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.
Great unit to teach students about the Gold Rush in Australia. Activities include locating where gold was found on a map, timeline, Eureka Stockade flag, cultures that came to Australia during the Gold Rush and more. Can be used as a casual teaching resource, or as a unit of work.
Video: Torres Strait Islands - The group of 274 Islands that make up the Torres Strait are like nowhere else in the world. Rich in history and tradition, these virtually untouched islands offer a cultural experience off the beaten track. #video #tropicalnorth #travel
We Come to Australia ~ Asia Education Foundation: this learning sequence explores migrant stories of Australians of Asian heritage. Students analyse these stories and reflect on those who come to Australia seeking better lives.