Category Archives: Sustainability

A Guide to Entrepreneurship series

Start-Up Starts Now: A Guide to Entrepreneurship is a series of four titles that directly support 7-10 Economics in HASS in the Australian Curriculum as well as current national directions to encourage innovation. Titles include an overall introduction to entrepreneurship … Continue reading

Posted in Digital Technologies, Economics, Secondary, Sustainability | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

It’s all a Matter of Opinion

The Matters of Opinion series examines a range of significant issues that affect teenagers today. Each title is structured to introduce the broad problem and then pose challenging questions to encourage readers to think about both the pros and cons … Continue reading

Posted in English, Health, Sustainability, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New additions to great STEAM series

Look out for these new titles to add to 2016 offerings in the Be a Maker and Get Into It (review) series: Find out more about recent Be a Maker titles which include: Discover the very popular Get Into It … Continue reading

Posted in Arts, Geography, Science, STEAM, Sustainability, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Godwits – Bruce Pickworth

Bruce Pickworh and Lorraine Robertson have presented a thoughtful and thought-provoking visualisation of the plight of the migratory Bar-tailed Godwits due to habitat depletion. Harnessing dual perspectives through the voice of young Goa Wei living on the coast of China’s … Continue reading

Posted in Fiction, Science, Sustainability | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

How Australia is Changing

Recently released additions to the comprehensive range of history, geography and social issues relating to Australia from Trocadero these four titles ably support the Australian Geography curriculum across the secondary sector. Informative colour photographs and well spaced text under focussed … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, Geography, Secondary, Sustainability | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Finance & Economics: Consumer Nation

Consumer Nation: How to Shop and Change the World asks readers to look behind the shiny front of retail consumerism to consider the role we, as individuals, have to play in regard to influencing consumerism. Find out how the things … Continue reading

Posted in Digital Technologies, Economics, Secondary, Sustainability | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Take Shelter by Nikki Tate & Dani Tate-Stratton (Orca Footprint series)

Take Shelter: At Home Around the World is one of a series of books that support the Australian cross-curriculum focus on sustainability. They will appeal to upper primary and secondary student who are becoming increasingly environmentally aware and and engaged … Continue reading

Posted in Geography, Primary, Science, Secondary, Sustainability | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment