Remember what we learned about the First Fleet? Listen to the lyrics in this song and imagine all the different people who came to Australia after 26 January 1788.
1. “I am Australian” – music video of the song
2. MY COUNTRY – a poem by Dorothea McKellar
This poet wrote about all the things which are special about Australia in her famous poem, “My Country”. Enjoy her reading of it in this clip.
Looking at the describing words (adjectives) she uses, you are going to illustrate her famous verse of this poem.
3. ALL ABOUT THE FLAG will take you to the Australian Flag Website.