Amazing discoveries

Today 3/4NB had the opportunity to use a discovery box from the Museum of Victoria. It was so exciting to have the chance to explore real artifacts from Aboriginal culture.

Here are some pictures of what we looked at:

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What do you think each item is? We all sketched 8 items and had a guess about what they could be?

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Here are some of our sketches:

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We are now working with a partner to research one of the items we were looking at. We will present the information to the class and post some of the presentations to the blog.

To be continued…..

 

Who Lived Here First?

For the rest of Term 2 we will be looking at the big question “Who lived here first and how do we know?” Click on the aboriginal art below to visit the dust echoes website that has lots of information and movies.

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What do you know about this topic already? What would you like to find out?