teacher Resource Kits

These comprehensive teacher resource kits are geared to Stage 3 learners (Years 5 & 6), although advanced Year 4 and many Year 7 students will also find the worksheets interesting and challenging.

The worksheets extend each adventure over a wide variety of subject areas, so teachers can readily choose an activity most suited to their class at a particular time.

The Technology page attached to each adventure allows students to research more information using the internet or library books.

  • Comprehension
  • Cloze Passage
  • Maths
  • Science
  • Technology

  • Art
  • Crossword
  • Music

Topics Covered in the Books:

* Australian History

Book 1: History’s a Mystery
  • Robin Hood
  • WW II Hiroshima
  • Ancient Rome
  • Thomas Edison
  • Eureka Stockade*
  • Antarctica with Shackleton*
  • Marco Polo
  • 1800’s Christmas
  • Dicken’s London
  • First Fleet Sydney Town*
  • Spartacus Pirates
  • Egyptian Pyramids
  • Slavery in USA
  • Pompeii & Mt Vesuvius
  • Camelot Castle
Book 3: History’s STILL a Mystery
  • Opening of Sydney Harbour Bridge *
  • The Sydney Olympics *
  • Klondike Gold Rush
  • Galileo in Pisa
  • The Terracotta Army
  • The Taj Mahal
  • The Hindenburg
  • Christmas in Africa
  • Braveheart
  • The Great Wall of China
  • Skara Brae
  • WW II The Warsaw Ghetto
  • The Incas
  • Jesus
  • Stonehenge
  • Florence Nightingale

Book 2: History’s a Mystery AGAIN
  • Musketeers
  • Mt Everest
  • The Ancient Olympics
  • Davy Crockett
  • Eiffel Tower
  • The Aztecs
  • Cavemen of Lascaux
  • WW I Gallipoli & Simpson
  • Shakespeare
  • The Titanic
  • Dinosaurs in Queensland*
  • The Vikings
  • Rainforest *
  • Man on the Moon *
  • Ned Kelly *
  • Jesus
  • Into the Future
  • San Francisco Earthquake
  • The Boston Tea Party
  • Darwin in Galapagos
Book 3: History’s a Mystery ONCE MORE
  • Samurai
  • Tutankhamen’s Tomb
  • The Bastille
  • Breaker Morant *
  • Cleopatra
  • Nine Eleven
  • An Underground City
  • Louisbourg
  • WW II Lancaster Bomber
  • Cyclone Tracy *
  • Mozart
  • Stanley & Livingstone
  • The Panama Canal
  • The Circus
  • Broome Pearl Divers *
  • Houdini
  • Rugby
  • Boudicca
  • Custer’s Last Stand


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A Brummy's Backyard
As the lumbering jet swoops low over the grey, legoland housing rows that surround Heathrow Airport, the story of the author’s year of living in England begins. Recipients of a teaching exchange, Australians Dell and John are bound for schools in the West Midlands, and find that things are quite different in Brummyland.
The story of two young women determined to live outside the confines of the Victorian Age and who have a lasting impact on the fledgling town of Melbourne.
An epic story of life and death amid the turbulent years of the Victorian gold rush, narrated by the three main characters, Adam, Joey and Tom.
Penny Taylor, from London’s East End, finds herself part of the struggling Hapless family, living in a caravan park in the Illawarra on the south coast of New South Wales. She is kept busy with three young children, two of whom belong to Dudley Hapless, her present partner and a professional basketball player with the Hawks.
The Weif is a sweeping story of servitude and the struggle for freedom, of the law and its cruel inequities, of the privations and harshness of a rugged new land and of a brother and sister’s fragile home on life during the tumultuous early years of settlement in Australia.
Kit Markham’s world turns upside down when Jack, the boy she always believed she would marry, turns out to be her half-brother. At sixteen, feisty and headstrong, she leaves her home in Melbourne and flees to England. The year is 1855.
Stina caught the excitement spreading like wildfire amongst the passengers. The Friedeburg had anchored in Moreton Bay and the long and uneventful voyage was finally over.