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Australian Gold Rush Distance Learning Cards, Games, Writing Prompts and More

Grade Levels
2nd - 5th, Homeschool
Resource Type
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50 pages
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This 50 page resource is packed with recommended resources, writing and drawing prompts and graphic organiser activities to encourage critical thinking. It is aligned with the Australian curriculum and is suitable for Australian history and social studies.

What's Included:

* Curriculum Links

* How to use this Resource

* Recommended Resources

* 22 Timeline Cards (for the gold rush era)

* 20 suggested activities (the same as those included with my other timeline card resources)

* Map of the World

* Map of Australia

* More than 20 Writing and Drawing Prompts

* Create an Infographic Activity

* Treasure Map Worksheet

* Blank Drawing and Writing Worksheets

* Flow Chart Graphic Organiser for Managing the Eureka Stockade

* 2 Venn Diagram Activities

* Create a Timeline Activity

This pack includes suggested activities and games focused on Year 1 to Year 5 but it can be simplified or extended to cater for younger or older students. It can be used for multi-age teaching and for home educating families.

Find more ideas and activities on my 'Indigenous Studies' and my 'Australian Adventures' Pinterest Boards.

You can find more Australian Studies Resources here:

Australian Government, Elections and Laws

Australian History Timeline Cards, Games and Activities Bundle

Indigenous Australians, NAIDOC, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Pack

Australian Historical Figure Masks for Role Play Games

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Note for Australians:

Please note that the price for this resource is in US dollars. If you are from Australia the price will be converted when you go to make a purchase.

Total Pages
50 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 month
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