It's Australia, 1850s, A Unit about the Gold Rush - This Australian Curriculum History inquiry unit focusses on the Gold Rush in Australia. Includes migration, perspectives and can be integrated with English. Includes 13 activities, resource list, an appendix and a powerpoint for IWB to support teaching.
Child migrants sent 'halfway across the world for better life' only to be abused as 'virtual slaves' launch class action against Australian government
Australia's Last Migrant Ship, the Australis arrives in Melbourne in December 1977The last government assisted migrant ship to come to Australia was the Australis in 1977. Its departure ended a long and important chapter in Australian migration.
HASS - Australia has a rich history of migration and it is wonderful that students in Year 6 are able to explore and celebrate our multicultural heritage. One important part of this exploration is understanding why people leave their home countries and come to Australia.