In this lesson, students will investigate Australian symbols and emblems and work collaboratively in discussing their meaning and significance. They will read and view information sources and complete a fact quiz about our national and state emblems. Students will interview an older person to gain a different perspective and point of view. They will also investigate the origins of a particular flag or emblem.
The key concepts addressed in this lesson are significance, sources and perspective.
What are Australia's important symbols and emblems?
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