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Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

Come with us on a learning journey to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) and beyond.

Join in the excitement with fun, innovative, educational resources and activities to support Australian Curriculum learning areas, general capabilities and cross-curriculum priorities.

Stay tuned for our next resource - Representations of the Gold Coast!

Courtesy Netball Australia. Used with permission. Photographer: David Callow

Time for sport

Age range: 6-8 years

Curriculum links:
C2C Year 2 Mathematical concepts of measurement, number and place.

These Maths activities use a calendar to locate dates and record events, compare the analogue and digital time of events, represent addition in different ways and order numbers on a number line. The student activities focus on understanding these concepts in a sporting context.

Student activity: Time for sport Microsoft® Word document960K

More GC2018 resources

Forces in sport: Year 4 Science

Olympic diversity: Year 6 Geography

Sporting heroes: Years 5-6 Japanese and French

Koalas - threatened species: Year 4 Science, Year 3 Maths

Migrant experiences: Year 6 History

Commonwealth Day: Year 3 History

Further information

The Embracing 2018 Global Education Program is part of the Embracing our Games legacy: Queensland's legacy for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games External LinkTM strategy developed by the Queensland Government in collaboration with the City of Gold Coast.

Schools on the Gold Coast have a unique opportunity to be involved in Gold Coast Schools Connect External Link. This engaged network keeps local schools informed, excited, enthusiastic and involved in GC2018 including opportunities to participate in the delivery of key GC2018 initiatives.

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This page was last reviewed on 20 Oct 2016 at 10:03AM

Related links

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games External Link

Embracing our Games legacy External Link

Sports Super Centre, Gold Coast

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