We’re conscious of the fact that with the end of year nearing, many of your teachers will already be planning for 2021. So, below are some useful Australia Day resources for you to share in preparation for the beginning of the year.
They’re a great way to help students discover why January 26 can be a difficult day for many First Nations people. On our website, you’ll find our:
- What’s the fuss about January 26? article explaining why Australia Day is divisive for some people.
- Free Australia Day Teacher Guide which includes suggested activities for the classroom and a list of ACARA codes and learning areas for years 3 to 10.
- Pride and Pain interactive timeline to help students understand key dates and events in our history.