What do some sets of human footprints reveal about life in ancient Australia?
Use The Willandra Footprints Resource Bundle to engage your students in the lives of Indigenous Australians before European settlement and how historians and archaeologists investigate this past.
Australian Curriculum Link: ACHASSK083 ACDSEH031 ACDSEH148
This resource is delivered as a 15 page PDF in A4 size.
So, what's included?
Dozens of ideas to introduce the topic, dig a little deeper and get creative with it!
Engaging article entitled Willandra Footprints: Walking Through Australia's Pre-History targeted at readers in Years 4-7.
Glossary of unfamiliar words in above article to build vocabulary.
Pre- and Post- reading quiz to assess reading comprehension.
KW Chart template to find out what students know, and what they would like to know about the historic Willandra Lakes region.
Discoveries at Lake Mungo worksheet.
Examining Indigenous Art worksheet.
Willandra Lakes in Art creative activity.
Purchase Issue 23 of HistoriCool Magazine in print or digital format to use this resource alongside the coinciding mag: www.historicool.com.au