How has changing technology affected people’s lives? What was life like during your parents’ and grandparents’ childhoods? Find out how people communicated in the past.
- How many objects can you find at home to use for communication?
- Ask a parent or grandparent about how they communicated differently when they were your age.
- Draw a picture of a communication object from the past and one from the present.
Australian Curriculum links
Year 1 History
Differences and similarities between students' daily lives and life during their parents’ and grandparents’ childhoods (ACHASSK030)
Year 2 History
How changing technology affected people’s lives (at home and in the ways they worked, travelled, communicated and played in the past) (ACHASSK046)
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