History / Levels 3 and 4 / Historical Concepts and Skills / Cause and effect
Identify and explain the causes and effects of European settlement and exploration.
Finding historical information to determine the nature of colonial settlement, the effect of significant events and the role of individuals in shaping a colony.
Exploring different stories about contact experiences and early penal life to discover the thoughts or feelings of the people at that time, for example, convicts, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, convict guards and free settlers.
The list of resources on this page is not exhaustive.
Use these books and eBooks to get your research started!