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Australian History Resources to Support the Australian Curriculum

Recently I attended a webinar run by David Boon; a Tasmanian history teacher and  sponsored by the Australian School Library Association that discussed engaging digital resources to support the teaching of Australian history. The majority of these resources are freely available and many are primary sources. The materials promoted by David are accessible from our LibGuides, although the […]

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Tom Appleby Convict Boy by Jackie French

  The following review is provided by HarperCollins Publishers: A story of transportation and life in a new world. At the tender age of eight, chimney sweep Tom Appleby is convicted of stealing and sentenced to deportation to Botany Bay. As one of the members of the First Fleet, he arrives in a country that […]

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