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Processes of plant growth

This collection contains digital curriculum resources. It is organised into five categories - factors affecting plant growth; movement of water in plants; genetic modification of plants; how different plants grow; and plant reproduction. Videos and images demonstrate plant genetic modification techniques, and a video discusses ...

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Graphing functions

This collection contains five digital curriculum resources (all interactive learning objects) that introduce students to graphing linear, parabolic, cubic and trigonometric functions. Through exercises, students investigate how the constants in each function equation influence relevant aspects of graphing, such as dilations ...

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Introducing chance - middle years

This collection of 19 digital curriculum resources is organised into three categories: random sampling and predicting outcomes; random sampling from a population; and predictions and outcomes. It contains selections from four interactive learning object series: Vile vendor; Foul food; Random or not; and Dice duels. In these ...

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Women's suffrage in New Zealand

This collection of eight digital curriculum resources focuses on women's suffrage in New Zealand in the period when the self-governing British colony became the first to grant adult women the right to vote. The collection looks at significant women who campaigned for women's suffrage; satirical cartoons from contemporary ...

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William Cooper, Indigenous Australian activist

This collection of seven digital curriculum resources includes archival photographs, a newsreel clip and a learning object on William Cooper, a significant Yorta Yorta leader and activist of the 1930s, as well as an interview with his grandson. The collection is organised into three categories - William Cooper and his family; ...

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Day of Mourning protest

On the 150th anniversary of the British landing at Sydney Cove, a group of Indigenous activists conducted a silent protest action and held a ground-breaking conference to campaign for equal rights. This collection of seven digital curriculum resources includes archival photographs, a home movie clip and a learning object ...

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Wiradjuri people and the settlers of inland New South Wales

This collection of eight digital curriculum resources, including archival photographs, paintings, sketches and a learning object, is organised into four categories - first contact; Windradyne; maintaining culture; and Jimmy Clements ('King Billy'). The collection focuses on the history of relations between the Wiradjuri ...

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Wurundjeri people and the settlers of Port Phillip and beyond

This collection of 12 digital curriculum resources, including historical photographs, paintings, an archival document and a learning object, is organised into four categories - first contact with John Batman; Simon Wonga; William Barak; living at the Coranderrk Reserve; and the threatened closure of Coranderrk Reserve. ...

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Noongar people and settlers in the Swan River colony

This collection of nine digital curriculum resources, including paintings and a learning object, focuses on relations between the Noongar people and settlers in the Swan River colony in two locations - the Swan River itself and the King George Sound area. Paintings show European exploration upriver in 1827 and coexistence ...

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Ngarrindjeri people and the settlers of the lower Murray River area in the post-colonial period

This collection of eight digital curriculum resources focuses primarily on the Point McLeay Mission Station, established as a refuge for Ngarrindjeri people who had survived the initial impact of colonisation. Other categories in the collection include James Unaipon and David Unaipon, two significant Ngarrindjeri leaders, ...

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Indigenous people and British colonists in the area that became Sydney

This collection of 12 digital curriculum resources includes information about colonial attempts to achieve Indigenous people's cooperation; the abduction and life of Bennelong; Indigenous choices between resistance and cooperation; the life of Bungaree; and an effect of the colonial grog culture. While the collection includes ...

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Indigenous people and colonists of Van Diemen's Land

This collection of ten digital curriculum resources includes paintings, sculptures and an archival proclamation. It focuses on two aspects of the history of relations between the Indigenous peoples of Tasmania and the colonists. The first is the period of conflict known as the Black War, which lasted until about 1833. The ...

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Mäori and Päkehä (Europeans) during the colonial period in New Zealand

This is a collection of 24 digital curriculum resources focusing on interactions between Mäori and Päkehä during the colonial period of New Zealand history. It is organised into eight categories: early contact with British whalers and settlers; the Treaty of Waitangi; arrival of British colonists; the New Zealand Wars of ...

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British migration to Australia in the 20th century

This is a collection of digital curriculum resources focusing on British immigration to Australia from the 1920s to the 1960s. It is organised into five categories - British migration in the interwar years; British migration after the Second World War; British migration in the 1950s; British migration in the 1960s; and ...

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Italian migration to Australia in the 20th century

This is a collection of digital curriculum resources focusing on Italian immigration to Australia from the 1920s to the 1980s. It is organised into five categories - Italian migration before the Second World War; arriving in Australia in the post-War years; marriage and family life in Australia; Italian Australians in the ...

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Chinese miners on the Australian goldfields

This collection of 12 digital curriculum resources focuses on Chinese prospectors and miners on the Australian goldfields. It is organised into four categories - travelling to the goldfields; living on the goldfields; at work on the goldfields; and opposition to Chinese miners. The collection includes photographs; artworks ...

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Vietnamese refugees and immigrants

This collection of 24 digital curriculum resources is organised into five categories - fleeing Vietnam by boat; the voyage of the Hong Hai; arriving as migrants; living in Australia in the 1970s and 80s; and Vietnamese refugees and the arts. The collection contains interactive learning objects, photographs, artefacts, artworks ...

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People of the Snowy Mountains Scheme

This collection of digital curriculum resources focuses on the approximately 20,000 people who, between 1949 and 1974, worked on the Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Scheme. The collection is organised into eight categories: visionaries and planners; joining the Snowy workforce; cultural diversity on the Snowy; 'Little Norway'; ...

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Constructing the Snowy Mountains Scheme

This collection of 24 digital curriculum resources focuses on the work of building the Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Scheme. It is organised into seven categories: preparing the sites; bringing up supplies; drilling the tunnels; constructing the dams; building the power stations; constructing pressure shafts; and creating ...

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Australian women and the First World War

This collection of 22 digital curriculum resources focuses on Australian women's roles in the First World War (1914-18) and in the War's aftermath. It is organised into five categories - nurses at home and at the front; voluntary work supporting the troops; farewelling and waiting for loved ones; women's role in propaganda; ...