Generate class discussion and explore the reasons for and against Austalian Federation with your Year 6 HASS -Australian History Class. This printable and digital activity is exactly what you need!
This is a great interactive activity to help students explore the various arguments and points of view in the decision making for Australian Federation. (ACHASSK134) It could be used during class discussion/exploration into the reasons for and against OR it could be used as an assessment task.
Students sort statements “For” and “Against” Australian Federation and use the templates enclosed to complete a foldable activity to show their understanding.
Everything you need is included in this file including answers.
Exploring Federation can be a bit “dry” but by making it interactive and creating interesting and engaging activities I hope to help both teachers and students enjoy this important Australian History topic!
This resource has been updated to include a printable AND digital version that can be used on any device via Google Slides, Powerpoint, SeeSaw and other online learning platforms.
Australian Curriculum Content
You can tick off the following Curriculum descriptors!
✓ ACHASSK134 – Key figures, events and ideas that led to Australia’s Federation and Constitution
✓ ACHASSI127 – Examine different viewpoints on actions, events, issues and phenomena in the past and present.