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The Era of Exploration Assessment Task

The Era of Exploration Assessment Task
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HASS History
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This assessment has been created to align with the Year 4 Australian Curriculum HASS Inquiry Skills, Knowledge and Understandings for History. Students demonstrate their understanding of the causes of the British colony in Australia in 1788. In addition, they demonstrate their knowledge of world exploration, great explorers and what life was like in Britain during the 1700s. 
 

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AC9HS4K02 9

The causes of the establishment of the first British colony in Australia in 1788

ACHASSK084 8.4

The journey(s) of AT LEAST ONE world navigator, explorer or trader up to the late eighteenth century, including their contacts with other societies and any impacts

VCHHK079

The journey(s) of a significant world navigator, explorer or trader up to the late eighteenth century, including their contacts with and effects on other societies

VCHHC070

Identify and explain the causes and effects of European settlement and exploration

VCHHC066

Sequence significant events in chronological order to create a narrative about one navigator, explorer or trader and Australian settlement

HT2-3 old

Describes people, events and actions related to world exploration and its effects

HT2-4 old

Describes and explains effects of British colonisation in Australia

HT2-5 old

Applies skills of historical inquiry and communication