NEW FOR 2020

Jacaranda
History Alive

For the Victorian Curriculum

Jacaranda is excited to announce that new editions of the Jacaranda History Alive series are coming for the 2020 school year. Written by practising teachers and passionate subject experts, the new series includes a wealth of resources across multiple formats designed to spark students’ curiosity, build skills, and empower teachers to teach their class their way.



Five new Victorian Humanities series

We are publishing a complete suite of Humanities resources for the 2020 school year, giving you the flexibility of a complete package or individual subjects – the choice is yours!

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Lessons by Victoria’s best teachers

A selection of video lessons delivered by passionate subject teachers bring History topics to life to complement and enrich the classroom experience.

Unmatched teacher support – teachON

Practical teaching advice, teacher-led videos and lesson plans, designed to save time and provide inspiration and support for teachers.

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Thinking Big research projects

Thinking Big research projects for every topic provide opportunities for students to delve deeper, think creatively and work collaboratively.

Focus on skills – SkillBuilders

Jacaranda’s award-winning SkillBuilders develop students’ skills in an engaging and accessible way. Delivered through our proven Tell me, Show me, Let me do it! approach and available in every topic.

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  • Series features

    The latest editions of the Jacaranda History Alive VC series include these key features:

    • teachON – video lessons by Victoria’s best teachers, teaching advice and lesson plans
    • learnON – our most powerful digital learning platform
      • An immersive digital platform in which students and teachers are connected
      • Rich media to engage and inspire
      • Immediate, corrective feedback for students and an in-built testmaker for teachers to create assignments from a large pool of questions for immediate, spaced and mixed practice.
      • Results reported against skills and content allow unmatched visibility of students’ progress.
    • Thinking Big research projects – creative, imaginative, collaborative activities
    • SkillBuilders – Tell me, Show me, Let me do it!

  • Formats

    Jacaranda provides a range of format options to allow teachers to teach their class their way.

    Print


    Printed textbook with free digital code inside

    Digital


    learnON is our immersive and flexible digital learning platform.

    iPad app


    Trusted Jacaranda content available online and offline through the iPad app

    PDF


    Downloadable PDFs available in the learnON platform

  • Authors

    Robert Darlington

    Anne Low

    Benjamin Rood

    Yasmine McCafferty

    Allen Kerr

    Graeme Smithies

    Isabella Webster

    Ashley Wood

    Luke Jackson

    Nicholas Hughes

  • Offers and complementary products

     

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    Jacaranda Bundle Offers

    Get Jacaranda History Alive VC as part of the Jacaranda Value Bundle (print with digital) or the Jacaranda Digital Bundle (digital-only). These bundles provide trusted, high quality resources, at one low price to meet the unique needs of every Victorian school.

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    Jacaranda World History Atlas

    myWorld History Atlas is a unique digital atlas that brings to life the content of the printed Jacaranda World History Atlas.

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Jacaranda History Alive VC series

The Jacaranda History Alive Victorian Curriculum series is available in a print with digital (learnON) or digital-only format to allow teachers to teach their class, their way. For digital customers, use your resource both online and offline with downloadable PDFs and the iPad app.

  • Year 7

    Print with digital


    Jacaranda History Alive 7 VC 2E

    Title: Jacaranda History Alive 7 Victorian Curriculum 2E learnON & Print
    ISBN: 9780730378518
    Publication date: November 2019
    RRP: $59.95

    Printed textbook with free digital code inside.

     

    Digital


    Jacaranda History Alive 7 VC 2E

    Title: Jacaranda History Alive 7 Victorian Curriculum 2E learnON
    ISBN: 9780730378556
    Publication date: November 2019
    RRP: $44.95

    learnON is the digital platform for students and teachers. Teachers get access to a bank of additional support resources – free!

