Rabbit Proof Fence - I learned about this in a Vet Tech class. Rabbits were brought to Australia in the 1700s on ships. They are not indigenous. As an attempt to control their spread into pastoral areas and the incredible damage they cause to the local ecology, fences were built.
Infographic: Australia's Stolen Generations
A concise overview of the Stolen Generations: When did it happen? Who was taken? How many children were affected? And what were the consequences? High-resolution PDF ready to be printed in A3 or A4. Ideal for lesson preparation, seminars or assignments....
Sorry, Kevin Rudd's Apology to "The stolen Generation"
http://ten.com.au/ten/tv_videos.htmlPrime Minister Kevin Rudd says sorry to the stolen generations
I come from Jigalong they took me away but I walked all around country back to where I was born I came back. Daisy Kadibil talks about her escape along the rabbit proof fence, 2009
Film Study Guide Rabbit Proof Fence
Activities including short answer questions on plot, theme and visuals on Phillip Noyce's non fiction film Rabbit Proof Fence with an extension activity at the end for older students.
Rabbit Proof Fence Video Response: Australian History & Culture
Use the Rabbit Proof Fence Movie to connect to the following topics: 1) Aboriginal Culture 2) Stolen Generation 3) English Colonization 4) Australian Culture Rent/Purchase video to preview and to to alter questions to your needs