We are currently updating the content of the Paralympic Education Program. For information on paralympic sports, athletes, the Rio Games and more go to our homepage. In the meantime, see the following activities for teachers and students:
Australia Post Letter Link: 2016 Australian Paralympic Team
Children across the country are being encouraged to pen and send letters of support and drawing to the 2016 Australian Paralympic Team by 30 October as they prepare for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
The program also includes a range of curriculum-aligned resources for Teachers to use in the classroom including Paralympic Games fact sheets, letter writing tips and templates, a range of lesson plans and student activity sheets.
See more details at: http://auspost.com.au/education/letterwriting/2016-paralympics.html .
Resources for Teachers
Australia Post and Australian Paralympic Committee have developed a range of education resource materials to support classroom activities and students learning more about the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games and Australian Paralympic sports and athletes.
The resources are designed for a national audience and cater for a broad range of ages and learning levels. They are copyright free for use by Australian teachers.
To download the free resources go to: www.forteachersforstudents.com.au/site/themed-curriculum/paralympic-games/