Teaching Resource

Significant Aboriginal People in Australia Fact Sheets

PDF | 7 pages|Grade: 6

6 profile posters to display and use in the classroom when learning about significant Aboriginal Australians.

Use this teaching resource in the classroom when learning about Aboriginal role models and activists who have positively impacted the community and/or have been an important influence for the next generation.

Discuss the fact sheets when learning about the lives of each individual. Alternatively, print and laminate a set to use during integrated literacy rotations.

This resource includes fact sheets with information about:

  • Adam Goodes
  • David Unaipon
  • Bronwyn Bancroft
  • Archie Roach
  • Evonne Goolagong Cawley
  • Emily Kame Kngwarreye.

A student reflection worksheet is also included.

  NSW Curriculum alignment

  • HT3-1

    Describes and explains the significance of people, groups, places and events to the development of Australia

  Victorian Curriculum alignment

  Australian Curriculum alignment

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  • Spelling error amended on reflection worksheet.

    Fix by Victoria (Teach Starter) Feb 28th, 2017

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