Australian Aboriginal Dreamtime Story: How the Birds got their Songs and Colours
Looking for a cultural story for a class presentation or assembly? Want to have an accompanying art display? Everything you need is here! #dreamtime #Australia #Aboriginal
For the Love of Art
These might just be the cutest little creatures I've seen my kids create! We used model magic to create the polar bears after discussing different poses and the parts of the bear. We rolled a sphere for the head, then pinched the snout and ears, we rolled a potato-like shape for the body, 4 "logs" for the legs, and a tiny sphere for the tail. Then we smushed it all together, and used scissors to cut claws, and black markers to make eyes, nose, and mouth. Next week we will add scarves and a…
Aboriginal Culture Investigation Lesson Plan - Year 3/4 - Australian Curriculum Lessons
Summary of lesson plan: Students will be working in groups to investigate one area of traditional Aboriginal culture. They will research their topic over a few days, will create a PowerPoint presentation and will present these to the class. Australian Curriculum Links: ACELA1488: Understand that social interactions influence the way people engage with ideas and […]
Why Koala Has a Stumpy Tail (Animated Stories for Kids)
When Tree Kangaroo and Koala dig a well to get some water, Tree Kangaroo ends up doing all of the work and Koala ends up with a stumpy tail in this origin st...