Once Upon A Crime.

Project Info

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Project Description


A song about Australian convicts and their history. Taking multiple data sets about Australian convicts, we used the information in them to write a song about two convicts in particular. this song is designed to be informative, and enjoyable. it is suitable for school and community.


Data Story


We used the data to source all our information, and combined it into song format as a story telling and learning mechanism.


Evidence of Work

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Team DataSets

Tasmanian Convicts (1803-1893)

Description of Use: Used to collect information and instrumental in writing song

Data Set

Convict Indexes

Description of Use: Used to collect information and instrumental in writing song

Data Set

Early Treasures - Story Book (1811 - 1859)

Description of Use: Instrumental in writing song and collecting information.

Data Set

State Library of Queensland - British convict transportation registers

Description of Use: Instrumental in writing song and collecting information.

Data Set

Convict register (chronological) 1824 to 1839

Description of Use: Instrumental in writing song and collecting information.

Data Set

Challenges

Digital Culture

Region: South Australia

Challenge

Physical Culture

Region: South Australia

Challenge

Showcasing our regions

Region: South Australia

Challenge

🌟 Telling Stories with Open Data

Region: Victoria

Challenge

🌟 Unearthing Victoria – telling stories of the past that speak to the problems of today

Region: Victoria

Challenge

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