Service learning in the curriculum

Clean up Australia Day

For Clean Up Australia Day, a teacher at a local school decides that students will clean up part of the banks of the Brisbane River. This is one example of a service learning program.

 

The Australian Curriculum

Service learning and the Australia Curriculum

There are many opportunities to link LEA’s service learning initiative to the Australian Curriculum. First, we must remember that the notion of service learning in Lutheran schools is two-fold; first service is ‘personal response to God’s love’ and second, ‘a broader response as part of one’s humanity for the sake of justice for all.’ Service learning in Lutheran Schools, 2010.

 

Year 10-12 Christian Studies overview

A summary of St Andrews Lutheran College religion and ethics program

 

Year 11 Christian Studies assessment

An example of St Andrews Lutheran College assessment item