Easter Island Resource Bundle
What happened on Easter Island to make it go from a bustling civilisation to a derelict island?

Use the Easter Island Resource Bundle to answer this question and engage your students in a study of Polynesian expansion across the Pacific.

Australian Curriculum Links: ACDSEH013, ACDSEH066, ACDSEH067, ACDSEH068

This resource is delivered as a 12 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 article entitled What Happened on Easter Island?

✓ Comprehension questions about the above article to assess student understanding.

✓ The Cult of the Birdman worksheet

✓ Doves and Hawks game instructions, to illustrate the once peaceful attitudes of the Rapanui

✓ Cartoon Analysis

✓ Essay Planner

✓ Write Rongorongo activity

Purchase Issue 28 of HistoriCool Magazine in print or digital format to use this resource alongside the coinciding mag.
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Created: Aug 6, 2017

Updated: Jan 11, 2019

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