Resources for teachers

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FastTracking the Future, Sydney Metro’s school education program, has been developed by teachers for teachers and offers insight into a current and innovative infrastructure project through classroom-ready resources including unit plans and lessons for years K -10.

To find our teacher resources, simply search by lesson, unit or stage group or type in your curriculum into the keyword search.

You can also download the complete books on primary or secondary place-based lessons/units on Sydney Metro Northwest or search for complete inquiry-based units below or via the NSW Department of Education’s Scootle site.

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Education program - highlights

Education program - highlights
Metro Minds STEAM Challenge - an introductionPlay Video

Metro Minds STEAM Challenge - an introduction

Metro Minds STEAM Challenge - an introduction
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Sydney Metro Virtual Classroom - highlights

Sydney Metro Virtual Classroom - highlights
 I Wonder Day at Chullora Public SchoolPlay Video

I Wonder Day at Chullora Public School

I Wonder Day at Chullora Public School
Designing Australia’s first fully-automated rail systemPlay Video

Designing Australia’s first fully-automated rail system

Designing Australia’s first fully-automated rail system
Noise minimisation innovation at Martin PlacePlay Video

Noise minimisation innovation at Martin Place

Noise minimisation innovation at Martin Place
Tunnelling under Sydney HarbourPlay Video

Tunnelling under Sydney Harbour

Tunnelling under Sydney Harbour
Powering Sydney Metro NorthwestPlay Video

Powering Sydney Metro Northwest

Powering Sydney Metro Northwest
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Primary teacher resource: Education Book complete edition March 2019

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This book and related online materials are curriculum resources for primary teachers and students produced by Sydney Metro Northwest in consultation with practising teachers and curriculum specialists. 

Ready to teach, syllabus-based lessons for K-6.

Secondary teacher resource: Education Book complete edition March 2019

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This book and related online materials are curriculum resources for secondary teachers and students produced by Sydney Metro Northwest in consultation with practising teachers and curriculum specialists. 

Ready to teach, syllabus-based lessons for 7–10.

About Sydney Metro

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Description

Background information about the construction of Sydney Metro. Sydney Metro is Australia's biggest public transport project. 

Primary teacher resource: Teacher briefing

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Ready to teach, syllabus based lessons for K-6. Includes links to current Syllabuses, activities and units of work for K-6, lessons for Geography, Science, History, English, Mathematics, and Creative Arts. Also includes teacher reference notes and extension work. 

Primary overview of lessons and syllabus outcomes - A railway for Sydney's North West region

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An overview of lessons and syllabus outcomes for topic 1: A railway for Sydney's North West region. 

Topics covered: Science, Geography, History, Mathematics

Science and Technology; ST1-1WS-S; ACTDIP004; ST1-2DP-T; Values and Attitudes; Geography; GE1-1; GE1-3; History; HTI-2; HT1-4; HTe-1; HTe-2; HT1-3; GE-e1; GE-e2; GE1-2; ST3-2DP-T; ST3-3DP-T; Mathematics; MA3-1WM; MA3-13MG; MA3-3WM; Science and Technology K-6; ST3-2DP-T; ST3-3DP-T; Values and Attitudes; 

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