VETsteps supports Workplace Literacies. The content outlines the links between literacy and success in the workplace. It also highlights the literacy demands of working in various industries by providing a number of easy to apply strategies to help students recognise the application of different workplace illiteracies, and to help VET teachers and trainers to prepare students for new work profiles and practices.
This resource offers practical approaches, processes and strategies that teachers and trainers need in order to support students in preparing to demonstrate the communication skills demanded by the world of work and also in accessing vocational education and training.
In Section 1 a series of proformas are provided for teachers to carry out literacy tasks related to VET requirements .The logbook in section 2 serves as a ready reckoner for teachers to consult as they implement the skills and understandings required in VET.
Fundamental Movement Skills deepens teachers’ understandings of how to effectively assess, plan, and teach physical activity, with details on how to break down each skill for assessment and teaching purposes.
Stepping Out is a Year 6-10 literacy resource that includes practical guidance for schools implementing whole school literacy approaches, and accessible, classroom-tested ideas and activities that primary and secondary learning for students of all abilities.
First Steps Mathematics is a series of teacher resource books that is organised around sets of mathematics outcomes for Number, Measurement, Space, and Chance and Data.
First Steps literacy resources comprise comprehensive teaching materials in the four modes of literacy: Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening, and Viewing as well as a resource - Linking Assessment, Teaching and Learning.