This is a 30-page ebook from the Australian Curriculum History series that covers:
The impact of a significant development or event on a colony; for example, frontier conflict, the gold rushes, the Eureka Stocked, internal exploration, the advent of rail, the expansion of farming, drought. (ACHHK095)
Investigating the impact of the gold rushes on the economic, social and political development of Australia.
Investigating colonial conflicts: the Eureka Stockade and the Myall Creek Massacre.
Investigating the development of transport in the 1800s and its impact on Australian colonies.
Investigating the introduction of the telegraph in the 1800s and its impact on Australia.
Key inquiry questions
How did Australian colonies develop over time and why?
What do we know about the lives of people in Australia’s colonial past and how do we know?
How did colonial settlement change the environment?
What were the significant events and who were the significant people who shaped Australian colonies?
Sequence historical people and events (ACHHAS098)
Use historical terms and concepts (ACHHS099)
Identify questions to inform a historical inquiry (ACHHS100)
Identify and locate a range of relevant sources (ACHHS101)
Locate information related to inquiry questions in a range of sources (ACHHS102)
Compare information from a range of sources (ACHHS103)
Identify points of view in the past and present (ACHHS104)
Develop texts particularly narratives and descriptions which incorporate source material (ACHHS105)
Use a range of communication forms (oral, graphic, and written) and digital technologies (ACHHS106)
Cause and effect
Continuity and change
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