This week we will be investigating the Aboriginal culture in association with NAIDOC week
I will know I have been successful when:
# Participate in all tasks
# Listen and Discuss Poem and Dream Time stories
# Understand the meaning and history behind NAIDOC week
DreamTime – How the kangaroo got its pouch
Dreamtime – Where rainbows come from.
Sun Arise – Rolf Harris/Harry Butler
NAIDOC Week – 3-10th July
q1) What does NAIDOC stand for?
q2) Why does Australia have a NAIDOC Week?
q3) Can you name what you think is the most significant event in the timeline (above)
Today we are going to learn about the life of Ned Kelly
# Listen to the history of Ned Kelly
# Read the ballad about Ned Kelly
# Judge (by commenting) whether you think he was an outlaw or a hero -state your reasons.
Vocabulary: Your interpretation of the authors meaning:
1) Are you really disappearing? 2) Is it standing by your mate? 3) Fair Dinkum 4) Can you bear the load?
1a) When you listen to the words – what do you think of? 1b) In the tribute to Steve Irwin what links can you make to the Emu Gully Philosophy?
1c) Explain how this ballad and ‘Mate-ship’ fit together?
Our philosophy is that your success in life, whether personally or corporately, will be based primarily on your character.
That is; “The real you” and the way you handle the circumstances of life, whether they be good or bad.
a) Favourite memory from camp? b) Best activity c) What does ‘Mateship’ mean to you now? d) Your thoughts on the Emu Gully Philosophy & how it relates to you.
Quote of the Week
- 1) What is the author trying to say?