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  • Students - Introduction to Extension 2, Friday 6th November at Footbridge, Sydney University
  • ETA State Conference: Curiouser and curiouser Friday 20th and Saturday 21st November - UNSW

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This resource has been developed for teaching Standard students undertaking the Study of Texts and Society, Exploring Interactions and ESL students undertaking the study of Experience through Language, Australian Visions.

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This resource supports the teaching of representation of people and landscapes and contains detailed teacher notes about Alain de Botton's The Art of Travel and student worksheets.


A visible thinking approach leads students into the complexity of Gray's text as a Discovery resource. Each poem has carefully scaffolded activities, a related text, imaginative and analytical writing suggestions. The PowerPoint offers a summary of ideas for revision.

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mETAphor Issue 3 includes articles on: The Tempest; 1984/Metropolis; King Lear; Ten Canoes; Lysistrata; Neruda; series fiction; Miles Franklin Award with lesson ideas and the usual columns on leading a faculty, apps, related texts and reviews.
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