'COLONISATION' (Grades 3-7) ~ Curriculum-Aligned Poem l Digital Learning

Grade Levels
3rd - 7th
Formats Included
  • PDF
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It is National Sorry Day on May 26th:
'This is an annual event that has been held in Australia on 26 May since 1998. The event remembers and commemorates the mistreatment of the country's Indigenous peoples, as part of an ongoing process of reconciliation between the Indigenous peoples and the settler population.' ~ Wikipedia.
** Our 'Colonisation' poem/lyric sheet will be FREE for a limited time.**
'Colonisation' (Grades 3-7) is a curriculum-aligned poem that highlights some of the key people & events leading up to the colonisation of Australia.
Download Includes:
* Lyric sheet PDF
(We will let you know when the Curriculum Karaoke™ read, sing, & learn-along song video version of 'Colonisation' is available to download ~ so watch this space!)
Also Downloadable:
* Australia' (song video MP4, MP3 song package, & lyric sheet only)
* 'Gold Fever!' (song video, song MP3 package, & lyric sheet only)
* 'Australian Democracy' (song video MP4, MP3 song package, & lyric sheet only)
* 'Eureka Stockade' (Lyric sheet only - we will let you know when the song video version is available to download, so watch this space!)
* All of our publications are covid-friendly!
If your school is unable to sing, at the moment because of restrictions, our content-rich, curriculum-aligned lyrics stand alone as poems (perfect for literacy extension, poetry units, reading groups, etc.).
* Download a FREE copy of our 'Tips for Using Songs in Your Classroom'
Our curriculum-aligned songs target outcomes & learning sequences of curriculum documents and support & Integrate classroom learning across key subject areas.
They are perfect for:

• Motivating and engaging students
• Introducing new units of work
• Kickstarting discussion
• Summarising, reinforcing, and aiding recall of important curriculum content
• Reinforcing school and life themes & concepts
• Extending literacy
• Poetry lessons/study units (lyrics)
• Assembly & performance pieces
• Arts integration
• Homeschooling
• Distance learning...

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Copyright: ©Lyrics, Nuala O’Hanlon / ©Music, Kathryn Radloff, Keystone Creations ~ Educational Songs. All rights reserved. Neither this work nor any part of it may be reproduced, distributed, performed or displayed in any medium, including electronic or digital, without permission in writing from the copyright owners.

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