History / Year 7 / Historical Skills / Historical questions and research

Curriculum content descriptions

Identify and locate relevant sources, using ICT and other methods (ACHHS208)

Elaborations
  • compiling a list of different sources (for example, papyrus scrolls, coins, statues, human remains)
  • using web search techniques to refine a search for information/images related to a historic site (for example, use of place names, dates and search words such as ‘photo gallery’)
  • identifying information within a source that can be used as evidence to support an interpretation
General capabilities
  • Literacy Literacy
  • Critical and creative thinking Critical and creative thinking
  • ICT capability Information and Communication Technology (ICT) capability
ScOT terms

Historical sources,  Information retrieval

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