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NSW Syllabuses

Programming

 
The Board of Studies NSW has also developed an online programming tool called Program Builder to assist teachers in planning and programming. Program Builder allows teachers to select outcomes and content directly from the NSW syllabuses for the Australian curriculum to dynamically create scope and sequences and units.  

Samples

Scope and Sequences

The samples provide some examples of approaches to developing scope and sequences. 

History K–6

   
Early Stage 1

PDF (41 KB, 1 page)

Doc (36 KB, 1 page)

Stage 1 

PDF (58 KB, 1 page)

Doc (41 KB, 1 page)

Stage 1: Integrated 

PDF (70 KB, 1 page)

Doc (52 KB, 1 page)

Stage 2 

PDF (63 KB, 1 page)

Doc (50 KB, 1 page)

Stage 3 

PDF (61 KB, 1 page)

Doc (47 KB, 1 page)

History 7–10

   
Stage 4: Semester 1 
Year 7 (including Life Skills) 

PDF (102 KB, 4 pages)

Doc (77 KB, 1 page)
Stage 4: Year 8 (including Life Skills) PDF (73 KB, 1 page) Doc (36 KB, 1 page)
Stage 4: Semester 1 Year 7 PDF (70 KB, 1 page) Doc (36 KB, 1 page)
Life Skills Stage 4: Integrated PDF (70 KB, 1 page) Doc (37 KB, 1 page)
Stage 5: Semester 1 Year 9 PDF (68 KB, 1 page) Doc (34 KB, 1 page)
Stage 5: Semester 1 Year 10  PDF (65 KB, 1 page) Doc (34 KB, 1 page) 
Life Skills Stage 5: Semester 1 Year 9 PDF (84 KB, 1 page) Doc (32 KB, 1 page)

Units

The samples provide some examples of approaches to developing a unit. 

History K–6    
Early Stage 1: Personal and Family Histories

PDF (101 KB, 3 pages)

Doc (54 KB, 3 pages)

Stage 1: Past and Present Family Life
(with adjustments)

PDF (110 KB, 4 pages) Doc (61 KB, 4 pages)
Stage 2: Community and Remembrance

PDF (114 KB, 5 pages)

Doc (69 KB, 5 pages) 
Stage 3: The Australian Colonies PDF (120 KB, 5 pages)  Doc (85 KB, 5 pages) 
Stage 3: Australia as a Nation PDF (119 KB, 5 pages) Doc (70 KB, 5 pages)
History 7–10    
Stage 4: Mongol Expansion 
(with adjustments)

PDF (128 KB, 6 pages)

Doc (91 KB, 6 pages)

Stage 4: Polynesian Expansion

PDF (143 KB, 6 pages)

Doc (112 KB, 6 pages)

Life Skills Stage 4: The Black Death

PDF (153 KB, 7 pages)

Doc (108 KB, 7 pages)

Stage 4: The Ottoman Empire
(with adjustments)

PDF (146 KB, 7 pages)

Doc (101 KB, 7 pages)

Life Skills Stage 4: My Place in the Community

PDF (248 KB, 12 pages)

Doc (188 KB, 12 pages)

Stage 5: The Industrial Revolution

PDF (150 KB, 8 pages)

Doc (117 KB, 8 pages)

Stage 5: The Industrial Revolution (integrated with Life Skills)

PDF (361 KB, 10 pages)

Doc (607 KB, 10 pages)

 

Additional support materials

Life Skills outcomes worksheet
Years 7–10
PDF (52 KB, 1 pages) Doc (42 KB, 1 pages)