Teaching your students about Australian Federation can be fun and engaging! Designed to compliment the Year 6 Australian HASS curriculum, this highly engaging history unit, including supporting powerpoint, Figures of Federation posters and printable activity sheets, is a great way to engage your students interests in the topic as well as expand their knowledge on the events leading up to federation, who contributed the federation of Australia and the impact it had on Aboriginal people.
This bundle includes the following:
– Figures of Federation Posters
– Federation Timeline Posters
– Federation Word Wall Posters
– Unit Plan
– Informative Powerpoint
– Activity Bundle – including activities to further investigate the events leading to federation, the people who contributed to the federation of Australia, how our system of government compares to the US system and the impact federation had on Australia’s Aboriginal people.
These activities, powerpoint and posters compliment the following Australian Curriculum Year 6 History content descriptors:
– Key figures, events and ideas that led to Australia’s Federation and Constitution(ACHASSK134)
– Experiences of Australian democracy and citizenship, including the status and rights of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, migrants, women and children (ACHASSK135)
Topics covered in this bundle include:
✏ The Key events that lead to Australia’s federation.
✏ The individuals that contributed to Australia’s federation.
✏ The influence the Westminster and US government system had on our Australian government system
✏ The impact of federation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders – students will explore the issues surrounding citizenship rights and the pathway to reconciliation.
– Federation Timeline printable activities
– Famous Figures of Federation Factballs (including Fact Sheets for each individual to be researched so your students can research without the internet if need be)
– US government Comparison worksheet
– Reconciliation Timeline printable activity
– Historical Narrative Planning Templates
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