The Happiest Refugee – Context study

Key question:

Does the government have the right to enlist citizens to fight a war?

Resources to explore:

Luck of the draw

The Birthday Ballot marbles

The Birthday Ballot – How would you have done?

Australia and the Vietnam War


Vietnam Veterans – Personal stories – Just click on one of the veterans.  There is a transcript below the video.

Vietnam: a brief history

About the Vietnam War – video clip – Year 9 English: The Happiest Refugee Context study.

A Vietnamese family – during the war: audio file.