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The following copyright material can be used and reproduced in whole or in part for non-commercial educational purposes* in Australia until 30 June 2017:
Maths F-4, Footage 3: Nelson Maths calculator software, Cengage Learning Australia; Maths 5-8, Footage 1 and History F-4, Footage 7, 8 & 9: : Google map, Google 2011.
English 5-8: The Lost Thing by Shaun Tan, Hachette Australia.
History  F-4, Footage 2: In My Day, Dave Jones; History F-4, Footage 6 & 9: Photographs from the family album of Stan Seymour, Stan Seymour 2011;  History  F-4, Footage 9: Mapping Our Anzacs website, National Archives of Australia; History  F-4, Footage 9: Studio portrait of three soldiers, Australian War Memorial; History 5-8, footage 2, 3, 4, 5 6 & 10: Attack on settler's hut, National Library of Australia; History 5-8, Footage 8 & 9: Olympic Runner Cathy Freeman training, 1993, National Archives of Australia; History 5-8, Footage 9: TimeRime software, TimeRime; History 5-8, Footage 9:  Catherine Freeman aged ten years old, Catherine Freeman; History 5-8, Footage 9:  Cathy Freeman at the Commonwealth Games, 1994, Sport, the library; History 9-10, Using Wikis in the classroom: Heafner, T., & Friedman, A. (2008). Wikis and Constructivism in Secondary Social Studies: Fostering a Deeper Understanding. Computers in the Schools, Taylor & Francis Ltd;  History 9-10, footage 2: Mr Arthur Calwell with the Kalnins family - the 50,000th New Australian, National Archives of Australia; History 9-10, footage 2: 50,000th Dutch migrant, arrives in Australia aboard the SIBAJAK, National Archives of Australia; History 9-10, footage 2: Australia - land of tomorrow, National Archives of Australia.

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