Curriculum links – Australian History Curriculum

The PEO has a range of resources which assist teachers in their delivery of Years 6 and 9 Australian History Curriculum.

Year 6 Humanities and social sciences (HASS) curriculum

Key figures, events and ideas that led to Australia’s Federation and Constitution (ACHASSK134)

Experiences of Australian democracy and citizenship, including the status and rights of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, migrants, women and children (ACHASSK135)

Year 9 Australia and Asia depth study: Making a Nation

Key people, events and ideas in the development of Australian self-government and democracy, including, the role of founders, key features of constitutional development, the importance of British and Western influences in the formation of Australia’s syst (ACDSEH091)

Laws made by federal Parliament between 1901-1914 including the Harvester Judgement, pensions, and the Immigration Restriction Act (ACDSEH092)

Year 9 World War I depth study

The impact of World War I, with a particular emphasis on Australia including the changing role of women (ACDSEH096)

Other useful PEO resources

Source information

Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA), downloaded from the Australian Curriculum website on 10/01/17 (curriculum version 8.3).

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