Text Journeys and Connections

TLF ID M016562

This resource displays objects related to stories of migration to Australia. Students locate and research relevant objects in their own community and create a digital story of migration. The resource uses objects from the Australian Journeys exhibition at the National Museum of Australia.



Educational details

Educational value
  • This resource is a useful resource about the stories of migrants relevant to Year 5 The Australian Colonies - the reasons people migrated, Year 6 Australia as a nation - status and rights of migrants/stories of migrants, Year 9 The making of the modern world - movements of people. The stories are based on artefacts that are held at the National Museum of Australia. Students research an object of significance to migration in their own community or family.
Year level

5; 6; 7; 8; 9; 10

Learning area
  • Humanities and social sciences
  • History

Other details

Contributors
  • Author
  • Name: Centre for Learning Innovation
  • Organization: Centre for Learning Innovation
  • Description: author
  • Contributor
  • Name: Centre for Learning Innovation
  • Organization: Centre for Learning Innovation
  • Description: author
  • Name: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Organization: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Description: Data contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Publisher
  • Name: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Organization: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Description: Publisher
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
Access profile
  • Generic
Learning Resource Type
  • Text
Rights
  • © State of New South Wales, Department of Education and Communities, 2013.