    More sample chapters are available for this title.
    View all sample chapters here
    Jacaranda History Alive 7 VC 2E
    Topic 1: Historical skills and concepts Topic 5: Ancient Greece
    Topic 2: The ancient world: C. 60 000 BCE to c. 650 CE Topic 6: Ancient Rome
    Topic 3: Ancient Australia Topic 7: Ancient China
    Topic 4: Ancient Egypt Topic 8: Ancient India

  • Year 8

    Print with digital


    Jacaranda History Alive 8 VC 2E

    Title: Jacaranda History Alive 8 Victorian Curriculum 2E learnON & Print
    ISBN: 9780730378587
    Publication date: November 2019
    RRP: $59.95

    Printed textbook with free digital code inside.

     

    Digital


    Jacaranda History Alive 8 VC 2E

    Title: Jacaranda History Alive 8 Victorian Curriculum 2E learnON
    ISBN: 9780730378723
    Publication date: November 2019
    RRP: $44.95

    learnON is the digital platform for students and teachers. Teachers get access to a bank of additional support resources – free!

    More sample chapters are available for this title.
    View all sample chapters here
    Jacaranda History Alive 8 VC 2E
    Topic 1: Historical skills and concepts Topic 7: Mongol expansion (c. 1206–1368)
    Topic 2: From the ancient to the modern world Topic 8: Japan under the shoguns (c. 794–1867)
    Topic 3: The Vikings (c. 790–1066) Topic 9: Polynesian expansion across the Pacific (c. 700–1756)
    Topic 4: Medieval Europe (c. 590–1500) Topic 10: Renaissance Italy (c. 1400–1600)
    Topic 5: The Ottoman Empire (c. 1299–1683) Topic 11: The Spanish conquest of the Americas (c. 1492–1572)
    Topic 6: Angkor and the Khmer Empire (c. 802–1431)

  • Year 9

    Print with digital


    Jacaranda History Alive 9 VC 2E

    Title: Jacaranda History Alive 9 Victorian Curriculum 2E learnON & Print
    ISBN: 9780730380511
    Publication date: November 2019
    RRP: $59.95

    Printed textbook with free digital code inside.

     

    Digital


    Jacaranda History Alive 9 VC 2E

    Title: Jacaranda History Alive 9 Victorian Curriculum 2E learnON
    ISBN: 9780730380528
    Publication date: November 2019
    RRP: $44.95

    learnON is the digital platform for students and teachers. Teachers get access to a bank of additional support resources – free!

    More sample chapters are available for this title.
    View all sample chapters here
    Jacaranda History Alive 9 VC 2E
    Topic 1: Historical skills and concepts Topic 5: Australia (1750–1918): Colonisation and conflict
    Topic 2: The Industrial Revolution (1750–1914): Technology and progress Topic 6: Australia (1750–1918): From colonies to nationhood
    Topic 3: The Industrial Revolution (1750–1914): The impact on people Topic 7: China (1750–1918)
    Topic 4: Movement of peoples (1750–1914) Topic 8: World War I (1914–1918)

  • Year 10

    Print with digital


    Jacaranda History Alive 10 VC 2E

    Title: Jacaranda History Alive 10 Victorian Curriculum 2E learnON & Print
    ISBN: 9780730380276
    Publication date: November 2019
    RRP: $59.95

    Printed textbook with free digital code inside.

     

    Digital


    Jacaranda History Alive 10 VC 2E

    Title: Jacaranda History Alive 10 Victorian Curriculum 2E learnON
    ISBN: 9780730380283
    Publication date: November 2019
    RRP: $44.95

    learnON is the digital platform for students and teachers. Teachers get access to a bank of additional support resources – free!

    More sample chapters are available for this title.
    View all sample chapters here
    Jacaranda History Alive 10 VC 2e
    Topic 1: Historical skills and concepts Topic 5: Popular culture (1945–present)
    Topic 2: Causes of World War II Topic 6: The environment movement
    Topic 3: The course and consequences of World War II Topic 7: Migration experiences
    Topic 4: Rights and freedoms (1945–present) Topic 8: Political crisis

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