This term you will be inquiring into Australia’s history. Today we will look at some major events and historical pieces of information that have shaped Australia. In the coming weeks you will inquire into a specific event that affected our country.

FIRST AUSTRALIANS

Explain what you know/think about Australia prior to the first fleet.

http://pals.daa.wa.gov.au/en/resources/before-european-settlement/

Describe two things that you have learnt about Australia prior to the first fleet.

Put your thinking into a synthesising wheel.

FIRST FLEET

Explain what you know/think about the First Fleet.

Describe at least two things that you have learnt about the First Fleet.

Put your thinking into a synthesising wheel.

CONVICTS AND CONTINUED TRANSPORTATION TO AUSTRALIA

http://australia.gov.au/about-australia/australian-story/convicts-and-the-british-colonies

FEDERATION

Explain what you know/think about federation.

Describe at two things that you have learnt about federation.

Put your thinking into a synthesising wheel.

SYNTHESISING WHEEL LINK

http://www.festisite.com/text-layout/