland Museum… what would you like to do and who will you work with?
http://www.qm.qld.gov.au/microsites/wild/index.asp Online learning resource from the Queensland Museum Watch and listen to experts explain what they did to attract wildlife into their backyards in Brisbane, Roma and Innisfail in three digital stories.
Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre and our outreach programs are administered within the Australian Government Department of Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science, Research and Tertiary Education