What would Australia be like today if it had never federated? Use the Australian Federation Resource Bundle to take a different approach to teaching Federation: from the assumption that it never happened! Encourage students to think about how their
This project has students researching Australian federation, life in 20th century Australia and an Iconic figure. It has been designed to tie in with the Australian Curriculum Year 6, although it could be modified to meet Year 5 standards or for any class completing research on Australia. ** It includes key websites to help students start their research, Assessment rubric, bibliography and note taking sheets and Australian Curriculum standards **Teaching Year 6?Try Geography Project Year 6…
This activity is designed to assist you in your Year 6 classroom while studying Australian Federation. This is a great interactive activity to help students explore the various arguments and points of view in the decision making for Australian Federation. (ACHHK113 & ACHHS123) It could be used during class discussion/exploration into the reasons for and against OR it could be used as an assessment task.
What year did the British colonies unite into a federation of states called the Commonwealth of Australia? Who conducts federal elections and maintains the Commonwealth electoral roll? Your students will enjoy knowing the answers to these and many more in
This activity allows students to create a chronological timeline of the events that led to Australia's Federation. The events included begin with Henry Parkes' oration at Tenterfield through to Federation celebrations in There are two options for