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Discovering History (Middle Primary) First Fleet: The Voyage (Reading Level 30+/F&P Level Z)

Liz Flaherty

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Discovering History (Middle Primary) First Fleet: The Voyage (Reading Level 30+/F&P Level Z)

By Liz Flaherty
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Overview
Author
Liz Flaherty
Edition
1st
ISBN
9781442559646
Published Date
23/04/2012
Pages
32
The Voyage tells the story of the terrifying voyage made by 1500 men, women and children from England to Australia on the 11 ships of the First Fleet in 1787. Find out who was on which ship, how the ships travelled south and who was in charge.

This book is classified as Reading Level 30+ / Fountas and Pinnell Level Z. Visit our Levelled readers page for further information on reading levels.

Biography
Written by a wide range of experienced children’s authors specialising in history at primary level.
Features

Features include:

  • Clear and concise text accompanied by contemporary and historic photographs
  • A timeline of key events
  • A glossary explaining new words and phrases
  • An index.
Target audience
Suitable for middle primary students.
Series overview

The First Fleet series describes what life was like in England for different groups of people in the late 18th century, and tells the story of the terrifying voyage to Australia in 1787 made by 1,500 men, women and children from England on the 11 ships of the First Fleet. Meet some of the First Fleet convicts, officers and sailors, whose names you might still recognise today. Finally, find out about the first weeks and months the new arrivals spent in New South Wales.

Table of contents
  • Captain Arthur Phillip
  • The First Fleet Ships
  • The First Fleet Passengers
  • Getting the Convicts Ready
  • Other First Fleeters
  • Preparing the Fleet
  • Setting Sail
  • Tenerife
  • Rio de Janeiro to the Cape of Good Hope
  • Final Stop-over
  • The Arrival
  • Illness and Death
  • Children and Babies
  • Timeline
  • Glossary
  • Index
  • Find Out More

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