Discovering History - Lower Primary: History Topic Books - A to Z of Heritage in Australia Pack

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Find everything you need to know about heritage in Australia, from ancient art and natural wonders to landmarks like the Sydney Opera House in the visually dynamic A to Z of Heritage in Australia series.

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Discovering History is a comprehensive, three-level teacher resource that assists with the implementation, lesson planning and on-going teaching of the Australian Curriculum for History. Developed and written by leading experts in the field, Jennifer Lawless and Kate Cameron, Discovering History provides you with clear teaching methodology and pedagogy and will inspire you to develop creative lessons to engage your students. Separated into lower, middle and upper primary packs, each level contains a teacher resource book with BLMS, Australian Curriculum summaries, learning activities and historical overviews. It also provides a set of laminated picture/activity cards for hands-on-use as topic starters for group discussion as well as access to online content, where you will find interactive games, slideshows, weblinks and more. Accompanying these teacher resources are a series of History Topic Books. View Discovering History Components
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History Topic Books - A to Z of Heritage in Australia Pack

Find everything you need to know about heritage in Australia, from ancient art and natural wonders to landmarks like the Sydney Opera House in the visually dynamic A to Z of Heritage in Australia series.

Features

  • clear and concise text accompanied by contemporary and historical photographs
  • tables that provides quick facts about each heritage item or site
  • a glossary explaining new words and phrases
  • an index.

A to C

In A to C, find out amazing facts and stories behind seven heritage items and sites around Australia, including why the Australian War Memorial was built, what the Brewarrina fish traps tell us and who is honoured by the child migrant memorial in Fremantle. Table of Contents

  • What is heritage?
  • Australian Fossil Mammal Sites
  • Australian War Memorial
  • Batavia Objects
  • Bennelong Point
  • Brewarrina Fish Traps
  • Child Migrant Memorial
  • Como House
  • Glossary
  • Index
  • Find Out More


A to C Sample Pages


D to L

In D to L, find out amazing facts and stories behind nine heritage items and sites around Australia, including whom the local Aboriginal people believe created the Devil’s Marbles, what the Great Barrier Reef tells us about the Earth and how Lanyon homestead shows us the way that early European settlers lived in Australia when they first arrived. Table of Contents

  • Devils Marbles
  • Eureka Flag
  • Fraser Island
  • Golden Pipeline
  • Great Barrier Reef
  • Kakadu National Park
  • Kelly Gang Armour
  • Lanyon Homestead
  • Lifesavers - Southport Surf Life Saving Club
  • Glossary
  • Index
  • Find Out More


D to L Sample Pages


M to R

In M to R, find out amazing facts and stories behind nine heritage items and sites around Australia, including what Mawson’s huts in the Australian Antarctic Territory tell us, why St Mary MacKillop began a school in Penola in South Australia and what Mungo National Park teaches us about human history. Table of Contents

  • Macquarie Island
  • Mary MacKillop
  • Mawson's Hut
  • Mungo National Park
  • Port Arthur
  • Purnululu National Park
  • Queen Victoria Market
  • Royal Exhibition Building
  • Royal Flying Doctor Base - John Flynn
  • Glossary
  • Index
  • Find Out More


M to R Sample Pages


S to Z

In S to Z, find out amazing facts and stories behind nine heritage items and sites around Australia, including how long it took to build the Sydney Opera House, what Aboriginal people made from the bark of scarred trees and the ancient story of the Wollemi Pine. Table of Contents

  • Scarred Trees
  • Shark Bay
  • Sydney Opera House
  • Tasmania Wilderness
  • Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
  • Waverley Cemetery
  • Wet Tropics of Queensland
  • Wollemi Pine
  • Zanoni Objects
  • Glossary
  • Index
  • Find Out More


S to Z Sample Pages


 

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SKU PEA-2559950-2559981
Publisher Pearson
Product Type Readers & Literacy,
Year Level Foundation, Year 1, Year 2,

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