Australian Explorers– Burke and Wills Fact and Opinion Activity


Decide if the statements about Burke and Wills are fact or opinion.


Grade 5 HASS – Australian Explorers – Burke and Wills Fact and Opinion Activity 

Year level: Five

Australian Curriculum Content Descriptor: 
ACHASSK110 – The role that a significant individual or group played in shaping a colony
Burke and Wills are icons of Australian exploration. Students love to learn about their disastrous and tragic expedition.

This activity is a great complement to your unit on Burke and Wills! It is simple to execute but provides students with an opportunity to develop an understanding of the difference between Fact and Opinion. This task could be completed in class or for homework. Everything you need is in this file. Answers are included to make marking easy.

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Australia has an exciting history when it comes to exploration! This resource forms part of our Exploring Australia’s Explorers range, designed to provide you with all you need to teach the  It also addresses the curriculum content for both knowledge and skills.

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