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Aboriginal Education

Number of learning resources: 15

Science

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Environmental walk on Mooro land: Swanbourne Primary School
This lesson offers a basis for a series exploring local environment from an Aboriginal perspective, and offering opportunities...
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Tracking
This lesson examines animal tracks and their effects on Aboriginal people's past and present lives. Aspects like: identifying...

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Caring for wetlands: the Noongar way
This unit of five lessons studies how Noongar people protect the environment and care for wetlands. They know how important...
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Cultural concepts
This unit of four lessons studies key aspects of Aboriginal culture, social structure, and the Dreaming. It addresses many...
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Dryandra woodland
This unit of two lessons explores the significance of Dryandra woodland to Nyoongar people. Issues such as: conserving woodlands,...
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Mooro people travelling
Whole school project, stage one, focusing on understanding Australia's Indigenous peoples; importance of reconciliation;...
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Names of parts of the environment
This unit of five lessons explains issues involved in teaching Aboriginal languages and provides an effective approach to...
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Noongar cultural and natural resource practices
This unit of four lessons explores Aboriginal people's relationship with nature and responsibility to maintain natural order....
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Nyuntu ninti (what you should know)
This unit of eight lessons explores a picture book and dvd focusing on Uluru and its traditional custodians. It addresses...
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Our community collage
This unit of six lessons encourages students to investigate and discuss their local communities and culture. Group work skills...
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Spear throwing
This unit of six lessons explores the concept of length/distance measurement in an Aboriginal cultural context. Non-standard...
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Traditional Aboriginal studies: cultural workshops
An outline of process and content of ten, one hour workshops, conducted over two days at Warnbro Community High School to...

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Noongar seasons
This series of four lessons explores the Noongar seasons, compares them with European seasons, and investigates differences...
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A 'long-time' visit to Kakadu
This unit of four lessons explores ways Aboriginal people learn about, collect and use bush tucker. Activities based on the...
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Seasons' influences
This unit of six lessons builds on APAC261. It compares European and traditional Aboriginal seasons in Kakadu and explores...
Science
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