Australian History Centres – Lower Blake’s Learning Centre


ISBN – 9781925076639


Blake’s Learning Centres are a wonderful and motivating way for students to practise important skills. This resource consists of 25 Australian History Source Cards that address the inquiry questions for the Year 1 and 2 History strand of the HASS Curriculum. An activity Card accompanies each Source Card and features tasks designed to help students engage fully with the topics. Students can use these cards to work independently or in pairs to develop their History inquiry and analysis skills. ACARA codes are shown on each card and activity.

The 25 Source and Activity Cards in this book are divided between Year 1 (cards 1-10) and Year 2 (cards 11-25). The Activity Cards cover the following Historical Skills from the curriculum for each topic:

• Researching • Evaluating and Reflecting • Communicating
• Questioning • Analysing

This book also includes:
• 38 photocopiable worksheets
• Student and teacher centre checklists
• Answers

All of the colour pages in this book are designed to be removed and laminated to provide a durable classroom resource that can be used for many years.