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Poster #2

INTERFET - International Forces for East Timor 2009

Tags: Primary, Secondary, Peacekeeping Operations (1947 – On going), Posters...

INTERFET - International Forces for East Timor

Tags: Primary, Secondary, Peacekeeping Operations (1947 – On going), Posters

Poster

 
Poster #3

The Flanders Poppy - a symbol of remembrance 2009

Tags: Primary, Secondary, First World War (1914 – 1918), Posters...

The Flanders Poppy - a symbol of remembrance

Tags: Primary, Secondary, First World War (1914 – 1918), Posters

Poster

 

Australia's Involvement in South East Asian Conflicts (website) 2009

Tags: Secondary, Malayan Emergency (1948 – 1960), Indonesian Confrontation (1963 – 1966), We...

The Malayan Emergency (1948-1960) and the Indonesian Confrontation (1963-1966) represent significant turning points in both Australian military history and the history...

Australia's Involvement in South East Asian Conflicts (website)

Tags: Secondary, Malayan Emergency (1948 – 1960), Indonesian Confrontation (1963 – 1966), Websites

The Malayan Emergency (1948-1960) and the Indonesian Confrontation (1963-1966) represent significant turning points in both Australian military history and the history of Australia’s international relations. An understanding of these conflicts also helps explain why Australia became involved in the Vietnam War (1962-1972).

SE-Asia

 
Wartime Snapshot #1

The Sinking of HMAS Sydney 2008

Tags: Primary, Secondary, Second World War (1939 – 1945), Wartime Snapshot...

The Sinking of HMAS Sydney

Tags: Primary, Secondary, Second World War (1939 – 1945), Wartime Snapshot

Snapshot

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DVA Education Resource

Australians in World War I: Australian Light Horse – Palestine 1916-1918 2008

Tags: Secondary, First World War (1914 – 1918), Commemorative Publication, Education Activity ...

The Australian Light Horse – Palestine 1916-1918 activities booklet features a selection of inquiry-based activities to encourage student exploration of the commemorative...

Australians in World War I: Australian Light Horse – Palestine 1916-1918

Tags: Secondary, First World War (1914 – 1918), Commemorative Publication, Education Activity Booklet

The Australian Light Horse – Palestine 1916-1918 activities booklet features a selection of inquiry-based activities to encourage student exploration of the commemorative publication Australians in World War I: Australian Light Horse – Palestine 1916-1918.

Teachers using these materials are encouraged to select specific activities, parts of activities or the broad selection of primary and secondary materials within this learning resource to suit their own purposes.

Chapter 1: Palestine 1916–1918

The bombardment of the Russian ports of Odessa, Sevastopol and Feodosia on 29 October 1914 signalled Turkey’s entry into World War I. Within a few d...

Australians in World War I: Australian Light Horse – Palestine 1916–1918 Education Activities

 
DVA Education Resource

Australian Women in War 2008

Tags: Primary, Secondary, Boer War (1899 – 1902), First World War (1914 – 1918), Second Worl...

This educational resource provides teachers and students with self-contained classroom ready activities and teaching strategies to investigate the roles and experiences...

Australian Women in War

Tags: Primary, Secondary, Boer War (1899 – 1902), First World War (1914 – 1918), Second World War (1939 – 1945), British Commonwealth Occupation Force (1945 – 1952), Korean War (1950 – 1953), Vietnam War (1962 – 1975), Peacekeeping Operations (1947 – On going), Education Resource

This educational resource provides teachers and students with self-contained classroom ready activities and teaching strategies to investigate the roles and experiences of Australian women during more than a century of wars, conflicts and peace operations.

It highlights the roles of wimen since 1899 in the services and their home front experiences. The resource includes an introductory DVD and a CD ROM with ten interactive classroom activities.

Complete Women in War publication

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Introduction for Teachers

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Unit 1 - Australian Women in the Second South African Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902)

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Unit 2 - Australian Women in World War I (1914-1918)

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Unit 3 - Australian Women in World War II (1939-1945)

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Unit 4 - Australian Women in British Commonwealth Occupation Force (BCOF) and the Korean War (1946-1953)

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Unit 5 - Australian Women in the Vietnam War (1962-1973)

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Unit 6 - Australian Women in the Australian Defence Force and in Peace Operations (1947 – Today)

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Unit 7 - Australian Women and Commemoration

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Commemorative Poster

The Sinking of HMAS Sydney 2008

Tags: Primary, Secondary, Second World War (1939 – 1945), Posters...

The Sinking of HMAS Sydney

Tags: Primary, Secondary, Second World War (1939 – 1945), Posters

Poster

 
DVA & AWM Resource

Their Spirit, Our History 2007

Tags: Primary, Secondary, First World War (1914 – 1918), Second World War (1939 – 1945), Kor...

Discover and imagine, through letters, journals, newspaper clippings and telegrams, what life was like for Australians during WorldWarI. Learn about the origin and...

Their Spirit, Our History

Tags: Primary, Secondary, First World War (1914 – 1918), Second World War (1939 – 1945), Korean War (1950 – 1953), Malayan Emergency (1948 – 1960), Vietnam War (1962 – 1975), Indonesian Confrontation (1963 – 1966), First Gulf War (1991), Second Gulf War (2003 – 2009), Afghanistan War (2001 – On going), Peacekeeping Operations (1947 – On going)

Discover and imagine, through letters, journals, newspaper clippings and telegrams, what life was like for Australians during WorldWarI. Learn about the origin and historical significance of Anzac Day through research-based activities. Find out tips on how to plan and conduct your own commemorative ceremony.

Activities include: WWI - WWII - Korean War - Malayan Emergency - Vietnam War - Indonesian Confrontation - First Gulf War - War on Terror - Second Gulf War - Peacekeeping
Anzac Day

Guidebook

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DVA Resource Kit

Australia and the Vietnam War 2007

Tags: Secondary, Vietnam War (1962 – 1975), Education Resource...

Australia and the Vietnam War

Tags: Secondary, Vietnam War (1962 – 1975), Education Resource

Students can learn about the experiences of Australians and the Vietnam War from 1962 to 1973, through images, film, classroom and interactive activities.

Complete Australia and the Vietnam War

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Introduction for Teachers

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Topic 1 - Australia’s involvement in the Vietnam War

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Topic 2 - Life in Vietnam

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Topic 3 - The experience of battle

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Topic 4 - Reporting and representing the war

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Topic 5 - On the home front

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Topic 6 - Going home

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Topic 7 - After the war

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Topic 8 - Commemoration

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DVA Resource Kit

Australians on the Western Front 2006

Tags: Primary, Secondary, First World War (1914 – 1918), Education Resource...

This resource offers a range of teaching activities to enable exploration of the Australian experience on the Western Front. The activities incorporate a rich selection...

Australians on the Western Front

Tags: Primary, Secondary, First World War (1914 – 1918), Education Resource

This resource offers a range of teaching activities to enable exploration of the Australian experience on the Western Front. The activities incorporate a rich selection of written and illustrated primary sources.

Australians on the Western Front

 

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