Write a short story based on facts about life in early Hobart. Record yourself reading it onto a video. You may work with a partner.
Create a sequence of at least 3 journal entries. Pretend you are a young woman or man living in Hobart in the early 1900’s. Describe what your life was like during this time. What were the hardships and what were the joys? You might add photographs to demonstrate your point. Brainstorm your ideas with a partner.
The Tasmanian Tiger and other wildlife is an important part of Hobart’s history. Here is footage of the Tasmanian Tiger which is now extinct.
Act out an important event from Hobart’s history. You may use a narrator and film it to present to the class. The topic is your choice. Work in groups of 3 or 4.