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Australian Curriculum History – Australias first people – Year 4 digital unit

This is a 31-page ebook from the Australian Curriculum History series that covers:

  • The diversity and longevity of Australia’s first people and the ways Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples are connected to Country and Place (land, sea, waterways and skies) and the implications for their daily lives Compare information from a range of sources (ACHHK077) 
Elaborations
  • Examining early archaeological sites that show the longevity of the Aboriginal people.
  • Investigating ways of life of the Aboriginal people and their knowledge of their environment including land management practices.
  • Mapping the diversity of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, studying totems.
  • Mapping the diversity of Aboriginal language groups in Australia.
  • Mapping the diversity of Aboriginal language groups in Australia with a focus on beliefs.
     
Key inquiry questions
  • What was life like for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people before the arrival of the Europeans?
  • What was the nature and consequence of early contact?
  • Investigating pre-contact ways of life of the Aboriginal people.
  • Why did the great journeys of exploration occur?
  • Why did Europeans settle in Australia?
  • What was the nature and consequence of contact between Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people and early traders, explorers and settlers?
     
Historical skills
  • Sequence historical people and events (ACHHS081) 
  • Use historical terms (ACHHS082) 
  • Pose a range of questions about the past (ACHHS083)
  • Locate relevant information from sources provided (ACHHS084) 
  • Identify different points of view (ACHHS085) 
  • Develop texts particularly narratives (ACHHS086) 
  • Use a range of communication forms (oral, graphic, and written) and digital technologies (ACHHS087) 
  • Identify sources (ACHHS216) 
     
Historical concepts
  • Cause and effect
  • Sources
  • Significance
  • Continuity and change
  • Empathy
  • Perspectives

**This ebook is not transferable, nor can it be on-sold or uploaded to an intranet site. For full copyright details, please see the Copyright Notice outlined in the ebook or refer to the Copyright Agency Limited www.copyright.com.au

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