Video Peter FitzSimons: Inspiration

TLF ID M016314

In this resource Peter FitzSimons talks about his inspiration for writing history. Learncast video.

Educational details

Educational value
  • This resource is an asset for Learncast: Peter FitzSimons. Useful for learning historical skills through interviews with popular writers of history in Year 9 and Year 10. Historical skills include: Perspectives and interpretations, where students identify and analyse different historical interpretations. Also useful for Senior Modern History Skills where students evaluate historical interpretations, develop texts, communicate historical understanding.
Year level

11; 12

Learning area
  • Humanities and social sciences
  • History

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  • Name: State of NSW, Department of Education
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  • © State of New South Wales, Department of Education and Communities, 2013.