Designed to compliment the Year 5 Australian HASS curriculum, this Lapbook is a great way to revise student understanding and consolidate learning. Use it as an assessment or as a whole class revision activity, either way, this Lapbook will be sure to engage your students interests in the topic as well as expand their knowledge on the controversial character that was Edward Hargraves.
This lapbook covers the following Year 5 curriculum content:
The role that a significant individual or group played in shaping a colony (ACHASSK110)
Through this lapbook students will explore:
- The life and history of Edward Hargraves.
- His gold explorations, including his reasons for searching for gold, the controversy he caused and the benefits of his finds for the Australian colonies
- Life after his gold finds
- Maps of where the gold was discovered: students are given the opportunity to map the location themselves
They will also be given the opportunity to note-take and write either a persuasive article, biography, letter or diary depending on the choice of the teacher or student.
Included in this resource is:
- instructions on how to assemble your lapbook
- lapbook cover page
- lapbook templates
- mini-book on Edward Hargraves: students can use these to help them answer the questions in their lapbook
- note-taking pages/headings
- persuasvie text/biography/letter/diary templates
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If you liked the look of this resource, you may also like these:
— The Great Australian Gold Rush Lapbook Bundle
— Famous Australians of the 1800s - Settlement to Federation Posters
— Life in Colonial Australia Lapbook Bundle
— Biography Research Templates
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