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The State Library is a building full of stories and secret places. This one hour adventure can be tailored to the age of your students and is guaranteed to excite and surprise as we explore the building and share the history of the library and the collections.
In this 1 hour program your students will:
- participate in an interactive adventure around the building
- see original collection items
- uncover the history of the Mitchell Library and the State Reference Library
HTe-1 communicates stories of their own family heritage and the heritage of others
HT1-2 identifies and describes significant people, events, places and sites in the local community over time
HT2-2 describes and explains how significant individuals, groups and events contributed to changes in the local community over time
HT3-1 describes and explains the significance of people, groups, places and events to the development of Australia
HT4-5 identifies the meaning, purpose and context of historical sources
HT5-5 identifies and evaluates the usefulness of sources in the historical inquiry process
Available during term time.
Cost is $6 per student