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Took The Children Away

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Written by Archie Roach and illustrated by Ruby Hunter


Took The Children Away is a powerful children's book, that comes from the lived heartache and pain of what we know today as The Stolen Generations. Based on Archie Roach's iconic song 'Took The Children Away' from his debut album Charcoal Lane, is his children's picture illustrated by his late wife, Ruby Hunter. Took The Children Away is an exceptional resource for year 3, 4, 5, and 6 and is a perfect for your English and History programs.


Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6


English, HASS, History, Geography, Civics and Citizenship, The Arts


Sorry Day, International Women's Day, NAIDOC Week 2022, International Day of Older Persons

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