What does the Eureka Stockade mean for all Australians?
Use the Eureka Stockade Resource Bundle to engage your students in a study of the Victorian goldfields and the fight for rights that helped to underpin Australian democracy.
Australian Curriculum Link: ACHASSK108
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 biographical article entitled Eureka! It's Peter Lalor! targeted at readers in Years 5 to 9.
✓ Glossary of unfamiliar terms found in the above article to build understanding and vocabulary.
✓ Pre- and Post- reading quiz to assess reading comprehension.
✓ KW Chart template to find out what students know, and what they would like to know about the Eureka Stockade.
✓ Word Definitions Worksheet which uses the Frayar Model to help students define key terms like Democracy and Rebellion.
✓ Comprehensive Eureka Stockade Fact Sheet.
✓ Peter Lalor's Bakery Hill Speech Worksheet asks students to listen to Lalor's famous speech and answer questions based upon it.
✓ Eureka Timeline Cut & Paste Activity
Purchase Issue 18 of HistoriCool Magazine in print or digital format to use this resource alongside the coinciding mag: www.historicool.com.au