Australian Explorers – Matthew Flinders Biography Comprehension Activity


Your students will love reading about Matthew Flinder’s adventures and completing a great, fun and engaging activity.


Australian Explorers – Matthew Flinders biography comprehension activity

Australian Curriculum Content Descriptor: 

ACHASSK110 – The role that a significant individual or group played in shaping a colony

Matthew Flinders was the first to circumnavigate and map the vast coastline of Australia. He lived a short but interesting life. This resource is a great introduction to Matthew Flinders and his exploration of Australia.

This Matthew Flinders Biography Comprehension activity is a great complement to your unit on Flinders! It is simple to execute but provides students with an opportunity to explore Flinders and learn about his life and adventures. Easy but effective, it could be completed in class or for homework. Everything you need is in this file.

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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.

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