[Episode 15 | 1868 : Minna]
Minna and some of her friends play the game 'Bloody Mary' and scare each other with stories about what she is like. After Minna breaks their mirror, she decides to give the neighbourhood boys a fright by crawling under their house and making strange noises.
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In this clip, Adelaide's brother offers Minna some money for a dare. During the 19th century and part of the 20th century, Australia used an imperial system of currency based on the British system.
Student Activity Sheet H15.1: Old money
In this clip, Minna plays with the children of a wealthy landowner. The type of clothes each child is wearing reflects the many differences in gender and social class of the 1860s.
Student Activity Sheet H15.2 Fashion and social class