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Australians in World War II: Greece and Crete 2011

Tags: Secondary, Second World War (1939 – 1945), Commemorative Publication, Education Activity...

The Greece and Crete Educational Activities booklet complements the Greece and Crete, Australians in WWII publication. It contains a range of classroom activities...

Australians in World War II: Greece and Crete

Tags: Secondary, Second World War (1939 – 1945), Commemorative Publication, Education Activity Booklet

The Greece and Crete Educational Activities booklet complements the Greece and Crete, Australians in WWII publication.

It contains a range of classroom activities for secondary school students designed to encourage engagement with the text and the rich range of historical sources incorporated in the publication.

The resource focuses on five different themes: The Greece and Crete campaign, Leadership, Courage, Retreat and Defeat, and The Legacy of War.

Chapter 1: That Greece might still be free

The cradle of civilisation The mountains look on Marathon –And Marathon looks on the sea;And musing there an hour aloneI dream’d that Greece might...

Australians in World War II: Greece and Crete Education Activities

The Greece and Crete Educational Activities booklet complements the Greece and Crete, Australians in WWII publication. It contains a range of classroom...

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70th Anniversary of the battles for Greece and Crete 2011

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

70th Anniversary of the battles for Greece and Crete

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

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Centenary of the Royal Australian Navy 2011

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

Centenary of the Royal Australian Navy

Tags: Primary, Secondary, First World War (1914 – 1918), Second World War (1939 – 1945), Vietnam War (1962 – 1975), Afghanistan War (2001 – On going), Peacekeeping Operations (1947 – On going), Posters

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DVA Education Resource

Forever Yours 2011

Tags: Primary, Boer War (1899 – 1902), First World War (1914 – 1918), Second World War (1939...

This publication is designed for upper primary and secondary students. It contains a collection of stories about love in wartime using mementos, letters and photographs...

Forever Yours

Tags: Primary, Boer War (1899 – 1902), First World War (1914 – 1918), Second World War (1939 – 1945), Afghanistan War (2001 – On going)

This publication is designed for upper primary and secondary students. It contains a collection of stories about love in wartime using mementos, letters and photographs which explore the notions of love and friendship during wartime.

These stories complement the teaching activities found in the Teachers’ Guidebook : We’ll meet again for secondary students.

Chapter Guide:

  • Introduction for teachers, p.1-3
  • Remember me, p.4-9
  • A mother’s love, p.10-13 
  • Lost for 90 years, p.14-19 
  • A tale of two Kylies, p.20-23 
  • Tasmania mourns loss…, p.24-25 
  • For the love of God, p.26-31 
  • Devotion to duty, p.32-35
  • A foreign affair, p.36-39
  • My cheer-up girl, p.40-43 
  • A new life abroad, p.44-47
  • Where did it happen?, Timeline and Glossary, p.48-53
  • Bibliography and Index, p.54-56

Forever Yours Publications

This publication is designed for upper primary and secondary students. It contains a collection of stories about love in wartime using mementos, letters...

 
DVA Education Resource

We'll Meet Again 2011

Tags: Secondary, Sudan War (1885), Boer War (1899 – 1902), First World War (1914 – 1918), Se...

This education resource provides teachers and students with learning activities and information on love and friendship experienced during times of conflict. This...

We'll Meet Again

Tags: Secondary, Sudan War (1885), Boer War (1899 – 1902), First World War (1914 – 1918), Second World War (1939 – 1945), British Commonwealth Occupation Force (1945 – 1952), Peacekeeping Operations (1947 – On going), Korean War (1950 – 1953), Vietnam War (1962 – 1975), Second Gulf War (2003 – 2009), Afghanistan War (2001 – On going), Education Resource

This education resource provides teachers and students with learning activities and information on love and friendship experienced during times of conflict.

This teachers’ guidebook provides classroom ready activities which encourage senior students to analyse and develop historical literacy skills through inquiry learning on the theme relationships forged, lost or found in wartime. The learning activities link to the Australian English and History Curriculum.

Chapter Guide:

  • Introduction for teachers, p. 0-6
  • First Glance, p. 7-56
  • Separation, p. 57-82
  • Beyond the battlefield, p. 83-10
  • Depth study worksheet, p. 110-111
  • References and bibliography, p. 11

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Wartime Snapshot #6

70th Anniversary Tobruk 1941 - Anzac Day 2011 2011

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

70th Anniversary Tobruk 1941 - Anzac Day 2011

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

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95th Anniversary of the landings on Gallipoli 2010

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

95th Anniversary of the landings on Gallipoli

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

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DVA Education Resource

Australians in World War I: Gallipoli 2010

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

The Gallipoli Educational Activities booklet features a brief introductory activity called ‘Getting Started’, followed by seven separate activities designed...

Australians in World War I: Gallipoli

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

The Gallipoli Educational Activities booklet features a brief introductory activity called ‘Getting Started’, followed by seven separate activities designed to encourage student interaction with the rich range of historical sources in the Australians in World War I: Gallipoli commemorative publication.

Some activities utilise the videos and interviews on the Gallipoli iBook, which you can download for free on your iPad.

Chapter 1: Gallipoli

February 1915 – January 1916 On 19 February 1915, the sea off the entrance to the strait of the Dardanelles in Turkey was calm; there was no wind an...

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Australians in World War I: Gallipoli Education Activities

 
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60th Anniversary of the Korean War 2010

Tags: Primary, Secondary, Korean War (1950 – 1953), Posters...

60th Anniversary of the Korean War

Tags: Primary, Secondary, Korean War (1950 – 1953), Posters

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Australians in World War I: Australian Flying Corps 2010

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

The Australian Flying Corps Educational Activities booklet is aimed towards secondary students. It is designed to complement the Australian Flying Corps publication...

Australians in World War I: Australian Flying Corps

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

The Australian Flying Corps Educational Activities booklet is aimed towards secondary students. It is designed to complement the Australian Flying Corps publication which provides a brief history of the Australian Flying Corps (AFC), in particular their involvement during World War I.

The publication includes more than 100 images and photographs that captures the history of the forerunner to the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF).

Chapter 1: Two airmen

The aircraft is all very well for sport—for the army it is useless.1 plane.gif Both men were members of the Australian Flying Corps (AF...

Australians in World War I: Australian Flying Corps Education Activities

The Australian Flying Corps Educational Activities booklet is aimed towards secondary students. It is designed to complement the Australian Flying Corps...

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