This Thing Called Science

Published in 2013, This Thing Called Science was a collaboration by the Department of Industry, Innovation, Science, Research and Tertiary Education (DIISRTE) and TechNYou.  

McRae's Materials Video script, teaching module, teacher notes


Critical Thinking: A Guide

Published in 2012, Critical Thinking: A Guide was a collaboration by the Department of Industry, Innovation, Science, Research and Tertiary Education (DIISRTE) and TechNYou.  They also released a companion Pocket Guide to Critical Thinking

McRae's Materials Video script, teaching module, teacher notes


AuSSI Vic Education in Sustainability

After the success of CarbonKids, CSIRO modified it for the AuSSI Vic program. 'AuSSI Vic Education in Sustainability' has since been absorbed into the ResourceSmart Schools program, run by Sustainability Victoria.

McRae's Materials Curriculum Resources


CarbonKids

Piloted in 2009, CarbonKids was developed by CSIRO to educate schoolchildren about climate change and protecting the environment. The program included educational resources on climate change, sustainability and energy technology. CarbonKids has since been re-launched as 'Sustainable Futures'.

McRae's Materials Curriculum Resources


Science by Email

Science by Email was an email newsletter distributed by Double Helix, CSIRO's science magazine for kids. Part of their educational outreach program, the email was sent to over 30,000 educators worldwide. As of 2018, Science by Email has been merged with Maths by Email to form Double Helix Extra

McRae's Materials Activities, news articles, videos and illustrations


IntoScience

A digital learning resource developed by 3P LearningIntoScience gives each student their own customisable avatar, research lab, observatory and access to over 120 unique science environments such as the Crash Test Zone, Cell Explorer, Energy Island, the Aswan Dam and many more engaging learning spaces. Each activity offers inquiry-based and practical learning from curriculum aligned coverage, with tangible results for every action. SOURCE

McRae's Role Content Editor and Curriculum Advisor