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Picture Kit - Situational English for Newcomers to Australia, Department of Education & Science, circa 1970 Document Reg. No: SH 910815

Summary:
Picture Kit, Situational English for Newcomers to Australia, prepared for the Department of Immigration by the Department of Education & Science, circa 1970. The illustrations for the kit are by Peter Russell-Clarke. This kit was used as an aid for teaching children form Non-English speaking backgrounds English. The Department of Immigration also produced radio programmes and booklets, to help children learn English.
Description:
Cream cloth covered cardboard rectangular box with a red paper cover on front with black cartoon sketches on it and an orange circle containing the title. Box contains 51 sheets of cardboard, numbered 1-51 with colour pictures on them.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Department of Education, 1991
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 26.00 cm (Height), 4.50 cm (Width), 39.30 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: children, settlement, migration settlement, language education, education kits
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Settlement - Education & Training
Tertiary Classification: language education
Inscriptions: Title on front cover: Situational English for Newcomers to Australia.
Illustrator: Mr Peter Russell-Clarke, Australia, circa 1970
Publisher: Department of Immigration, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, circa 1970
Place & Date Used: Australia, circa 1970s
Creator: Department of Education & Science, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, circa 1970
References: (ESL) English as a second language

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