PowerPoint Slides/ Worksheet Activities/ Reflection Questions.
A lifelong learning tool that is excellent quality for money.
15 informational slides that cover the following topics:
Who was Sir Edmund Barton?
What is a tariff?
What is federation?
Australia's transformation post-federation from 1901- 1931
Sir Edmund Bartons contribution to federation in Australia
The official Australian flag and final design in 1901
A dominant 'white Australia' and the Immigration Restriction Act.
Important events during Sir Edmund Barton's leadership from 1901-1903
BONUS: 12 reflection questions at the end of PowerPoint to test knowledge
The Australian Flag-
1) Students must recall the colours and symbols used in the Australian flag. They will colour in a template and list parts of the flag (Union Jack, Commonwealth Star, 5 stars of the Pleiades)
2) Students design their own flags that represent modern day Australia. They must explain their colour choices and symbols used.
Edmund Barton Questions Worksheet-
Student's apply their knowledge from the PowerPoint Slides to answer questions about Sir Edmund Barton and his time in Parliament as Australia's first Prime Minister.
Edmund Barton Biography Worksheet-
Fill in Sir Barton's personal biography that documents his beliefs, occupations, place and country of birth, significant events, birth/death dates and fun facts!
This is a fantastic learning tool for stage 3 students who are completing the History unit: Australia as a Nation.
→ Human Rights and the Mabo Decision
→ Human Rights - Women in the Early Workforce (WWII) & Feminism
→ Sir Henry Parkes and Australian Democracy
→ The Three Levels of Australian Government: Local, State and Federal Responsibilities
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