Curriculum Units

AC History Units
Developed by teachers as a joint initiative between HTAA and ESA.
Year levels: 2, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and “Introduction to teaching History”

Curriculum Sharing Project
Developed by teachers as a joint initiative between HTAA and DVA.
Year levels: 2, 3, 6, 9 and 10


Australian War Memorial – Education

Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House

Civics and Citizenship Education

Department of Veterans’ Affairs – Education

History Channel Classroom

Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History

Yad Vashem Holocaust Education


National History Challenge

National History Challenge

2016 Theme: ‘Triumph or Tragedy?’
Year levels: P-12

Visit the National History Challenge website for more information.

The Simpson Prize

Simpson Prize

2016 Question: The landing at Gallipoli on 25 April 1915 is often given prominence in accounts of the Gallipoli campaign. What other events or experiences of the campaign would you argue require more attention? Why?
Year levels: 9-10

Visit the Simpson Prize website for more information.

Australian History Competition

Australian History Competition

Competition date: 25 May 2016 (Provisional)
Year levels: 8 and 10

Visit the Australian History Competition website for more information.