Australian football's core values of FAIR PLAY, RESPECT, TEAMWORK and LEADERSHIP are the same as those integral to building stronger and more harmonious communities across the country.
The AFL YOU CAN KICK GOALS schools resource is an opportunity for students and teachers to examine Australian values and how to incorporate them in their lives.
This resource uses Australian football and its players to help build awareness of important cultural and community issues. It gives classmates and their families a chance to come together to reinforce and celebrate important harmony messages.
AFL YOU CAN KICK GOALS is a unique schools resource that consists of the following three modules:
MASCOTS module – A middle primary school resource targeting students in Years 3-4. Click here
ROOKIES module – An upper primary school resource targeting students in Years 5-6. Click here
RISING STARS module – A lower secondary school resource targeting students in Years 7-8. Click here
Each module consists of 10 lessons that meet learning outcomes across domains such as English, Humanities, Health and Physical Education, Art and Mathematics.
Lesson content is appropriately mapped against the Australian Curriculum and each modules culminates in an AFL community event organised and managed by students.
The AFL YOU CAN KICK GOALS schools resource is designed to inspire students and engage them in their own learning.
Resource highlights include:
The AFL YOU CAN KICK GOALS schools resource innovatively enhances educational and general capability objectives across year levels and curriculum in Australian schools.
Have your students 'kick goals' today!