What does it take to be an explorer?
Use the Explorers of Australia Mega Bundle to engage your students in the who? what? where? when? why? and how? of Australia's exploration. From Captain James Cook to Matthew Flinders and Bungaree to Burke & Wills, we explore up and down and all around!
Australian Curriculum Links: ACHASSK084, ACHASSK110
This resource is delivered as a 24 page PDF in A4 size.
So, what's included?
✓ Dozens of ideas to introduce the topic, dig a little deeper and get creative with it!
✓ Engaging 1300-word article entitled Extraordinary Australian Explorers targeted at readers in Years 4 to 6.
✓ Glossary of unfamiliar terms found in the above article to build understanding and vocabulary.
✓ Pre- and Post- reading quiz to assess reading comprehension.
✓ KW Chart template to find out what students know, and what they would like to know about explorers and exploration.
✓ Explorer Q&A Worksheet
✓ The Age of Exploration matching & sequencing activity
✓ Explorer PNI (Positives/Negatives/Interesting) Worksheet
✓ Explorer Survival Kit whole-class activity encourages students to put themselves in the shoes of an early settler/explorer
✓ Explorer Wordsearch
Purchase Issue 19 of HistoriCool Magazine in print or digital format to use this resource alongside the coinciding mag.