KS1 Aboriginal rainsticks                                                                                                                                                      More

- Aboriginal rainsticks are a fun and educational activity that focus on how different uses of various materials can be combined to create something that was used in Aboriginal communities.

There is so much about Australia that I love, however, I have always been interested in the beautiful art of our indigenous Australians . With this in mind I thought it might be fun for Possum and I to make our own version of the traditional musical instruments called clapping sticks.    Suggested Age: 2 years + You will …

Aboriginal Clapping Sticks

Aboriginal Clapping Sticks are an easy Australian craft that toddlers will love - both making and playing with afterwards. From @ LaughingKidsLearn

Simple recipe that teaches you how to make damper bread. This Australia Day get your children involved and use the simple ingredients needed to make damper from Laughing Kids Learn

Damper Bread

Simple recipe that teaches you how to make damper bread. This Australia Day get your children involved and use the simple ingredients needed to make damper from Laughing Kids Learn(Baking Bread With Kids)

Activities: Basket Weaving for Beginners

Basket Weaving for Beginners

B is for basket. I used this during my Native American study with grade. My students LOVED making woven baskets! Must have an odd number of flaps for this to work out properly.

2010 Elementary Art Show by jplatohayden, via Flickr                                                                                                                                                                                 More

examine how art has existed through time and how it can represent a group of people, e., prehistoric man and cave paintings. AFTER the "cave" is used for hibernation, it can be used for cave paintings done by cave kids! 2010 Elementary Art Show

Wombat stew dramatic play for Investigations. The kids were re-enacting wombat stew with the kinetic sand last term, so I lifted it up a notch.

Wombat stew dramatic play for Investigations. The kids were re-enacting wombat stew with the kinetic sand last term, so I lifted it up a notch.

Cardboard tube Frilled Neck Lizard

Cardboard tube Frilled Neck Lizard

Starbright Booragoon  Kindy - Naidoc week

Aboriginal traditions and history - great idea for a NAIDOC week display

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