Cross-curriculum learning through literature

Karen Rogers

2 Hours

Available all year

Online unmoderated course


Formerly titled "The power of literature"

What is this course about?

  • Module 1: Literature and the Australian Curriculum.
  • Module 2: Selecting quality literature for cross-curriculum use in the literacy classroom.
  • Module 3: Planning learning experiences for your own context.

Why participate?

Literature is a powerful tool for learning. In acknowledgment of the breadth of the Australian Curriculum, this course is designed to support educators to plan learning experiences that meet the needs of the English learning area, as well as other curriculum learning areas, general capabilities and cross-curricular priorities.

Who should participate?

  • Teachers F-6
  • Teacher Librarians
  • Literacy Leaders
  • Heads of Curriculum, Instruction, Teaching and Learning

How does it work?

  • Individuals: upon registration individuals will be sent a link to access the PL on our online learning platform.
  • Group Booking: Schools interested in making a group booking should email us the number of teachers they wish to enrol in order to receive a quote.
  • PL Subscription: Access this course via the PL Subscription homepage. All PL subscription members receive free access to all online unmoderated courses. 


Cost of participation
Member $60


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 Completing this course comprises 2 hours (NSW - Elective PL) of online professional learning addressing standards 1.1.2, 1.2.2, 2.1.2, 2.2.2. 3.2.2 and 3.3.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers.

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