“Australia’s Plastic Bank Notes” Grade 5-7


Australia’s Bank Notes is about the reasons for them being plastic. Roles of the CSIRO and the Reserve Bank of Australia are explained. Lots to talk about. A variety of written tasks follow the text.



Australia’s Plastic Bank Notes

Australia’s Plastic Bank Notes is a lesson pack with a technology content. A 3-page unit discusses the advantages of polymer notes, the role of the CSIRO and the Reserve Bank of Australia. Suitable for Grades 5 and 6. Words such as counterfeit and penetrate. Tasks¬†on synonyms, changing word forms, comprehension questions and an analysis of the content.

Anyone can teach using this pack.  Suits any teaching and learning situation such as home schooling, one-to-one tutoring and group teaching. Probably one lesson only.