History Unit Plan | YR4 | First Contacts. Australia's First Peoples. This term, students will gain a better understanding and appreciation of Australia’s first people: Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders. They will learn about the important archaeological sites of Lake Mungo and Devil’s Lair and what information these sites have provided. $8
Tom Appleby Convict Boy - First Fleet History Narrative - Jackie French from Splash Resources on TeachersNotebook.com - (14 pages) - Tom Appleby, Convict Boy is the perfect novel to accompany your Year 4 Australian Curriculum History unit.
INCLUDESA research activity looking at the life in England which led to the First Fleet voyage.A cloze passage to further help students understand the enormity of the voyage.The journey itself and a look at what provisions were packed followed by a group activity with a new scenario.Compass activityWord WallPoster on First Fleet shipsConvict crimes posterAustralian Curriculum Year 4: Humanities and Social Sciences: History - ACHHK07912 PAGESPlease see preview for full resource.
First Fleet Narrative - Year 4 History Unit - At the tender age of eight, chimney sweep Tom Appleby is convicted of stealing and sentenced to deportation to Botany Bay. As one of the members of the First Fleet, he arrives in a country that seemingly has little to offer - or little that the English are used to, anyway. Accompanying worksheets: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Tom-Appleby-Convict-Boy-First-Fleet-History-Narrative-Jackie-French-1232083 #ACHHK079