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Australian Curriculum History – Democracy – Year 6 digital unit

This is a 32-page ebook from the Australian Curriculum History series that covers:

  • Experiences of Australia democracy and citizenship, including the status and rights of Aboriginal Australians. (ACHHK114) 
  • Investigating the impact of British colonisation on the rights of early Aboriginal Australians.
  • Investigating the impact of British colonisation on the rights of Aboriginal Australians since Federation.
  • Investigating the loss of basic human rights of children of the Stolen Generations and the Forgotten Australians.
  • Investigating the campaign for women’s suffrage and emancipation.
  • Investigating the reasons why some people in Australia’s history have lost their democratic and human rights.
Key inquiry questions
  • Why and how did Australia become a nation?
  • What contribution have significant individuals and groups made to the development of Australian society?
  • Who were the people who came to Australia and why did they come?
  • How did Australian society change throughout the twentieth century?
Historical skills
  • Sequence historical people and events (ACHHS117) 
  • Use historical terms and concepts (ACHHS118) 
  • Identify questions to inform a historical inquiry (ACHHS119) 
  • Identify and locate a range of relevant sources (ACHHS120) 
  • Locate information related to inquiry questions in a range of sources (ACHHS121) 
  • Compare information from a range of sources (ACHHS122) 
  • Identify points of view in the past and present (ACHHS123) 
  • Develop texts, particularly narratives and descriptions, which incorporate source materials (ACHHS124)
  • Use a range of communication forms (oral, graphic, written) and digital technologies (ACHHS125) 
Historical concepts
  • Cause and effect
  • Significance
  • Perspectives
  • Empathy
  • Contestability
  • Continuity and change

**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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