Immigration: Stories of Yesterday and Today | Scholastic
Take a tour of Ellis Island, explore an interactive immigration timeline, and meet young immigrants in this online activity!
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Introducing Australian History
Over the past few years, we have learnt about Australian history through different events, such as Anzac Day, as it has provoked questions and stirred an interest. Knowing that my son loves stories, I introduced him to history through different picture books and from there, other hands-on learning activities have evolved. When I first looked at history, I thought about using the illustrated history books Our Sunburnt Country by Arthur Baillie and Our Australian Story by Janette Cassey…
Immigration - Kids Discover
Why do some many people want to immigrate to the U.S., how do they get here, and what’s life like for them? In Immigration, for kids, they’ll explore answers to these questions and learn about the waves of migration that have shaped – and continue...
Australian Federation Resource Bundle | Teach In A Box
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 lives would differ, for better or worse.
Australian Federation Timeline Activity.
This activity allows students to create a chronological timeline of the events that led to Australia's Federation in a fun and hands-on activity that will truly engage your students in this dry topicLet's face it Federation can be a boring topic but it doesn't have to be! This hands-on interactive n...
Year 6 History Unit - Australia as a Nation - Australian Curriculum Lessons
Summary: This history unit of work is aimed for a year six class and is on the topic of Historical Knowledge and Understanding / Australia as a Nation. The content descriptor that correlates to this unit of work is as follows: Key figures and events that led to Australia’s Federation, including British and American influences […]