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Student Instructions Learning Area: History Target Year Level: 6 Required Resources: Learning Intentions • iPads
Student Instructions
Learning Area: History
Target Year Level: 6
Required Resources:
Learning Intentions
• iPads or laptops (minimum 1 per pair )
During this activity you will:
• Haiku Deck app
• identify and locate information on the
internet
• Literary and non - literary sources
• Student oriented task sheet
• pose questions about a significant
individual of Aboriginal/Torres Strait
Islander background
Additional resources: This digital resource is a
valuable tool to extend historical knowledge:
• create a digital poster of the
biography of an individual
http://www.aushistorytimeline.com/
Instructions
Find a partner as you will be working in pairs to locate a nd identify relevant and accurate
information to complete a biography poster of a notable individual in Australian public from an
Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander background .
You need to compose a digital biography of a famous Australian Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander.
This person ought to have made a significant contribution or achievement which made a positive
impact on Australian society.
This person may be or have been a famous Australian sportsperson, politician, artist or singer.
The biography needs to include the following:
· A description of the individual - appearance, personal traits, etc. (can include
photographs)
· Critical information about the individual - full name, date and place of birth (date and
place of death if applicable)
· Key facts about the Aboriginal group the person belongs to
· Information about the individual's family - husband/wife, children, pets, etc.
· What the individual is famous for? What achievements they made?
· The impact/effect the individual has/has had on their community and other people
· Important events that have occurred in his/her life.
Biography/digital poster:
Use an iPad or laptop to create a digital poster of the information about the
individual.
The app is called H aiku Deck (https://www.haikudeck.com/)
Once you have finished composing their Haiku Deck poster, you need to present
it work to the rest of the class (informal presentation).