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Sunday, November 6

  1. page Home edited ... Author: Narin Kemal and Lisa Genovese {Aust.png} {australia_3.png} {kangaroo.png} {aborigi…
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    Author: Narin Kemal and Lisa Genovese
    {Aust.png} {australia_3.png} {kangaroo.png} {aboriginal_people.jpg} {multicultural_australia._3.jpg} {sydney_opera_hous.png}
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Saturday, November 5

  1. page Activity 5 edited ... {http://www.geoffreport.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2008/01/800px-flag_of_australia_with_aborigi…
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    {http://www.geoffreport.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2008/01/800px-flag_of_australia_with_aboriginal_flag_replacing_union_flagsvg.png} Aboriginal/Australian flag
    We Are Learning To:
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    makes Australia unique?unique?
    Your Task:
    On January 1, 1901, this flag was was chosen from about 30,000 entries in a public contest. Annie Whistler Dorrington, Ivor Evans, Leslie John Hawkins, Egbert John Nuttal, and Perth and William Stevens were declared winners of the design contest. It was officially adopted as the Australian flag in 1953. Your task is to design a new more encompassing and inclusive Australian flag to better represent our diverse nation and rich Aboriginal heritage. Make sure you draw inspiration from our National colours, symbols and emblems.
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    Procedures surrounding the flying of our National flag
    Recognition and appreciation of the Australian Aboriginal flag, its history and designer
    DicoveryDiscovery of other
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    meaning (The Quuen'sQueen's personal flag,
    Working coopertaviely as a team member
    Useful links:
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Tuesday, October 4

  1. page Introduction edited ... Introduction Take a minute to look around you. What can you see? What do you notice about you…
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    Introduction
    Take a minute to look around you. What can you see? What do you notice about your fellow peers? Look at the picture on the homepage.
    
    I am sure that even by just having a quick look around you can see that Australia is a country that has different cultures, people, and images. Many important events and the people have shaped how we see ourselves as a nation. We call this is our national identity.
    During this unit of work you will be investigating the different elements that make up our national identity. This will help you understand what makes us truly unique as Australians.
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    2:40 pm
  2. page Conclusion edited At the beginning of this activity, you were asked about What is Australia's National Identity? Di…

    At the beginning of this activity, you were asked about What is Australia's National Identity? Did you discover it? What were the unique feautures that you found? Did everyone on your team have the same or similar understandings? How did you answer the focus question for this WebQuest?
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    countries and therethe differences in
    To conclude our journey to discover the meaning of Australia’s national identity I would like to use the words of Paul Kelly who is an Australian author and journalist. He spoke these words in a television documentary called One Hundred Years – The Australian Story that is a series about the Centenary of Federation of Australia 2001 and I agree with him when he said:
    "Australia is country that has re-invented itself. This is its major achievement."
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  3. page Activity 4 edited ... Advanced Austalia Fair - Clip {Australian National Anthem - Lyrics.docx} Your Task : Task…
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    Advanced Austalia Fair - Clip
    {Australian National Anthem - Lyrics.docx}
    Your Task :Task: In your
    Sucess Criteria:
    Understand the history of our national anthem
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    Work cooperatively as a group and share the work
    Rubrics
    Good resources
    Good Resources:

    Information on why we have national anthems:
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_anthem
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  4. page Activity 3 edited ... Create our own timeline that shows events in chronological order. Show Australia's history o…
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    Create our own timeline that shows events in chronological order.
    Show Australia's history on a timeline.
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    and experiences mightmight change you?
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    you. Be creative,creative, don't just
    {timeline.pdf}
    Now it's time to explore how Australia has changed over time.
    Your task - intask: In your group
    Here is a document that shows you the key historical events in Australia since 1688, you can use this as a start, but make sure you do some of your own research too.
    {Timeline of Australia.pdf}
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