Mabo & Indigenous Land Rights Resource Bundle
Who was Eddie Mabo? And what did he have to do with the land rights of Australia's indigenous population?

Use the Mabo & Indigenous Land Rights Resource Bundle to answer these questions and engage your students in a study of the experiences of democracy of Aboriginal people after Federation, and the contribution that Eddie Mabo made to Australia and its history.

Australian Curriculum Links: ACHASSK135, ACHASSK137

This resource is delivered as a 14 page PDF in A4 size.

So, what's included?

✓ Dozens of ideas to introduce the topic, dig a little deeper and get creative with it!

✓ Engaging 700-word article entitled It's Mabo, It's Justice targeted at a 11-13 year old audience.

✓Indigenous Rights Glossary worksheet for students to add to during their topic study.

✓ Understanding 'It's Mabo, It's Justice' worksheet assesses comprehension of the text.

✓ Mabo: Who, What, Where, When, Why, How? worksheet asks students to consider questions from all angles and select one for deeper study.

✓ Government Policies: Indigenous Rights worksheet.

✓ Cartoon Analysis activity on the subject of terra nullius.

✓ Australian Flag Redesign activity

Purchase Issue 22 of HistoriCool Magazine in print or digital format to use this resource alongside the coinciding mag:
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Created: Dec 23, 2016

Updated: Jan 11, 2019

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