Indigenous Australians<br />By Katie Watson<br />
Traditional welcome<br />
Aboriginal flag<br />Black = The people		Red: The earth		Yellow: The Sun<br />
Aboriginal people<br />The word Aboriginal means “original inhabitants” in Latin (where many of our words come from)<br />...
The Dreamtime<br />The Dreamtime = the beginning of time<br />Pass down stories to the younger generations<br />Aboriginal...
Our Dreamtime story<br />Lets write our own Dreamtime story.<br />What will we write about?<br />
Aboriginal culture<br />They loved art, dance and songs.<br />In art they used to sculpture thing, do rock and bark painti...
Bush Tucker<br />Bush tucker link:<br />http://home.vicnet.net.au/~bangercc/bushtuckerlist.html<br />
Where they live<br />Australia as we know it:<br />
Where they live<br />Australia as the Aboriginal people know it:<br />
How they live<br />Aboriginal people know the time of day by listening to bird sounds, watching the shadows and following ...
Aboriginal homes<br />Aboriginal shelter link:<br />http://www.aboriginalenvironments.com/index.html?page=39084<br />
Activity<br />Think about what materials Aboriginal people would have had available to them. <br />Design your own home us...
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  1. 1. Indigenous Australians<br />By Katie Watson<br />
  2. 2. Traditional welcome<br />
  3. 3. Aboriginal flag<br />Black = The people Red: The earth Yellow: The Sun<br />
  4. 4. Aboriginal people<br />The word Aboriginal means “original inhabitants” in Latin (where many of our words come from)<br />They migrated from Asia 30,000 years ago when they could walk across what is now an ocean.<br />There are 400,000 Aboriginal people in Australia (2% of our population)<br />Before the British arrived in Australia 223 year ago Aboriginal people lived off the land<br />
  5. 5. The Dreamtime<br />The Dreamtime = the beginning of time<br />Pass down stories to the younger generations<br />Aboriginal people believe that ancestors who have died turn into mountains, and rocks.<br />A Dreamtime story:<br />http://australianmuseum.net.au/movie/How-the-water-got-to-the-plains<br />
  6. 6. Our Dreamtime story<br />Lets write our own Dreamtime story.<br />What will we write about?<br />
  7. 7. Aboriginal culture<br />They loved art, dance and songs.<br />In art they used to sculpture thing, do rock and bark paintings, make baskets and do beadwork.<br />Their traditional dance is called the corroboree http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NMFkViuQMGU&feature=related<br />They love to play the didgeridoo: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9g592I-p-dc<br />
  8. 8. Bush Tucker<br />Bush tucker link:<br />http://home.vicnet.net.au/~bangercc/bushtuckerlist.html<br />
  9. 9. Where they live<br />Australia as we know it:<br />
  10. 10. Where they live<br />Australia as the Aboriginal people know it:<br />
  11. 11. How they live<br />Aboriginal people know the time of day by listening to bird sounds, watching the shadows and following the path of the sun. <br />Aboriginal people know the time of the year by temperature, plant life, animal movements and environment factors. Calendars and clocks are not needed. <br />
  12. 12. Aboriginal homes<br />Aboriginal shelter link:<br />http://www.aboriginalenvironments.com/index.html?page=39084<br />
  13. 13. Activity<br />Think about what materials Aboriginal people would have had available to them. <br />Design your own home using only what you can find in the bush. <br />Write down:<br />What you will use<br />Why you chose these materials<br />How you will make it<br />Draw what it would look like<br />

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