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UV Index: the highs and lows

Use a simulator to test the average level of ultraviolet (UV) rays at different times of the day. Test the effects of seasonal variation. Graph the amount of UV light that reaches the Earth. Use simulation results to answer a series of questions. This learning object is one in a series of two objects.

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Zou ba! Quiz time

Test your Chinese listening and reading skills. Answer spoken questions about greetings, introductions, nationalities, time and travel.

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Zou ba! Visiting China: length of the visit

Watch two friends talking about a holiday to China. Explore how they talk about the length of their visit. Investigate how to describe a time period in days and months. Answer questions about spending time in another country such as Australia, Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Italy or Canada. This learning object is one in a series ...

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Zou ba! Events: can you come?

Watch two friends getting ready to go to a concert. Investigate how to ask and answer questions checking people's availability to attend events such as a school music concert, birthday party, Christmas party, disco or sports carnival. This learning object is one in a series of four objects.

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Zou ba! Television: program schedules

Find out how to ask and answer questions about which type of program is on television at a particular time. This learning object is one in a series of two objects.

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Zou ba! Calendars: activities

Explore how to ask someone what day they will be playing a sport or doing an activity. This learning object is one in a series of four objects.

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Zou ba! Calendars: birthdays

Explore how to ask a person if it is their birthday today. This learning object is one in a series of four objects.

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Zou ba! The sports match: watching a match

Explore the Chinese words for sports such as basketball, table tennis, cricket and soccer. Find out how to ask someone if they would like to go and watch a sports match. This learning object is one in a series of five objects.

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Zou ba! The sports match: match times

Explore the Chinese words for sports such as basketball, table tennis, cricket and soccer. Find out how to tell someone the starting time of a sports match. Notice the use of the number zero when talking about hours and minutes such as 7:05 pm. This learning object is one in a series of five objects.

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Zou ba! The sports match: buying tickets

Find out how to ask for tickets to a sports match. Use the Chinese words for sports such as basketball, table tennis, cricket and soccer. For example, 'I would like four tickets to the swimming competition on 14 June at 9.30 am.' This learning object is one in a series of five objects.

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Zou ba! School: timetables

Find out how to describe the order of subjects in a school day. Notice that numbers are used to identify school periods. For example, 'I have Maths in period three on Wednesday.' This learning object is one in a series of four objects.

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Zou ba! The tennis match: travelling times

Watch two friends going to a tennis match. Find out how to ask how long it will take to travel to a destination. For example, ask the travel time needed to get to the zoo. This learning object is one in a series of four objects.

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Zou ba! Quiz challenge

Find the answers to questions asked by a game show host. Test your knowledge of subjects such as directions, distances, time, travel, transport, food, travel, personal preferences and opinions.

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Time tools: 24-hour to the minute

Explore time by using the clock controls to change and match times on analogue and digital clocks. Explore the features of 12-hour and 24-hour clocks and the passing of time from am to pm. Match clock times to the time presented on a Master clock. Play a game and find the matching time cards in the smallest number of possible ...

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Time tools: 24-hour to the minute: practice time

Use this tool to explore time by adjusting the controls to change and match times on analogue and digital clocks. Explore the features of 12-hour and 24-hour clocks and the passing of time from am to pm. This learning object is one in a series of twelve learning objects.

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Time tools: 24-hour to the minute: time challenge

Use this tool to match clock times to the time presented on a Master clock. This learning object is one in a series of twelve learning objects.

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Time tools: 24-hour to the minute: time match

Use this tool to play a game and find the matching time cards in the smallest number of possible tries. This learning object is one in a series of twelve learning objects.

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Telling the time - unit of work

This unit introduces the formal measurement of time using the terms 'o'clock', 'half past', 'quarter past' and 'quarter to' and their representation on an analogue clock. It is specifically for students with autism spectrum disorders (ASD), so the learning experiences offered are structured, methodical and sequential and ...

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John Collins recalls illustrations by Oodgeroo Noonuccal (Kath Walker), 2007

This is an edited sound recording of John Collins, former managing director of the Brisbane-based book publisher Jacaranda Press, recalling the way the Indigenous poet Oodgeroo Noonuccal (then Kath Walker) produced illustrations for her 1980 book 'Father sky and mother earth'. He describes how a casual remark led to her ...