State Library forecourt
Co-designed with primary learners and facilitated by an experienced primary years teacher.
Learners will practice historical skills through playing and analysing board games from the past, and researching primary and secondary sources from the State Library's collection that relate to their game. Each team will interpret and communicate their learning by creating a short documentary.
Teaching for Effective Learning principles strongly underpin this learning experience, which is aligned with the Australian Curriculum, with a particular emphasis on the learning area of:
Tools and materials are provided free of charge by the State Library of South Australia.
Feel free to download these duplicates of four historic board games held at the State Library:
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Adelaide Metro provides FREE travel for primary school groups.
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