Australia boasts a geoglyph that's larger than Peru's "Nazca Lines" and England's "White Horse". Called the "Marree Man", the pictograph measures 4.2 km tall by 2 km wide and is etched into a plateau near Marree. It depicts an Aboriginal warrior throwing a hunting stick and is so large that it can be viewed fully only from the air. "Marree Man" was discovered by a charter pilot in 1998 and, despite being the world's largest geoglyph, its origin remains a mystery. — with Debbie Borgono

Australia boasts a geoglyph that's larger than Peru's "Nazca Lines" and England's "White Horse". Called the "Marree Man", the pictograph measures 4.2 km tall by 2 km wide and is etched into a plateau near Marree. It depicts an Aboriginal warrior throwing a hunting stick and is so large that it can be viewed fully only from the air. "Marree Man" was discovered by a charter pilot in 1998 and, despite being the world's largest geoglyph, its origin remains a mystery. — with Debbie Borgono

Australia Day. A labelled diagram of the Australian flag is also included. Good for classroom display. Free download.

Australia Day. A labelled diagram of the Australian flag is also included. Good for classroom display. Free download.

Trugannini 1866 | Truganini was a woman widely considered to be the last full blood Aboriginal Tasmanian (Palawa) of Australia.

Trugannini 1866 | Truganini was a woman widely considered to be the last full blood Aboriginal Tasmanian (Palawa) of Australia.

Miller Mack was one of the first Indigenous Australians to fight in the First World War. He was one of at least 1000, according to Gary Oakley.

Miller Mack was one of the first Indigenous Australians to fight in the First World War. He was one of at least 1000, according to Gary Oakley.

There were between 350 and 750 distinct Australian Aboriginal languages at the time of first European contact. | This Real Australian Language Map Will Blow You Away

There were between 350 and 750 distinct Australian Aboriginal languages at the time of first European contact. | This Real Australian Language Map Will Blow You Away

Introducing Australian History - FREE PRINTABLE Australian History Timeline Cards

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30+ Films for learning about Australian History

The Great Emu War was an effort to cull scores of emus that were destroying Australian farmlands. The emus proved too elusive and hard to kill, so the operation was abandoned, to the great embarrassment of the Australian Military.

14 Little Known Nuggets Of Australian History

The Great Emu War was an effort to cull scores of emus that were destroying Australian farmlands. The emus proved too elusive and hard to kill, so the operation was abandoned, to the great embarrassment of the Australian Military.

To Kill a Mockingbird Historical Context: This has good info but is too long and goes too slow.

To Kill a Mockingbird Historical Context: This has good info but is too long and goes too slow.

I love that he is a class of all girls. WWII hero returns to school. Peckville, PA (1945)

I love that he is a class of all girls. WWII hero returns to school. Peckville, PA (1945)

Photos from Marian Anderson's 1939 landmark concert at the Lincoln Memorial that sparked the civil rights movement: http://ti.me/10R25hy (Thomas D. McAvoy—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

Photos from Marian Anderson's 1939 landmark concert at the Lincoln Memorial that sparked the civil rights movement: http://ti.me/10R25hy (Thomas D. McAvoy—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

ACARA-    The Australian English curriculum addresses relevant aspects of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages, literatures and literacies.   It ensures that all students develop an awareness and an appreciation for specific socio-cultural uses of language, such as story-telling traditions, as well as contemporary Indigenous literature and media.

ACARA- The Australian English curriculum addresses relevant aspects of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages, literatures and literacies. It ensures that all students develop an awareness and an appreciation for specific socio-cultural uses of language, such as story-telling traditions, as well as contemporary Indigenous literature and media.

Around the World in 180 Days 2nd Edition, Full Set (Sherrie Payne) (Apologia) -For more info, see: http://shop.apologia.com/12-around-the-world

Around the World in 180 Days 2nd Edition, Full Set (Sherrie Payne) (Apologia) -For more info, see: http://shop.apologia.com/12-around-the-world

Growth mindset - Praise strategies and results, not effort alone, she says.

Teachers, Parents Often Misuse Growth Mindset Research, Carol Dweck Says

Supports going up after battle to relieve the front trenches, note the three observation balloons above the bright cloud

File: Supports going up after battle to relieve the front trenches, note the three observation balloons above the bright cloud Collection of National Media Museum (Frank Hurley/Australian War Records Section)

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