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```					                                                              BLOOM'S TAXONOMY & MULTIPLE INTELLIGENCES
Bloom's Taxonomy: Six Thinking Levels
Seven ways to be smart                  Knowing                      Understanding                      Applying                    Analysing               Creating                Evaluating
KWL Chart Create a KWL                                                                                                                       Letter
Chart of what you know
News Article
Australia and what you want    Midas Touch Write an                                                                       How to Manual
All aboard Cobb & Co
to find out.                   explanation as to why gold is
Searching for gold
treasured.                                                                                                    Imagine you are a digger
Verbal                                                                                                                                    Write a manual on
Research Cobb & Co. and                           and write a letter home to
Research the topic using the                                                                                          the methods used to
What methods were used to write a report about their                        your family telling them of
interactive CD "Australia's    Read the story of "King Midas                                                          find gold.
I enjoy reading, writing &                                                                    find gold?                part in the Australian                            you experiences.
Goldrush", the Kidcyber site   and the Golden Touch" and
speaking                                                                                                       Gold Rush.
and any book resources         answer the questions.
Remember to use
available to you.                                                                                                                            Write a Newspaper Article
procedure text.
to report on events at the
Diggings.
Chart.
How Long?

Using the information         Immigrants Collect the
How much? Find out what                                                                                                                      Excursion Accountant
value gold has at the moment. US\$ to Aus\$                                                       immigration figures for
ports and major gold finds
This information is shown                                                                       the Gold Rush Era.
calculate the time it would                                                How many students went
each night at the end of the  Currency Converter.                 take to walk from the ports                          Immigrant graph       on the Excursion to
news on television
to the Gold Field if you    Welcome Stranger         Use the information   Ballarat?
Mathematical
When you have the value of an      were able to walk 20km per  Some large nuggets were on immigration to
How far? Use maps and            ounce of gold from the television. day.                        found during the gold    create a graph to     Use a graph to show the
I enjoy working with numbers atlases to find out how far it is                                                               rush. Use a database to  show where the        school, number of students
& science          between: Sydney ----Bathurst,                                                                   record the Name of the   diggers immigrated
Ballarat and Adelong.             Calculate the value of an ounce of Australia's worth How                                                     per school, cost per student,
much does the Reserve      Nugget, its weight in    from                  total number of students,
Melbourne--- Bathurst,            gold in Australian Dollars.
Bank of Australia hold in  ounces its weight in                           total cost of the excursion.
Ballarat and Adelong.                                                                           grams and today’s value.
Gold? Calculate its cash
Robe S.A. --- Bathurst,
value, remember to convert Order the list from
Ballarat and Adelong                                                                            heaviest to lightest.
to Australian Dollars.
Clothing of the day
Research clothing worn
1850's, what did we look                                                                     by the diggers, troopers, a
like?                           Timeline                                                     government official,
women and a chinaman. Diorama                      Tools to fossick and
Make drawings of these                             mine
Visual/Spacial          Look through paintings and    Draw and illustrate your own      Where in Australia
or use the templates to
images of the clothing worn   Gold Rush Timeline.                                                                        Create a diorama
make a display for the
in the 1850's. Make sketches                                    Draw a map of Australia                                  showing a scene from   Sketch tools used to search
I enjoy painting, drawing &                                                                                                classroom.
of clothing worn by the                                         and mark the Gold Rush                                   the gold rush.         for gold.
visualizing          Chinese, diggers and troopers                                   sites
Patents
Draw a map of Australia
showing the states of 1850.                                                                  Write a report of the
patents technology. Draw
and label models
Dance, games and
Recreation
Time for a board
Research the dance, games                                                                    Game
and recreation of the times.    Eureka Stockade Scene                                                                    Play Time
Wanted
Kinaesthetic                                                                                                        Look at a range of board
On Stage
Photographer                    Draw a scene showing the Eureka Research Bushrangers of      games to get some ideas.     Write and cast a play
I enjoy doing hands-on                                      Stockade Rebellion.             the time and draw a wanted   Then plan and make a        about the Gold Rush
school assembly
activities, sports & dance                                                                   poster for two of the        board game called "Gold
While on your excursion to                                      bushrangers                  Fever".
the Ballarat and Bendigo
Gold Fields you are to take
photos to be used in a
PowerPoint display telling of
Musician
Stories of the songs            Songs to sing
Musical                                                                                                          Name that tune
Songs of the Gold Rush                                                                                                   Write a song about     Star Struck
Learn some of the songs                                  the gold rush and
Select a song of the time or about about the Gold Rush or       Research entertainers of
I enjoy making & listening to Research the songs and music                                                                 the Gold Fields. Located
music to accompany     Perform songs learnt at a
of the Gold Rush Era.        the gold rush and explain what the from the Gold Rush Era.                                  it.                    school assembly
music                                                                                                           an example of their work.
story the song is telling.
Healthy Diet

A women's place                                                                               From your research list
Aboriginals and the
the food eaten by diggers.
Eureka 5 Whys.                    gold rush
Brainstorm with the class                                                                     Compare this to the food                         Strike it Rich
we eat today. Discuss      Quiz Master
what the role of Women was
Interpersonal           during the Gold Rush and list Research the Eureka Stockade      With a partner research the   with the class what the
effect that the Gold Rush     health of the diggers      Create a multiple-    Use the Quiz questions to
their responsibilities.       and use the Five Whys technique
had on the Aboriginal         might have been like.      choice quiz about the play "Stick it Rich"
I enjoy working with others                                 with the class.
population and prepare a                                 Gold Rush in
Listen to the story by Rachel                                   list of advantages and                                   Australia.
Tonkin "To the Goldfields!"                                                                   Classroom Display
and see if you can add to the                                   indigenous population.
list.                                                                                         Make a classroom display
depicting life on the Gold
Fields.
Ballarat Cloze
If the hat fits.
Dragon Boat
Goldfields Simulation                                           Go to the Ballarat gold
Write an account of the
fields. Your User Id is:      Use the CD Rom               Excursion Power         gold rush from the
Use the CD Rom "Goldfields" Women Venn                          student and your password     "Convict Fleet to Dragon     Point                   perspective of one of the
Make notes of the problems                                      is: belts.                    Boat" to write a recount
Intrapersonal                                                                                                                                                              following:
faced by the diggers.       How is the life of women of the                                   of your experiences as a     Create a PowerPoint
Gold Rush Era different than that                                 Chinese Digger.
I enjoy working by myself                                 of women today? Use a Venn                                                                                             Chinese
Exercise.                       Adelong Mine                 Gold Fields of
findings.
Victoria.               Bushranger     Inn Keeper
Research the Gold Rush of
Wife of a
Adelong.                                                                                      Write a report of the Gold                           Trooper