Living in the 1940s & In Search of Ben Chifley Programs
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Human Society and Its Environment K-6

Stage Outcomes and Content Tour Program Information Sheets
Stage 1

CCS1.2
Identifies changes and continuities in the local community

  • technologies, both past and presentchanges, both past and present, caused by changing needs
Living in the 1940s
Stage 2

CCS2.2
Explains changes in the community and family life and evaluates the effects of these on different individuals, groups and environments

  • causes and effects of change in the local community and other communities

ENS2.5
Describes places in the local area and other parts of Australia and explains their significance

  • significant natural, heritage and built features in the local area, New South Wales and Australia, and their usesmanagement and care of features, sites, places and environments

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Living in the 1940s

Living in the 1940s

Stage 3

CCS3.1
Explains the significance of particular people, places, groups, actions and events in the past in developing Australian identities and heritage

  • significant events that have shaped Australia’s identity

CCS3.2
Explains the development of the principles of Australian democracykey figures, events and issues in the development of Australian democracy

Living in the 1940s

 

In Search of Ben Chifley

In Search of Ben Chifley

Living in the 1940s

In Search of Ben Chifley

History Years 7-10

Stage Topic Tour Program Resources
Stage 4 Topic 1:  Investigating History

Living in the 1940s

In Search of Ben Chifley

History (Years 7 – 10) Study Guide

The Chifleys of Busby Street Study Guide

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Stage 4 Topic 4:  Australia and World War II

Living in the 1940s

In Search of Ben Chifley

History (7-10) Study Guide

Information Sheets:

Stage 5 Topic 6:  Changing Rights and Freedoms – Section B (Migrants) In Search of Ben Chifley History (7 – 10) Study Guide
Stage 5 Topic 7:  People, Power and Politics in the Post-War Period In Search of Ben Chifley History (7 – 10) Study Guide
Stage 5

Topic 8:  Australia’s Social and Cultural History in the Post-War Period - students learn about the impact of changing technology on everyday life in post-war Australia:

  • housing
  • home appliances
  • entertainment
  • transport
  • communications
Living in the 1940s

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