The Rum Rebellion

The Rum Rebellion


What was the Rum Rebellion? And why couldn't Governor Bligh and John Macarthur just agree!?

Use The Rum Rebellion Resource Bundle to engage your students in this key event which shaped Australia's colonial past.

Australian Curriculum Link: ACHASSK108 ACHASSK110

This resource is delivered as a 13 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!

✓ Entertaining article entitled The Rum Rebellion written in the format of a court hearing between Governor Bligh and John Macarthur.

✓ Glossary of unfamiliar words in above article to build vocabulary.

✓ 3-2-1 Question Guide.

✓ The Rum Rebellion background information.

✓ Bligh & Macarthur: A Comparison worksheet.

✓ Alternative Endings worksheet asks students to formulate 'what if?' scenarios that could have changed the way that Rum Rebellion played out (or if it happened at all!)

✓ Write an Epitaph worksheet.

✓ Bligh or Macarthur Report Card worksheet.

✓ Political Cartoon analysis

Purchase Issue 23 of HistoriCool Magazine in print or digital format to use this resource alongside the coinciding mag.

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