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Teaching Early Stage 1 History: Personal and Family Histories

Students learn about their own History and that of their family and how the past is different from the present. 

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What is History? A guide for primary teachers.

A guide for teachers that has been developed to assist primary school teachers to master changes to the History K-10 Syllabus.

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Henry Lawson the Poet

Students study one poem by Henry Lawson in depth, investigating a range of language forms and features, before illustrating their poem to reflect the imagery portrayed in the words, and reciting their poem to the class. 

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My day at Maroubra Public School ... in 1946

Students compose an imaginative text in response to a visual stimulus. They then edit a classmate’s work, before re-reading, reflecting on and re-writing their own text in response to edits made by their classmate. 

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A Growing City

Students examine images of Sydney from the past and compare them with the modern environment to understand the environmental changes that have occurred, and the interactions and connections between people, places and environments. 

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Greenway and Macquarie

Students analyse visual sources to assess the significance of the impact made by Francis Greenway and Governor Macquarie on the development of the colony of Sydney in the early nineteenth century. 

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HSC Area of Study: Discovery

Students investigate how the representation of the concept of discovery in and through a range of texts makes meaning of ourselves and our world.

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Locating places - People live in places

Students explore the places they live in and belong to. Students discover how the location of places can be represented. 

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