This great Australian Explorer activity for Year 5 HASS - Australian History is great fun, allowing students to assemble a double page map of the world and then chart Cooks three voyages and record the continents and oceans on their travels.
Art With Aubrey: Aboriginal Art, plus link to video showing how the Australian native people use art to retell stories.
Harmony Day Activities - Years 3 - 4 Cultural diversity, tolerance
Check out this set of activities for Year 3 and Year 4 about Harmony Day in Australia. These printables focus on the idea that 'everyone belongs' in our multicultural society. Tasks and worksheets focus on the values of Harmony Day and can be used to create classroom displays about cultural diversity. Suitable for Year three and Year four (or homeschool students).
Australian Explorers - Captain James Cook Fact and Opinion Sorting Activity
Grade 5 HASS Australian Explorer Captain James Cook Fact and Opinion Activity Year level: FiveAustralian Curriculum Content Descriptor: ACHASSK110 The role that a significant individual or group played in shaping a colonyCaptain James Cook is one of the worlds most famous explorers and is also a major figure in Australia and New Zealands exploration.