NAIDOC week 2016: Songlines
The theme for NAIDOC week 2016 is Songlines: The Living Narrative of our Nation. But what exactly are "Songlines"? For Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the Dreamtime describes a time when the earth, people and animals were created by our ancestral spiritual beings. They created the rivers, lakes, plants, land formations and living creatures. Dreaming tracks crisscross Australia and trace the journeys of our ancestral spirits as they created the land, animals and lores. These…
Hands Up for Creativity! A handy way to review line quality
I'm about to enter the last week of the first quarter and just now getting around to blogging about one of my first projects of the year! Keeping up with 3 schools can be a bit hectic...but lots of creative fun is happening in my Art Rooms and I get at least one hug a day thanking me for it. This year I decided to start the year by doing one line project with all my 1st graders and 2nd graders and another project with all of my 3rd - 5th graders instead of my usual different project for each…
Aboriginal Kangaroo coloring page | Free Printable Coloring Pages
Aboriginal Kangaroo coloring page from Aboriginal Art category. Select from 32439 printable crafts of cartoons, nature, animals, Bible and many more.
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NAIDOC Week Activities
Everything you need to celebrate NAIDOC Week in your classroom and explore Australian Aboriginal culture. Activities, craft, wall displays, dot painting outlines, vocabulary and much more.
Sesame Street: Five Kangaroos with Jessica Mauboy!
What messages does this portray about Australia? Sesame Street: Five Kangaroos with Jessica Mauboy!