The teaching strategies in this site provide support to teachers and enable explicit links from the assessment to the curriculum. The website is divided into Numeracy and Literacy. The strategies in Numeracy are categorised by strand and substrand. The Literacy strategies are categorised by skill. You may access the website through the links below.

This year, image files of all numeracy items are accessible from the "similar questions by syllabus reference" link at the top right of all numeracy strategy pages.

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Reporting problems

To report broken links or any other functional problem in the site, please send an email to Please use the subject "NAPLAN 2011 Teaching Strategies: Technical Issue", and refer to the file address, and the nature of the problem.

Site content as pdf

Each teaching strategy has the option of "print as pdf" by clicking this icon on the teaching strategy pages:

For each strategy, this button accesses a pdf of all the teaching strategies for the particular strand. Following each teaching strategy in these pdf's are all the worksheet files linking off the given teaching strategy.

To download the numeracy or literacy sections of this site in their entirety in pdf form, refer here