Teaching Resource

The First Fleet PowerPoint

PDF, PowerPoint | 15 pages|Grade: 4

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.

  NSW Curriculum alignment

  Australian Curriculum alignment

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Abigail Archer

This file appears to be damaged. Won’t download.

Abigail Archer · May 14th, 2019


Hi Abigail,
Would you mind checking again, we cannot identify a problem on our end.
Please let me know how you went. If there is anything else I can assist you with, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

Kristian · May 15th, 2019

Resource Updates

  • 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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