Australian Curriculum Content Descriptor:
ACHASSK110 – The role that a significant individual or group played in shaping a colony
ACHASSI096 – Organise and represent data in a range of formats including tables, graphs and large- and small-scale maps, using discipline-appropriate conventions
ACHASSI097 – Sequence information about people’s lives, events, developments and phenomena using a variety of methods including timelines
Matthew Flinders is a significant figure in the exploration and mapping of Australia. He was the first person to circumnavigate the continent, taking meticulous records and mapping our vast coastline. This bundle features five fun and engaging tasks that are ideal for use in your classroom and even homework. Everything you need is in this file.
In this resource you will find the following activities:
- Explorer title page – FREE
- Matthew Flinders Biography Comprehension Activity
- Matthew Flinders Tools of Exploration Vocabulary Activity
- Matthew Flinders Maths Coordinate Activity
- Matthew Flinders Fast Facts Flip Book
Australia has an exciting history when it comes to exploration and this resource forms part of our Exploring Australia’s Explorers range which has been designed to provide you with all you need to teach the explorers while addressing the curriculum content for both knowledge and skills.
An answer key is included to make marking a breeze!
Do you love a bargain? This Bundle is available in our Australian Explorers Mega Bundle featuring over 40 activities designed especially to help your class explore nine of Australia’s explorers.