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Blake's Learning Centres — Australian History

Centres are a wonderful, fun way for students to practise important history skills! They provide an exceptional opportunity for students to learn independently or in pairs while still maintaining a strong link to curriculum objectives.

This colourful three-book series is a spectacular addition to Blake’s best-selling Learning Centre range. The content in each book is specifically written to support the History strand of the new Australian Curriculum: Humanities and Social Sciences (HASS). The detailed illustrations, historical photographs and facts are designed to engage and excite young learners of history in Years 1–6.

Each source card, and its accompanying activity card and worksheet(s), focuses on specific content descriptions and elaborations outlined in the curriculum. Curriculum codes and inquiry questions are provided for all activity cards, and each activity relates to one of the following Historical Skills:

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