Schools and teachers

Teaching Stage 2 History: Community and Remembrance

Students explore the historical features and diversity of their community, and examine significant symbols, emblems, celebrations and commemorations.

Teaching Stage 2 History: First Contacts

Beginning with the history of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Peoples, students examine European exploration and colonisation in Australia and the world to the early 1800s.

Teaching Stage 1 History: The Past in the Present

Students study of the history of their local area, examining the remains of the past and why they should be preserved.

Teaching Stage 1 History: Past and Present Family Life

Students learn about present and past family life, their differences and similarities. 

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. 

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.

Library Adventure Tour

Uncover the surprising stories and spaces of the State Library of NSW  in a carefully crafted adventure tailored for  all ages.