Catholic Education South Australia

Inquiry Questions

What is diversity?

How diverse is Australia?

How diverse is my community?


National Library of Australia

Students examine the photographic material in this source to find out about Australia’s ethnic diversity over time. 

Link: National Library of Australia

I am Australian Book by Mem Fox

This resource includes suggested activities for teachers to explore the concept of diversity with their students.   

Link: Scholastic

Whoever you are by Mem Fox

This story celebrates those external and internal qualities that make us different and the same.  Students can explore their own personal qualities as well as those of the children described in this book. This resource includes several pre and post reading activities.  

Link: WITS Connection