Welcome to Term 4 2009 HSC Belonging rap

Term 4 2009 HSC Belonging

About HSC Belonging rap About HSC Belonging rap
Rap texts
Dates
Coordinators
Joining the rap
Term 4 HSC Belonging blog
Weekly tasks and resources
Task 1
Task 2
Task 3
Task 4
Task 5: Nadia Wheatley online
Task 6: Matt Ottley online
Task 7
Videoconference
Resources
Credits

Current and future raps

Rap and blog preparation

Syllabus outcomes
Stage 6

Teaching Guide

Task Summary

Student worksheets

A beginner's guide to raps

Welcome to Stage 6 HSC Area of study:
Term 4 2009 HSC Belonging rap
Online discussion and resources for you

Available for participation Term 4.

This rap supports an exploration of the concept of belonging, or not belonging, for the Stage 6 HSC English Standard, Advanced, and ESL Area of study. It could complement the class work of HSC students, and also assist with consolidation and revision work.

HSC students will have the opportunity to ask questions of authors, Nadia Wheatley and Mat Ottley. A videoconference with Nadia Wheatley will be available for NSW government schools. Class groups and individual HSC students are welcome to join the rap.

The following picture books* will be considered during this rap:

Baker, Jeannie. Belonging
Baker, Jeannie. Window
Gaiman, Neil& McKean Dave. Signal to noise
Ottley, Matt. Requiem for a beast
Tan, Shaun. Tales from outer suburbia
Tan, Shaun. The arrival
Tan, Shaun. The lost thing
Tan, Shaun. The red tree
Wheatley, Nadia & Rawlins, Donna. My place

*any available edition, for example, in your school library.

Cover illustration by Jeannie Baker

Cover illustration by Jeannie Baker
Cover reproduced with kind permission of Walker Books Australia Pty. Ltd., Sydney
Do not reproduce

Cover illustration by Matt Ottley

Cover illustration by Matt Ottley
Cover reproduced with kind permission of Hachette Children’s Books, Sydney, Australia
Do not reproduce

Cover illustration by Shaun Tan

Cover illustration by Shaun Tan
Cover reproduced with kind permission of Hachette Children’s Books, Sydney, Australia
Do not reproduce

Cover illustration by Donna Rawlinsr

Cover illustration by Donna Rawlinsr
Cover reproduced with kind permission of Walker Books Australia Pty. Ltd., Sydney
Do not reproduce

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