Tasmania at War - WWI

Through the examination of  artefacts students will consider the stories of four Tasmanians who fought or contributed to the war effort.

Suitable for

Year 9

Curriculum links

Identify and analyse the perspectives of people from the past  (ACHHS172)

An overview of the causes of WWI and the reasons why men enlisted to fight in the war (ACDEH021)

The places where Australians fought and the nature of warfare during WWI, including the Gallipoli campaign (ACDSEH095)

The impact of WWI, with particular emphasis on Australia including the changing role of women (ACDSEH096)

Session type

Workshop session

Cost

$5 per student

Time

1-1.5 hours

Location

Museum at Inveresk