Teaching units of work

Browse below for more than 300 teaching units of work based on quality children's literature. Use them with your whole school or in individual classrooms! All of PETAA's units are created by literacy experts, using evidence-based pedagogies and are designed with a busy classroom teacher in mind. They incorporate highlighted examples for close reading activities, as well as word recognition, phonic knowledge and spelling, plus a plethora of ways to use the books with your students for speaking, writing and creating. All activities are linked to the Australian Curriculum: English.

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CBCA Awards: Shortlisted Books

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Lest we Forget: Anzac Day Resources

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Authors in Schools

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English for the Australian Curriculum

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Archived units of work

Downloadable English and Environmental units of work produced in partnership with TLF in 2010, have been archived and can be found in More classroom resources >.