2023 School Events and Awareness Days

Welcome to the 2023 schools event calendar!

Awareness events are an awesome way to get kids, parents and educators involved in meaningful learning! We have aligned each awareness event or day with a package of free curriculum-aligned resources, aimed to get the whole school involved. From Harmony Day to STEM day, you can use these resource to teach lessons that help kids build empathy and make change in their local community.

The digital calendar below can be imported directly into your Google or ical calendars. You can also download a printable version here.

If you have any questions regarding the resources aligned to the awareness days below – please drop us a line at [email protected] and we will be happy to assist you.

Here’s to a great new year of learning, stay cool!

International Day of Women & Girls in Science

The world needs science, and science needs women and girls. Today, just 30 per cent of researchers worldwide are women, and only 35 per cent of all students enrolled in STEM […]

National Regenerative Agriculture Day

Anywhere

The National Regenerative Agriculture Day (NRAD) is a celebration of Regenerative Agriculture and it is our mission to heal the heart of the food-chain. Check out these resources below to […]

Toyota Dream Car Entries Due

Online

Students entering the competition are required to draw or paint a picture of what they imagine their dream car will look like. There are three different age categories for the […]

World Wildlife Day

Anywhere

On 20 December 2013, at its 68th session, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) proclaimed 3 March – the day of signature of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered […]

Schools Clean Up Day

Your School

A Schools Clean Up Day is a great way to inspire your students to learn about the impact of rubbish on their local environment while playing an active role in […]

International Women’s Day

International Women's Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. Check out these great resources below to get involved. 2040 - Girls […]

World Kidney Day

World Kidney Day is a global campaign aimed at raising awareness of the importance of our kidneys. World Kidney Day comes back every year. All across the globe many hundred events take place from public screenings in Argentina to Zumba marathons in Malaysia. We do it all to create awareness. Awareness about preventive behaviors, awareness about risk […]

NAPLAN Testing

Your School

These series of lessons are designed to provide valuable practise for NAPLAN, the national literacy test held in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9. These lesson plans are not an officially endorsed publication of the ACARA body - but are designed to provide practice for the Aust. Curriculum’s compulsory NAPLAN testing scheme.

World Oral Health Day

Your School

Most people will suffer from an oral condition in their lifetimes. WOHD’s mission is to empower people with the tools and knowledge to prevent and control oral diseases such as tooth decay. We have aligned resources below that will educate about the impacts of sugar on your oral health, as well as overall. Guardians Of […]

Harmony Week – Harmony Day March 21st

Your School

Harmony Week is an Australian Government program that centers on the message that “Everyone belongs”, reinforcing the importance of inclusiveness to all Australians. Check out these great resources below to get involved.  Primary Resources   Secondary Resources