Designed to compliment the 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 life and explorations of our Australian Explorers.
Through this lapbook students will explore:
- The early life and heritage of Thomas Mitchell.
- His explorations, including his reasons for exploring, the hardships endured and the benefits of his explorations to the Australian colonies
- Life after his explorations
- Maps of the explorers journeys: students are given the opportunity to map the routes taken
They will also be given the opportunity to note-take and write either a 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 Thomas Mitchell: students can use these to help them answer the questions in their lapbook
- note-taking pages/headings
- biography/letter/diary templates
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