’EUREKA STOCKADE’ (Grades 3-8) is a curriculum-aligned, ballad-style poem that highlights some of the key people & events leading up to the 1854 gold miners’ rebellion.
The ballad’s poetic style helps students to understand and remember what led gold miners in Ballarat, Victoria, Australia to rise up in revolt against authorities, culminating in the infamous Battle of the Eureka Stockade.
- Lyric sheet PDF (‘Eureka Stockade’ Curriculum Karaoke™ song video is on its way ~ so watch this space!)
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- ‘Gold Fever!’ song video MP4 & MP3 song package
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