Stories from the Bunker
What can collection objects reveal about our democracy, our rights and freedoms and how to be an active and engaged citizen?
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Stories from the Bunker:
- short clips for classroom use
- unpack the stories behind some interesting objects from our collection storage facility at MoAD – affectionately titled, the Bunker
- content aligned to the Australian Curriculum – HASS and Civics and Citizenship sub-strand
- addresses historical thinking concepts such as sources, continuity and change, cause and effect, significance and empathy
- accompanied by teacher focus questions and additional resource links
The first of the series looks at how our Collection Management team care for our collection and the objects in the Bunker … learn some tricks of the trade. The remaining episodes examine specific objects.
Episode 1 – Our Collection
Episode 2 – Federation Medal
Episode 3 – The Stenograph Machine
Episode 4 – Suffrage
- Activities and additional resources
- MoAD Collection Objects – Suffrage
More episodes to come ...
If you have a suggestion or request for a Stories from the Bunker episode – please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org