Transformation and programming
“We have to know where we want to end up before we start out – and plan how to get there …”
(1999, Tomlinson).
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"The first thing that teachers will need to do is select and organise the essential knowledge, understandings, skills and values from the syllabus around central concepts or ideas..."Quality teaching Discussion Paper

This page features a range of units of work that have been designed using a conceptual approach based on the Quality teaching model and Wiggins and McTighe's bacward mapping. When teaching and learning experiences are designed conceptually students' learning outcomes will improve.

Resources
Karen yager's Power point on transformation of curriculum:
Amanda Coroneos' early stage 1 unit
Programming and Assessment
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Steve Dinham's presentation,
English Units of work
Links
In 2007, NSR teachers developed integrated stage 3 and stage 4 units of work for SurfAid International that that have been used by teachers across Australia, in New Zealand, the US, UK, Singapore and Europe. These excellent units of work and all accompanying resources can be found at the SurfAid Schools Program site.
SurfAid Schools Program