William Barak

William Barak

Author: James Hart

The Learning Focus: The role that a significant individual or group played in shaping a colony:for example, explorers, farmers, entrepreneurs, artists, writers, humanitarians, religious and political leaders, and Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples.


At the end of the lesson the students would be able to identify and pass comment of the role an elder played in a traditional Aboriginal clan.

They would be able to pass comment on the impact colonisation had on the traditional Aboriginal social justice.

The impact of colonisation in Australia.

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The last traditional elder of the Wurunjeri-william clan.