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Surf Life Saving Queensland - Games

PrimaryPrimary

Personal and social capabilityAustralian Curriculum General Capability: Personal and social capability
Literacy
Australian Curriculum General Capability:
Literacy

Nippers

 

1. Read the Surf Life Saving Queensland's Games Manual. There are land-based and water-based games in this manual. Reading

2. You (and a group of 3 others) are to select one land-based and one water-based game from this Games Manual to play to see if they are fun!

3. Video your playing of the game and the reactions of the group.

 

 

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Swimmers in Trouble!

MiddleMiddle  High SchoolSecondary

Personal and social capabilityAustralian Curriculum General Capability: Personal and social capability
Literacy
Australian Curriculum General Capability:
Literacy

 

 

1. Each year, lifeguards rescue swimmers in trouble. Read the following news items: Reading

news news
 

2.  You are to create a new campaign around Beach Safety and the Lifeguard. It should emphasise that Lifeguards supervise swimmers to prevent accidents and drownings; and, first aid is one of the main dutes of Lifeguards.

3. Investigate the following successful and well regarded campaigns:

Slip, Slop, Slap - 1980!!! - The Original Sid the Seagull Video
https://youtu.be/b7nocIenCYg

Life. Be in it! 1985

Life Be In It - Walking
https://youtu.be/YsLZGv-JfdI

Come On Aussie, Come On!

(MOJO Classics) "C'mon Aussie C'mon" Aust. Cricket TV Ad Original 1979
https://youtu.be/2uBjJAV3CMk

4. Use the previous ads as inspiration and make up a song or used a current one with new words.

5. Get the students in your group to video your song and any actions to the song and put together using Stupeflix to create your campaign.

Stupeflix

 

 

 

 

Bondi Rescue - Fitness all year?

PrimaryPrimary MiddleMiddle  High SchoolSecondary

Personal and social capabilityAustralian Curriculum General Capability: Personal and social capability

 

1. To make Bondi Rescue program more successful, the producers would like you to come up with a competition idea!

Bondi Rescue

2. Review the Coolangatta Gold and the different Ironman series.

3. Work out a strategy that will keep the Bondi Rescue team fit during the winter months and submit it to Surf Life Saving

SLS

 

 

 

 Investigate the Surf Boat Rowing within Surf Life Saving: For those living by the coast!

PrimaryPrimary MiddleMiddle  High SchoolSecondary

Personal and social capabilityAustralian Curriculum General Capability: Personal and social capability

NumeracyAustralian Curriculum General Capability: Numeracy

Surf Boat

 

 

1. You are to go to the local Surf Life Saving Club on local beaches near you. [More than one if possible].

2. You are to interview the Lifeguards about their roles and activities:

  • the number of Lifeguards employed;
  • the number who are volunteers;
  • their shifts;
  • the time spent on each activity - first aid; watching and supervising the beach; training; physical fitness; using the boat or jet ski;
  • competitions attended.

3. Record the information using an iphone or ipad.

4. Investigate the Surf Boat Rowing Sport at your local club.

  • What are the surf patrol hour requirements?
  • what is the local surf clubs/Bronze Medallion Course?
  • Interview a surf boat rower and find out
    • their fitness level and how they maintain this level
    • the number of times they have had to use the boat to rescue people - what were the circumstances?
    • the times they have to achieve from call out to getting into the boat
    • any competitions they have participated in
    • types of events in these competitions
    • who were the winners of the events and what are their records

5. Record these interviews and make a video, using Stupeflix or Movie Maker to show to your class at school.

Stupeflix  Movie Maker

 

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