Who were the convicts aboard the First Fleet? This classroom poster and related activities will help your students answer just that!Use the Convicts of the First Fleet Poster & Resource Bundle to engage your students in a wider study of Australia's colonial past or Australia Day.This resource is delivered as a PDF in A4 size, and the classroom poster is delivered in A2 size, but it can be resized for printing.So, what's included?
This terrific IWB resource has been designed to support the teaching of the Unit of Work "First Fleet"" developed by the History Teachers' Association of Australia. Students will develop historical inquiry skills by investigating historical sources relating to the First Fleet. Students examine primary and secondary historical sources to develop an understanding of the First Fleet. https://www.interactivelessons.com.au/
Resource B. Topic: "Our Shared History" Outcomes Addressed: HT2-2, HT2-4. This Behind The News Video looks at why convicts came to Australia, what happened with the arrival of the First Fleet, and how British colonisation affected the lives of many Indigenous people. It enables students to see from the perspective of an English convict who is first arriving in Australia.
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
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 activity. Word Wall. Poster on First Fleet ships. Convict crimes poster. Australian Curriculum Year 4: Humanities and Social Sciences: History - ACHHK079 .