Our National Flag...since 1901


Middle primary/Upper primary

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Our National Flag ... since 1901 is a video that explores the origins and values that have gone into making the Australian national flag. The video and teachers notes aim to foster primary school students' understanding of the national flag.

The Teachers' Notes are available as a PDF file for printing. They include:

  • Video at a glance
  • Background notes
  • Indicators of student achievement
  • Key words
  • Additional resource list
  • A set of 11 teaching and learning activities

National Flag Day is 3 September. Visit the Australian National Flag Association site to access more information and resources.

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