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Audacity in language teaching and learning part 1: recording voice and creating listening tasks

This National Asian Languages and Studies in Schools Program (NALSSP) resource is a short online video for language teachers that demonstrates how to use free Audacity software to create a listening task for language students. A teacher's voiceover and images explain how to connect the required equipment and how to use ...

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Audacity in language teaching and learning part 2: moving audio from cassettes to digital files

This National Asian Languages and Studies in Schools Program (NALSSP) resource is a short online video for language teachers that demonstrates how to use free Audacity software to convert existing cassette tapes into digital files. Voiceover and images explain how to connect the required equipment and how to use the Audacity ...

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Audacity in language teaching and learning part 3: editing when creating listening tasks

This National Asian Languages and Studies in Schools Program (NALSSP) resource is a short online video for language teachers that demonstrates how to use free Audacity software to edit digital audio files to improve their suitability as student listening tasks. Voiceover and images explain how to use the Audacity functions ...

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Audacity in language teaching and learning part 4: creating speaking tasks

This National Asian Languages and Studies in Schools Program (NALSSP) resource is a short online video for language teachers that demonstrates how to use free Audacity software to create speaking tasks for language students. Voiceover and images explain how to use Audacity functions to create tasks that allow interactions ...

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Representations of Oral Language and Engagement in Mathematics

This is a teacher resource describing a strategy to support teachers of early years mathematics to improve their pedagogical content knowledge in order to improve outcomes for students, particularly Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and ESL (English as a second language) students and those in low socioeconomic status ...

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An interview with Lady Mary Fairfax (1973)

Lady Mary Fairfax was president of the Australian Opera Foundation. In this interview she talks about a formal ball held in her home to celebrate the opening of the Sydney Opera House in 1973. Listen to the interview, which outlines the menu, entertainment and security arrangements.

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Asian and Australian: it's easy to be me

Many Australians are members of two cultures: the culture of their homes and the culture of society at large. In this Heywire clip, learn about the experiences of Michael Lam, whose Vietnamese Australian family lives in Townsville, Queensland.<br /><br />Could you write or record a story about yourself and/or your community? ...