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Dreaming

Stories of the Dreaming (Australian Museum)

Dreamtime stories (from Kullilla Art). Click on Water, Sky, Land, People, or Instruments to read these stories.

The Dreaming - Australia's Culture Portal (Govt. site)

Dust Echoes : Ancient Stories, New Voices : a series of twelve beautifully animated dreamtime stories from Central Arnhem Land, telling stories of love, loyalty, duty to country and aboriginal custom and law. (From the Dust Echoes web page)
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Art

Affirmations of Identity (Board of Studies, NSW) - photography, pottery, masks, paintings, ...

SOSE

Map of Aboriginal Australia (Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet)
Indigenous Language Map (ABC Indigenous)
Australian Human Rights Commission : About Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Links to reports on stolen generation, native title, social justice, ...
Reconciliation Australia - check Reconciliation Resources
Reconciliation (culture.gov.au)
Invasion and Resistance Kit - Timeline (Board of Studies, NSW) - posters 1770-2010 - "the richness and the ongoing impact of Aboriginal people on the social, political and economic development on the emerging nation of Australia".
Holding Our Tongues (ABC Hindsight) - listen to examples of language and watch archival video
12 Canoes (NFSA) and Study Guide
burarra.png Find out about the Burarra way of life in Northern Australia.

Technology

Aboriginal Technology (The SCISLands, Questacon)
Australian Indigenous Tools and Technology (culture.gov.au)

Science

Aboriginal Astronomy Stories about: The Southern Cross, The Sun, The Seasons, The Moon, The Morning Star, The Emu, The Seven Sisters and Tagai (the warrior).

Aboriginal Education

Aboriginal Education - Board of Studies, NSW
Aboriginal Education : Aboriginal Perspectives Across the Curriculum (DET, WA) - check lesson plans in subject areas and general resources which include reconciliation, history and culture.
Australian Aboriginal Culture - Creative Spirits site
Australia's Indigenous Cultural Heritate - Australia's Culture Portal - Govt. site
Dare to Lead - focus on improving educational outcomes for Indigenous students
What Works : The Work Program - improving outcomes for Indigenous students
AIATSIS - family history, languages, research, ...
NATSIEW - National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Education Website
Indigenous Perspectives Across the Curriculum - NATSIEW links to many sites)-
Little Red Yellow Black Site - looking at Aboriginal culture, sport, governance, reconciliation, resistance, ...
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures - cross curriculum perspectives in the National Curriculum, ACARA

Acknowledgement of Country
I/we would like to acknowledge that this meeting is being held on the traditional lands of the (appropriate group) people. Or I/we would like to acknowledge the traditional custodians of this land and pay my/our respects to the Elders both past, present and future for they hold the memories, the traditions, the culture and hopes of Indigenous Australia.



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