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First Fleet - Behind the News

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Published on Feb 5, 2014

On the 26th of January we celebrate Australia Day. But why do we mark it on that day in particular? To answer that question, Sarah will take you back in time to 1788, to meet some kids who came to Australia on the First Fleet.
And if you want to see what conditions were like sailing long distances at that time, watch this story: http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s4076...

TEACHER RESOURCE
http://www.abc.net.au/btn/resources/t...

CURRICULUM LINK
History, Year 4 / Historical Knowledge & Understanding / First Contacts
"Stories of the First Fleet, including reasons for the journey, who travelled to Australia, and their experiences following arrival." (ACHHK079)

BtN Story page:
http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s3934...

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