Using  research about the First Fleet Ships my Year 4 students made these 2D models.

Research first fleet - times and engineering abilities and resources and challenge children to create a first fleet ship that floats across a paddling pool or local park.

FREE book about #Australia #history from Project Gutenberg - Early Australian History, by Charles White. EARLY AUSTRALIAN HISTORY. CONVICT LIFE In New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land. PARTS I & II - THE STORY OF THE TEN GOVERNORS, AND THE STORY OF THE CONVICTS.

Early Australian History - Convict Life in New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land, by Charles White

Australia History for Kids - FREE Presentations in PowerPoint format, Free Interactives and Games

One this website there are multiple powerpoints about Australia (the culture, the people, important history). Inform students about different countries by celebrating their founding day.

The Australian Gold Rush - Free Lesson Plans, Games, Powerpoints

Australia - The Gold Rush The Eureka Stockade for Kids - FREE Presentations in PowerPoint format, Free Interactives and Games

Get a little dirty with a gold rush activity kids will love!

Panning for Gold Activity

This activity is a great way to get kids hands on with the material. This would be a fun and interesting way to demonstrate just how the gold was harvested during the Gold Rush.

This bulletin board about the Gold Rush is simple, yet still fills pace in the classroom. There is a timeline as well as quotes from different influential people of the time. #goldrush #california #earlyamerica

Discover and share Famous Quotes About California Gold Rush. Explore our collection of motivational and famous quotes by authors you know and love.

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