Education to the Core: Christmas Around the World / Holidays around the World Printable Unit. Close Read for Each Country including England, Australia, Italy, Germany, Mexico, Brazil, Israel, Sweden, and The United States Plus FREE Christmas in America Mini-Book and writing reflection at the end!
Why did Europeans settle in Australia? In this unit you will find out why England decided to settle Australia and why the First Fleet sailed here in 1788 with more than 1000 convicts and marine guards on board.
If you're looking for a great resource to learn about Australia, here's an awesome one that you can download for FREE from the Australian embassy website. "Tell Me About Australia" is available in a 48 page pdf file. This resource for school children K-8, includes facts on geography, unique wildlife & the environment, history, aboriginal culture & natural wonders, government, education & sports.