Visualise Data in the Primary Classroom

Cool Australia
Educating for a Sustainable future
Teach Year 3-6 students how to use infographics to explore and represent information, data or knowledge. Infographics can be used in any primary subject.
Target Audience
Primary Teachers
8 reviews

Learning Areas

General Description

Infographics are visual representations of information, data or knowledge. They have grown in popularity because they communicate information quickly and clearly. In this hands-on course, you will build your ability to use infographics as a learning tool in your classroom. You’ll discover how to understand infographics and create your own.

You’ll learn:
- How to use infographics to help Year 3-6 students understand data, compare texts, express a point of view or summarise learning.
- How to read and understand seven different types of infographics.
- How to design, create and publish infographics in any subject area.
- How to use a range of lesson plans to teach infographics.


Primary Teachers

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

24/7 course access


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Teaching Standards

2.1.2 Proficient Level – Content and teaching strategies of the teaching area
3.3.2 Proficient Level – Use teaching strategies
3.4.2 Proficient Level – Select and use resources

Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Completing Visualise Data in the Primary Classroom before 31 July 2021 under NESA’s interim arrangements will contribute 2 hours and 0 minutes of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and assessment of NSW curriculum addressing standard descriptors 2.1.2, 3.3.2, 3.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

This course contributes to 2.0 professional development hours.


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10 minutes

Get started with your online professional development.

About Infographics

30 minutes

Discover the benefits of teaching infographics.

Reading Infographics

30 minutes

Learn how to read seven common types of infographics.

Creating Infographics

30 minutes

Experience each step of creating your own infographic.

Your Teaching

30 minutes

Download lesson plans that you can use right away.


10 minutes

Reflect on your course learning and next steps

User Rating


Latest Reviews

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Visualise Data in the Primary Classroom - Cool Australia

The course was concise yet informative, it provided me with the opportunity to quickly attempt creating an infographic which will enable me to continue to create them and to be able to teach my students how to create them as well.

Visualise Data in the Primary Classroom - Cool Australia

Good. All parts relevant

Visualise Data in the Primary Classroom - Cool Australia

Very relevant and helpful

Visualise Data in the Primary Classroom - Cool Australia

A perfect way to start my winter break. I have enjoyed and learned much during this course. Incredibly relevant to my programming needs at the moment.

Visualise Data in the Primary Classroom - Cool Australia

This was a very well structured course which did exactly what I wanted it do!

Visualise Data in the Primary Classroom - Cool Australia

Excellent quality and very relevant to what I was seeking.

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia

excellent material and content

Visualise Data in the Primary Classroom - Cool Australia

Excellent introduction on how to create info-graphics and embed them into your classroom

About the team

Cool Australia


Cool Australia is an award winning not-for-profit dedicated to supporting educators with tools to foster ‘learning for life’. We help integrate topics around sustainability, ethics, economics and wellbeing across the curriculum. This enables teachers of all age groups and disciplines to engage young Aussies in real-life learning whilst achieving Australian Curriculum and Early Years Learning Framework outcomes. Our accredited professional development is designed to build your confidence, understanding and expertise. You will learn through a mixture of practical and thinking activities as well as hearing the stories of others. Plus you will access a range of teaching tools that can you can use straight away in your teaching.