Sydney Learning Adventures
Thank you for taking the time to discover Sydney Learning Adventures' range of school excursions and education programs.
Sydney Learning Adventures (SLA) brings the history of Australia, NSW and Sydney to life for thousands of students every year. All SLA's excursions are developed by teachers and implemented by our dynamic and interpretive guides.
They are also curriculum-linked and designed for all stages of learning (kindergarten to year 12) providing an interactive, multi-layered learning experience for students.
Get a glimpse of The Big Dig Archaeology Education Centre before you book!
Check out our new video and discover why teachers and students are queuing up to experience The Big Dig.
- Gain an understanding of what to expect at The Big Dig when you book a program.
- See the unique hands-on learning experiences offered at the Big Dig.
- Reveal some of the resources and activities the programs offer.
- Preview the digsite and see the exclusive access students get on our programs.
- See the engagement and knowledge of our experienced guide team.
View our unique hands-on Big Dig archaeology programs for students in years 1-12 below.
Book online or call (02) 9240 8552.
Sydney Learning Adventures celebrate NAIDOC with 10% off
To celebrate NAIDOC week Sydney Learning Adventures are offering 10% off all bookings for The Rocks Dreaming program. The discount is valid for all bookings during the month of July.
Simply quote 'NAIDOC SLA' when making a booking.
Please contact the Program Services Coordinator on (02) 9240 8552 or firstname.lastname@example.org to claim offer.
Piecing the past together
Students work as archaeologists to build up a picture of The Rocks in the 1800s on Sydney Learning Adventures' Pieces of the Past program (curriculum links: Years 5 - 6 HSIE)
Book online or call (02) 9240 8552 or email email@example.com
New 2014 brochures out now
We have recently mailed our 2014 Education Programs brochure to your school. If you have not received it and would like a copy, give us a call on (02) 9240 8552 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to hearing from you soon.
Blog: History in the classroom - image makeover Drawing on her experience as a secondary school teacher and volunteer archaeologist and education officer at the Port Arthur Historic Site in Tasmania, Sarah Stockwin blogs about why history has a serious image problem and how educators can turn boring on its head.
Book SLA's The Rocks Dreaming and Sydney Observatory's Aboriginal Astronomy programs for the same day, and receive a $1 discount per student on each program.
SLA Term 1 2014 Prize Winner
Congratulations to Auburn Girls High School, the winner of our book prize for term 1, 2014.
Thanks to everyone who filled in a program evaluation form which are automatically entered into the draw for our book prize each term.
Pre-visit resource: The Rocks Beneath our Feet video
Last update: Thursday 24 April 2014