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Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

Come with us on a learning journey to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games 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.

Photo: Jason Henry

The cultural identity of the Commonwealth Games

Age range: 9-11 years

Curriculum links:
Curriculum into the Classroom Health and Physical Education (C2C HPE) Year 5 Unit 3 - Multicultural Australia

These Health and Physical Education resources will help students gain an understanding of multiculturalism by examining the cultural diversity of the countries participating in the 2018 Commonwealth Games. They examine how sharing celebrations and events with people from different cultures can support community wellbeing and cultural understanding.

Queensland is celebrating Multicultural Month during August 2016. Visit the Queensland Multicultural Month edStudio to contribute to the blog.

Student activity: Multicultural Commonwealth Microsoft® Word document2.4M

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 23 Aug 2016 at 12:45PM

Related links

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games External Link

Embracing our Games legacy External Link

Sports Super Centre, Gold Coast

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