Sikh and Indian Australians

A historical resource for Year 5, 6 and 9 students developed by HTAWA, the History Teachers' Association of Western Australia for the Sikh Association of WA.

See the Resources.

Resources

Year 5 Learning Sequences and Curriculum Links

Year 5 Overview

Learning Sequences and Curriculum links

Year 5 Learning Sequence 1

Learning Sequence 1

The British Empire and development of the Swan River Colony

Year 5 Learning Sequence 2

Learning Sequence 2

Ethnic diversity in colonial Australia

Year 5 Learning Sequence 1

  • Learning sequence 1 - The British Empire and development of the Swan River Colony View Sequence
  • Teacher Resource 1 - Symbols of the Empire View Resource
  • Teacher Resource 2 - Vocabulary development View Resource
  • Teacher Resource 3 - Stages of the development of WA View Resource
  • Teacher Resource 4 - Map of Western Australia View Resource
  • Teacher Resource 5 - Georgiana Molloy View Resource
  • Teacher Resource 6 - Mix and match vocabulary review View Resource

Year 5 Learning Sequence 2

Year 5 Learning Sequence 3

Year 5 Learning Sequence 4

  • Learning sequence 4 - Student inquiry: Sharing their stories View Sequence
  • Teacher Resource 1 - The inquiry process View Resource
  • Teacher Resource 2 - Showcasing Non-European colonists View Resource
Year 6 Learning Sequences and Curriculum Links

Year 6 Overview

Learning Sequences and Curriculum links

Year 6 Introduction

Introduction

Migrants from Asia 1901 - 2015

Year 6 Teacher Resource Introduction

Teacher Resource

Introduction

Year 6 Learning Sequence 1

Year 6 Learning Sequence 2

Year 6 Learning Sequence 3

  • Learning sequence 3 - Multicultural Australia 1973 to the present View Sequence
  • Teacher Resource 1 - Origin of immigrants 1949 - 2000 View Resource
  • Teacher Resource 2 - Multicultural Australia: Source analysis View Resource
  • Teacher Resource 3 - Mix and Match Activity View Resource

Year 6 Learning Sequence 4

Year 9 Curriculum links

Year 9

Curriculum links

Year 9 Introduction

Year 9 Introduction

They are all Australian Anzacs

Year 9 Learning sequence

Learning Sequence

Sikh Anzacs

Year 9 Teacher Resources

  • Teacher Resource 1 - Indigenous and Chinese Anzacs View Resource
  • Teacher Resource 2 - The Puggaree and other useful terms View Resource
  • Teacher Resource 3 - Sikh Anzac profiles - A Sikh Anzac: Case study of Hazara Singh View Resource
  • Teacher Resource 4 - Indians in World War One - Source Analysis View Resource
  • Teacher Resource 5 - Research investigation: Fresh perspectives View Resource

Credits

SAWA (Sikh Association of WA) HTAWA (History Teachers' Association of Western Australia) Australian Sikh Heritage Association Inc Sikh Gurudwara Perth Bennett Springs

A resource developed for the Sikh Community of Western Australia, by HTAWA, the History Teachers' Association of Western Australia, financed by The Australian Sikh Heritage Association.