Stories from Australia's History - Set 1: Digital Books (CD Pack)

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Stories from Australia's History is a fascinating series for middle-upper primary that tells the stories of some momentous times in our history.

Availability: Available Usually Dispatched In: 3 - 7 Business Days ISBN: 9781420279481 Publisher: Macmillan Categories: Australian CurriculumHistoryHumanities and Social Sciences (HASS)History
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Part of the series Stories from Australia's History - Set 1.

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Stories from Australia's History is a fascinating series for middle-upper primary that tells the stories of some momentous times in our history. The approach promotes critical thinking and analysis with an emphasis on causes and effects, key personalities, and the long-term outcomes for Australian society. These books bring their intriguing stories alive with a highly visual presentation that will engage students. Graphic-style re-enactments are employed alongside conventional presentation to convey details that text alone cannot convey, and to show different viewpoints simultaneously

Features

  • A variety of text types eg profiles, viewpoints and debates, historical quotations, letters, newspaper articles quotations.
  • Timelines, maps, annotated photographs and illustrations
  • Text-boxes provide short snippets of information for clarity

Book Titles

  • The Anzacs and the Battle of Gallipoli
  • Captain Arthur Phillip and the First Fleet
  • Douglas Mawson's Antarctic Expedition
  • Peter Lalor and the Eureka Stockade
  • Vida Goldstein's Fight for Women's Rights
  • Vincent Lingiari and the Wave Hill Walkout


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Stories from Australia`s History Set 1 Digital Books (CD Pack)

WINNER - Best Student Learning Print or Blended Resource - The Australian Educational Publishing Awards This library series will stimulate and motivate learners through its engaging presentation of primary and secondary source materials. The books use contemporary mediums to convey complex information in an innovative and accessible way... a great Australian History teaching and learning resource - Judges Comments, Australian Educational Publishing Awards


This CD contains interactive digital books, in PDF format, of 6 titles in the Stories from Australia's History series. This unique series tells the stories of some momentous events in Australian history. It is ideal for middle-upper primary students. It comes with a full site licence.

Books on this CD

  • Captain Arthur Phillip and the First Fleet
  • Douglas Mawson’s Antarctic Expedition
  • Peter Lalor and the Eureka Stockade
  • Vida Goldstein’s Fight for Women’s Rights
  • The Anzacs and the Battle for Gallipoli
  • Vincent Lingiari and the Wave Hill Walkout

The digital books can be used in a variety of settings – on computers, IWBs and other digital projection devices. Features

  • Fast access to information required
  • Multiple ways to navigate information
  • Pop-up glossary definitions
  • Interactivity via Acrobat Reader functions

Enhancing Teaching

  • You can use the digital books with small groups or the whole class
  • Annotate, highlight and underline the text or images as you work through the content on a page
  • Add sticky notes and text boxes comments or questions, ready for students to discuss or complete
  • Zoom in and out quickly to focus on relevant parts of the page
  • Plus more


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ISBN 9781420279481
Publisher Macmillan
Product Type Software & CD-ROMs, Readers & Literacy,
Year Level Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6,
Author(s) s History Set 1 Digital Books (CD Pack) | Stories from Australia

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