EDUCATION

Her Place Women's Museum develops and shares engaging and wide-reaching education programs to accompany exhibitions. The programs include primary and secondary curriculum-linked education resources for students and teachers.

These free classroom resources are intended to assist teachers to introduce and contextualise the stories of Her Place exhibitions.

Resources by Exhibition

Women of the Land / 13 October – 26 November 2017

General Resources

Victorian Curriculum Links - Primary and Secondary
Scavenger Hunt - Primary 
Post-visit reflection - Primary
Post-visit reflection - Secondary
Overview and Lesson Plan - Secondary

Lesson Plans and Activities

Pat Bigham
# Lesson plan – Secondary
# CFA Fact Sheet – Secondary

Maisie Carr (nee Fawcett)
# Lesson plan – Secondary
# Word Search Activity – Primary

Aunty Fay Carter
# Lesson Plan – Secondary

Val Lang
# Lesson Plan – Secondary

Her Place: Remarkable Women / 24 May – 18 June 2017

PRIMARY

General Resources
Overview & Lesson Plans
Scavenger Hunt sheet
Post-Visit Reflection
Victorian Curriculum links

Activities
Susan Alberti – Activity
Paola Balla – Activity 
Maisie Carr (nee Fawcett) – Activity
Joan Kirner – Activity 
Halima Mohamed – Activity 
Brigitte Muir – Activity 
Peta Searle – Activity 
Diane Wright – Activity

SECONDARY

General Resources
Scavenger Hunt sheet
Post-Visit Reflection
Victorian Curriculum links

Lesson Plans and Activities

Susan Alberti
# Lesson Plan 
# Activity 

Paola Balla
#Lesson Plan 

Pat Bigham
#Lesson Plan 
#CFA Fact Sheet

Maisie Carr (nee Fawcett)
Lesson Plan 

Joan Kirner
#Lesson Plan 

Val Lang
#Lesson Plan

Halima Mohamed
#Lesson Plan 

Brigitte Muir
#Lesson Plan 

Peta Searle
#Lesson Plan 
#Women and Sport Fact and Myth Activity 
#Teacher Answer Key
#See, Think, Wonder Visual Thinking Activity

Her Place: Women in the West / 7–31 March 2017

General Resources

Activity Sheet - Primary
Scavenger Hunt - Primary
Scavenger Hunt - Secondary
Post-visit reflection - Primary
Post-visit reflection - Secondary
Victorian Curriculum links - Primary and Secondary

Lesson Plans and Activities (Secondary)

Susan Alberti
# Lesson plan
# Visual Activity

Paola Balla
# Lesson plan 

Ruth Crow
# Lesson plan
Podcast - Ruth Crow
Commissioned by Arts House (2016).

Maisie Carr (nee Fawcett)
# Lesson Plan

Kerry Greenwood
# Lesson plan

Joan Kirner
# Lesson plan

Melba Marginson
Lesson plan

Halima Mohamed
# Lesson plan

Alice Pung
# Lesson plan

Peta Searle
# Lesson plan
# Women and Sport Fact and Myth Activity 
# Teacher Answer Key 
# See, Think, Wonder Visual Thinking Activity

Acknowledgement

These resources were developed by a group of Victorian teachers who make up the Her Place Women's Museum Education Group:

  • Briony O'Keeffe, Fitzroy High School (and Fitzroy High School Feminist Collective founder)
  • Kylie Oliver, educator and Australian Education Union activist
  • Ingrid Hildebrand, St Catherine's School
  • Jess Duncan, Derrimut Primary School
  • Lola Jennings-Edquist, East Reservoir Primary School.

We thank them all,

Barb Jennings, Her Place Board Member