Nuwarra Public School

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Telephone02 9601 1990

History Links

General History

Famous Australians 1770 -1910 in alphabetical order.

History Tools and book links

Inventions - specific inventions and inventors including Australian inventors and interactive sites

Remembering Wars - with an ANZAC emphasis.

Australian History Mysteries


Early Stage 1 and Stage 1

Community and Remembrance - My community, the Aboriginal community, Celebrations, Anzac Day, Customs and Traditions, Multiculturalism, Symbols and Emblems, Aboriginal identity, Religion, Support Services, Community Sport, Special Days in Australia and Scootle resources.

Me - family, culture and stories

Present and Past Family Life - very visual, multimedia, Scootle and museum resources - includes celebrations

The Past in the Present - how things we still have today have changed from the past, photographs to discuss

Stages 2 and 3

Australia as a Nation  -Federation, Government, Democracy and Migration (includes Shaping Our Nation ebook)

Australian Colonies  - Colonies (States), Early Explorers, Convicts, First Australians perspectives

Australian Explorers  

First Contact - Scribble Maps, My Place links, Early European and Asian Explorers to Australia, British Colonisation, Animals, Famous settlers, Early Australian artists, Convicts, Find a convict, First Australian biographies, Resistance to white settlement, and Aboriginal cultural background

Gold Rush in Australia - Eureka Stockade, Interactive sites, Chinese in the Goldfields, Multimedia, Teacher Resources, Primary Sources and Scootle resources

Government in Australia - Federal, State and Local includes Liverpool Council

Identities - Global Identities, Global Connections, Interactive sites, Multimedia, and Australian Involvement