Tom Appleby Convict Boy - First Fleet History Narrative - Jackie French from Splash Resources on TeachersNotebook.com - (14 pages) - Tom Appleby, Convict Boy is the perfect novel to accompany your Year 4 Australian Curriculum History unit.
A timeline of eyewitness history for Australia's early European settlement from 1788 to 1830. The timeline features interesting details of early life in convict Australia and includes images and artefacts.
Resource B. Topic: "Our Shared History" Outcomes Addressed: HT2-2, HT2-4. This Behind The News Video looks at why convicts came to Australia, what happened with the arrival of the First Fleet, and how British colonisation affected the lives of many Indigenous people. It enables students to see from the perspective of an English convict who is first arriving in Australia.