This assignment is suitable for Year 10 History and conforms to Year 10 Australian Curriculum.
It is an investigation into the Australian Prisoners of War during World War Two, being a case study on Sandakan Camp.
Students are given a wide variety of pieces of evidence, which they must read, view, analyse, discuss and come to conclusions on. Students then complete a written report on the question - What happened to the Australian POWs at Sandakan?
The file contains:
1 page summary for teachers.
2 page assignment sheet.
18 pages of evidence (including photographs, maps, drawings, diary entries, official reports and personal accounts.)
The task requires group collaboration and then individual report writing.