Secondary School

Secondary school students are beginning to travel independently. In early secondary school, exploring pedestrian, public transport and cycling safety is an important part of their road safety education development. As a student enters a pre driver age, positive role modelling of safe road user behaviour remains vital as well as introducing information around young driver safety issues, including speed, alcohol and other drugs, fatigue, peer group pressure and distractions (including passengers) while driving.

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Learning areas
Primary year levels
  • Activity
  • Public Transport

Creating a public transport campaign

Students identify and research a public transport safety issue. Using recent campaigns as models, they consider elements such as visual, emotive and figurative language, similes, humour, catchy music and themes and determine the key

Learning areas:
  • English
  • The Arts
Year levels:
  • Year 6
  • Year 7
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Assessment - Using Language To Persuade - Cool Australia

We have a complex relationship with our mobile phones that is more than screen deep. Mobile phone use and the impact it has had upon society is a is a contemporary social issue with far-reaching effects on our community’s safety, health and

Learning areas:
  • English
Year levels:
  • Year 9
  • Year 10
  • Year 11
  • Year 12
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  • Activity
  • Young Driver

Tuning In - Me and My Phone - Cool Australia

We have a complex relationship with our mobile phones that is more than screen deep. Mobile phone use and the impact it has had upon society is a is a contemporary social issue with far-reaching effects on our community’s safety, health and

Learning areas:
  • English
Year levels:
  • Year 7
  • Year 8
  • Year 9
  • Year 10
  • Year 11
  • Year 12
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Tuning In Viewing Documentary Texts - Cool Australia

We have a complex relationship with our mobile phones that is more than screen deep. Mobile phone use and the impact it has had upon society is a is a contemporary social issue with far-reaching effects on our community’s safety, health and

Learning areas:
  • English
  • The Humanities
  • Health & Physical Education
Year levels:
  • Year 7
  • Year 8
  • Year 9
  • Year 10
  • Year 11
  • Year 12
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  • Activity
  • Young Driver

Using Logos To Persuade - Cool Australia

We have a complex relationship with our mobile phones that is more than screen deep. Mobile phone use and the impact it has had upon society is a contemporary social issue with far-reaching effects on our community’s safety, health and wellbeing.

Learning areas:
  • English
Year levels:
  • Year 7
  • Year 8
  • Year 9
  • Year 10
  • Year 11
  • Year 12
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Me and My Phone - Cool Australia

We have a complex relationship with our mobile phones that is more than screen deep. Mobile phone use and the impact it has had upon society is a is a contemporary social issue with far-reaching effects on our community’s safety, health and

Learning areas:
  • English
Year levels:
  • Year 7
  • Year 8
  • Year 9
  • Year 10
  • Year 11
  • Year 12
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Using Ethos to Persuade - Cool Australia

We have a complex relationship with our mobile phones that is more than screen deep. Mobile phone use and the impact it has had upon society is a contemporary social issue with far-reaching effects on our community’s safety, health and

Learning areas:
  • English
  • The Humanities
Year levels:
  • Year 9
  • Year 10
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Social Action - Educating The Community - Cool Australia

We have a complex relationship with our mobile phones that is more than screen deep. Mobile phone use and the impact it has had upon society is a contemporary social issue with far-reaching effects on our community’s safety, health and

Learning areas:
  • English
  • The Humanities
  • Health & Physical Education
Year levels:
  • Year 9
  • Year 10
  • Year 11
  • Year 12
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Understanding Contention - Cool Australia

We have a complex relationship with our mobile phones that is more than screen deep. Mobile phone use and the impact it has had upon society is a is a contemporary social issue with far-reaching effects on our community’s safety, health and

Learning areas:
  • English
Year levels:
  • Year 9
  • Year 10
  • Year 11
  • Year 12
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The Impact of Mobile Phones On Our World - Cool Australia

We have a complex relationship with our mobile phones that is more than screen deep. Mobile phone use and the impact it has had upon society is a is a contemporary social issue with far-reaching effects on our community’s safety, health and

Learning areas:
  • English
  • The Humanities
  • Health & Physical Education
Year levels:
  • Year 9
  • Year 10
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