Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Source: Digital montage by Black, S. (2019).
In working with teachers the library assigns three levels of differentiation against the resources used in these guides. These resource keys support differentiated learning by providing a clear outline of the reading and technical level required to use the content. See following for details.
When accessing content use the numbers below to guide you:
Brief, basic information laid out in an easy-to-read format. May use informal language. (Includes most news articles)
Provides additional background information and further reading. Introduces some subject-specific language.
Lengthy, detailed information. Frequently uses technical/subject-specific language. (Includes most analytical articles)
Who Am I? (Picture Books)
These books and eBooks will help to explain these concepts.
I'm Australian too by
Call Number: F
Publication Date: 2017
I'm Australian! How about you? Many people from many places have come across the seas, to make Australia their home. How Australian is that? From countries near and far, many have made their home in Australia, sharing it with the original inhabitants, and living in peace beneath the Southern Star.
We Belong Together by
Call Number: 362.734 PAR
Publication Date: 2007-11-01
We belong together because.... You needed a home I had one to share Now, we are a family Bestselling author/illustrator Todd Parr has received hundreds of requests to write a book about adoption. And as he did with his beloved books It's Okay to be Different and The Peace Book, he has found a way to approach this challenging matter with humour and sensitivity through his bold and colourful illustrations and unique reassuring messages.
Where Are You From? by
Call Number: M
Publication Date: 2019
This resonant picture book tells the story of one girl who constantly gets asked a simple question that doesn’t have a simple answer. When a girl is asked where she’s from—where she’s really from—none of her answers seems to be the right one. Unsure about how to reply, she turns to her loving abuelo for help. He doesn’t give her the response she expects. She gets an even better one.
Daddy's having a horse by
Call Number: S
Publication Date: 2005
Mummy is having a new baby and Caitlin is delighted. But she's not as excited as her brother, Lachlan. He is sure that Daddy's having a horse.
Who Am I? (eBook) by
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2010-04-30
This book introduces young readers to their roles within a family. From brother and sister to granddaughter and friend, children will learn about their realtionships to the people around them. An activity asks the reader to close their eyes and think about the role they love the best.
Are You Like Me? (book and eBook) by
Call Number: •155.22 KAL and eBook
Publication Date: 2010-04-30
This book explores the ways in which people are different and the same. We are all living things on the same planet. We all need food, shelter, and friends. We also have different ways of life, and we are each good at different things. The things that are the same make us feel close to one another; the things that are different make it fun to know each other!
Children have a strong sense of identity | Curriculum Alignment
Children have a strong sense of identity | PYP Alignment