The Bicentenary

[Episode 3 | 1988 : Lily]

Lily and her friends are painting the school sign for the Bicentenary when she tells her cousin, Phoung, a false story about how convicts were treated in early Australia. Phoung repeats this story to the class as part of a report on the First Fleet.


The Australian curriculum: History

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History activities [3]

Activity 1: Bicentennial celebrations in Australia
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Subtheme(s): Celebrations,Culture
Activity 2: The re-enactment of the first fleet
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Subtheme(s): Historical events
Activity 3: The convicts
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Subtheme(s): Historical events,Social order and education