PrimaryConnections

Primary Connections: Linking science with literacy is the Australian Academy of Science's flagship primary school science program. It is an innovative approach to teaching and learning which aims to enhance primary school teachers' confidence and competence for teaching science. 

Primary Connections: Linking Science with literacy is supported by the Australian Government Department of Education through the National Innovation and Science Agenda measure Inspiring all Australians in Digital Literacy and STEM.

New Primary Connections Curriculum Units
Primary Connections has released three early years STEM Curriculum units. The development of these new units has been made possible thanks to support by the Australian Government Department of Education through the Maths and Science Participation Program.
Primary Connections Professional Learning Workshops
Interested in undertaking hands-on, practical Professional Learning? We offer a variety of workshops for teachers. Click on the Professional Learning tab above to see what is upcoming in your region.
Primary Connections Curriculum units aligned with the Australian Curriculum
Explore our inquiry-based curriculum units designed to enhance primary school teachers' confidence and competence for teaching sicence and literacy.
Among the gum trees Suite
Teaching Year 4 Biological sciences next term? Have a look at our Among the gum trees range of resources, including the Curriculum unit, Information text, Eucalypt Identification cards, and Student Science Journals. Available for purchase from Abacus Educational Suppliers.