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20170221 - From Captain Cook to the Convicts - 21 February 2017 - 10:00 - Stream 1

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From Captain Cook to the Convicts


Classifications: Enabled, Upcoming Excursions

Provider: State Library NSW


Presenter: Learning Staff

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Date: 21 February 2017

Start Time: 10:00

End Time: 11:00

Duration: 1 hour

Closing Date: Bookings Close 20-Feb-17

Availability: DEC and Non-DEC

DEC Positions: 2

Non-DEC Positions: 2

Price: Free

KLA Syllabus: Primary

KLA Stage/s: Stage 2,Stage 3

KLA Year/s: Year 3,Year 4,Year 5,Year 6

Key Learning Area/s: Human Society and its Environment

KLA Topic/s:

KLA Keyword/s: First Fleet, British Colonisation, Captain James Cook, History


Event Overview: Students will have the opportunity to view original collection items, and delve into the stories behind these primary sources as State Library Learning staff bring to life the European exploration and colonisation of Australia. Collection items will include iconic artefacts from this period. Pre-visit notes will allow students to prepare some questions for this Q & A style interview.

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Further Information: Further information will be emailed to you after you have booked. A confirmation will be emailed to you from bookings@dartconnections.org.au confirming your booking.Please advise us of any cancellations ahead of time to enable another school to fill your space. For non-DEC schools, Connections are unable to provide technical assistance during the conference so please ensure you have tested your equipment and are comfortable trouble-shooting during the session if necessary.

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