A 15 slide editable PowerPoint presentation to use when teaching students about the First Fleet.
Use this PowerPoint presentation when learning about stories of the First Fleet, including reasons for the journey and who travelled to Australia.
This PowerPoint presentation covers the following topics:
- Life in Britain during the 1700s
- Life as a convict
- Why convicts were transported to Australia
- The ships of the First Fleet
- People and equipment of the First Fleet
- A timeline of the First Fleet’s journey to Australia.
This PowerPoint presentation includes:
- informative slides
- links to resources
- whole class activities
- independent tasks.
Download this resource as part of a larger resource pack or Unit Plan.
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.
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Slide 11 has been updated to 'Six convict transports.'
Change by Paul (Teach Starter) Jan 12th, 2020
Fixed spelling and grammar mistakes.
Fix by Kristian Jul 15th, 2019
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