Facilitate Classroom Discussions About Homelessness

Source: distributor
  • Relevant Subjects English, H&PE
  • Year Level Year 9 , 10
  • 10/08/2018 - updated 5 days ago
  • In Partnership

Explore pathways into and out of homelessness, understand some contributing factors and deepen understanding of people living without a home. This resource will help students develop critical thinking, intercultural understanding and empathy. Drawing on landmark SBS documentary Filthy Rich & Homeless, this teacher resource includes:

  • Video interactive experience ('choose your own journey'); 
  • Clips for classroom viewing; 
  • Discussion questions; 
  • Practical activities; 
  • Fact sheets on youth homelessness, culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) homelessness, and types of homelessness; 
  • An interactive quiz. 

Australian Curriculum

English
Year 9: ACELT1635ACELY1811ACELY1741ACELY1742ACELY1744ACELY1745ACELY1746
Year 10: ACELY1813ACELY1756ACELY1752

Health and Physical Education
Year 9 & 10: ACPPS089ACPPS090ACPPS092ACPPS093ACPPS094ACPPS097

HASS
Year 9: ACHCS085ACHCS086
Year 10: ACHCS098ACHCS099