Introduce your students to Vivian Bullwinkel, an Australian Army nurse who showed great courage, compassion and bravery as a prisoner of war in World War Two. The six interactive notebook activities in this pack will help students develop their knowledge and understanding of the experiences of Australians who served in the conflict.
Year level: Five | Six | Seven
Australian Curriculum Content Descriptor: ACHASSK137, ACHASSK138, ACHASSI125
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Vivian Bullwinkel was a nurse with the Australian Army who survived against incredible odds as a prisoner of war. Her story is one of tragedy, hardship, determination and great courage. Your students will be totally engaged with Vivian’s experiences with the activities in this resource.
♦ Mini-unit Title Page
♦ Unique comprehension text and foldable question booklet
♦ Film Strip Timeline Foldable
♦ Personnel Profile Research Activity
♦ Describing Vivian Activity
Please download the preview to see more photographs of this resource in action and to see a sample of pages.
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