What are some of Australia's most iconic places? And how have they - as well as places in our local area - changed over time?
Use the Australian Icons & Environments Resource Bundle to engage your students in a study of Australian places and how they have changed and stayed the same though history. An ideal accompaniment to the Australian Curriculum Grade 3 topics ACHASSK063 and ACHASSK069
Australian Curriculum Links: ACHASSK063, ACHASSK069
This resource is delivered as a 18 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 and informative article entitled Australian Icons and Legends to read as a class.
✓ Glossary of unfamiliar terms found in the above article to build understanding and vocabulary.
✓ Pre- and Post- reading quiz to assess reading comprehension.
✓ Places over Time: Same or Different worksheet asks students to compare an iconic Australian place across two eras, and then complete the same task for a place in their local area.
✓ KW Chart for students to record what they already know and what they would like to find out about a significant local site
✓ Local Site Investigation worksheet
✓ Local Monopoly Boardgame Template
Purchase Issue 20 of HistoriCool Magazine in print or digital format to use this resource alongside the coinciding mag: www.historicool.com.au