First fleet, year 4 activity. Questioning why they took the journey.
Captain Arthur Phillip (The British naval officer who lead the First Fleet)
The highly contagious setting of an early prison ships to Australia.
First Fleet Australia Posters
Convict Ship circa Convicts on a ship bound for Botany Bay, Australia. (Photo available in a range of products)
Henry Catlin aged 5 years before he was transported
Research the life of your convict. This time you are going to create your own Cube based on the life of your convict. Tip - start with making up a planning sheet based on your research.
Harper's Weekly image of the "coffin ships" showing the cramped, unhealthy accommodations for the Irish immigrants.
Posters for the classroom - The First Fleet Convicts Who Were They
A convict receiving lashes
First Fleet | AC History Units - Year 4
Interior of a Convict Ship - Charles Bateson's 'The Convict Ships'
Booktopia has Tom Appleby Convict Boy by Jackie French. Buy a discounted Paperback of Tom Appleby Convict Boy online from Australia's leading online bookstore.
A timeline showing the progression of convict colonisation in Australia (member resource).
A research project aims to find out whether transportation to Australia or jail was more effective at rehabilitating British convicts in the and Centuries.
The Founding of Australia By Capt Arthur Phillip Sydney Cove Jan 1788
Sydney Cove 1788 (arrival of the First Fleet)
Convict Sydney - Hyde Park Barracks Museum - Museums & Attractions - Time Out Sydney