New South Wales Curriculum

HT2-5

applies skills of historical inquiry and communication

32 of 46 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
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    Our Place, Australia - Inquiry Task

    An inquiry task focusing on the natural and human features of Australia.

    Teach Starter Publishing 13 pages Year: 3 Has Starter Sheet
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    Commonwealth Games Timeline Activity

    A template and classroom display banner to create a Commonwealth Games Timeline.

    Teach Starter Publishing 7 pages Years: 3 - 6
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    Blank Timeline Template

    A blank editable timeline template to use as a recording worksheet in history lessons.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: F - 6
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    Celebrations Around The World Inquiry Task

    A four page inquiry task, assessing students' knowledge of cultural celebrations from around the world.

    Teach Starter Publishing 17 pages Years: 2 - 4 Has Starter Sheet
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    Tertiary Sources Poster (Version 2)

    A poster highlighting some examples of tertiary sources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: F - 7
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    Secondary Sources Poster (Version 2)

    A poster highlighting some examples of secondary sources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: F - 7
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    Primary Sources Poster (Version 2)

    A poster highlighting some examples of primary sources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: F - 7
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    Tertiary Sources Poster

    A poster providing the definition and some examples of tertiary sources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: F - 6
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    Secondary Sources Poster

    A poster providing the definition and some examples of secondary sources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: F - 7
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    Primary Sources Poster

    A poster providing the definition and some examples of primary sources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: F - 7
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    The Importance of Environments Unit Plan

    This Geography unit addresses the importance of environments to animals and people and the ways in which they can be protected.

    Teach Starter Publishing 249 pages Year: 4 Has Starter Sheet
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    Tundras

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will understand how climate can influence the vegetation and animals found in a tundra.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 4 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Tropical Rainforests

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will understand how climate can influence the vegetation and animals found in a tropical rainforest.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 4 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Temperate Grasslands

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will understand how climate can influence the vegetation and animals found in a temperate grassland.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 4 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Deserts

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will understand how climate can influence the vegetation and animals found in a desert.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 4 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Deciduous Forests

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will understand how climate can influence the vegetation and animals found in a deciduous forest.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 4 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Coniferous Forests

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will understand how climate can influence the vegetation and animals found in a coniferous forest.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 4 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Our Place - Australia Unit Plan

    This Humanities and Social Sciences unit addresses a range of concepts relating to the natural and human features of Australia.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 Has Starter Sheet
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    Our Place - Australia Inquiry Task

    An inquiry-based assessment task in which students will demonstrate an understanding of the natural and human features of Australia.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    A Natural Wonder - Our Great Barrier Reef

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore the unique natural environment of the Great Barrier Reef.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Rainforests of Australia

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify, describe and locate rainforests in Australia.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Deserts of Australia

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify, describe and locate deserts in Australia.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Mountains of Australia

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify, describe and locate mountains in Australia.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Rivers of Australia

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify, describe and locate rivers in Australia.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    The First Maps - Stories and Songlines

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore the oral traditions Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples use to map landscapes.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Australian Capital Cities and Regional Centres

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will investigate the geographical location of capital cities and regional centres around Australia.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Australian States and Territories

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will investigate how Australia can be represented on a map as states and territories.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    The First Fleet and the British Colonisation of Australia Unit Plan

    This History unit covers a range of concepts relating to the stories of the First Fleet; including reasons for the journey, who travelled to Australia, their experiences following arrival and the impact colonisation had on Indigenous Australians.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 4 Has Starter Sheet
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    First Fleet Assessment Task

    An inquiry-based assessment task in which students will demonstrate an understanding of the people impacted by the arrival of the First Fleet.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 4 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    The Arrival into Botany Bay

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will understand the events that took place when the First Fleet arrived in Australia.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 4 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    The First Fleet

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore the journey of the First Fleet to Australia.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 4 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    The Age of Exploration, Discovery and Expansion Unit Plan

    This History unit covers a range of concepts relating to the early explorers of the Age of Exploration and the 'discovery' of Australia.

    Teach Starter Publishing 79 pages Year: 4 Has Starter Sheet