How To Teach A Great Unit on Rights and Freedoms
This resource for teaching a unit on Rights and Freedoms is designed to provide teachers with engaging strategies and materials for meeting the requirements of the Year 10 Australian Curriculum. The resource will cover strategies and materials for teaching the development of The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the role of the United Nations. The unit resource will provide strategies and resources for teaching students about the struggle for indigenous civil rights in Australia in the 20th century, including a focus on significant events such as Mourning Day and the Wavehill strikes. Furthermore, strategies and resources will be provided for teaching students the influence of the civil rights movement in the United States on the Australian civil rights movement. The resource will include strategies for teachers to develop students' introduce use and analysis of historical sources, as wells how to incorporate ICT, including web 2.0 tools, effectively into students’ response to the unit.