Australian Aboriginal Dot Painting & Dreamtime Story

Grade Levels
PreK - 1st
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68 pages
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This Australian Aboriginal Dot Painting and Dreamtime Story BUNDLE contains 14 fun and simple activities for Kindergarten/Grade 1 students to incorporate literacy, math and cultural studies with art and drama. This bundle combines 2 packs together:
Australian Aboriginal Dot Painting: Art, ELA, Math and Culture
Australian Aboriginal Dreamtime Story: How the Birds got their Songs and Colors

Australian Aboriginal Dot Painting

1. Dot painting with printed dots included that add up to 100.
2. Math recording sheet for dotted artwork.
3. Dot painting without printed dots for free expression.
4. Australia map coloring page.
5. Animal and animal tracks booklet.
6. Write the words.
7. Animal tracks desk decoration.
8. Family-themed fridge magnet.
9. Dreamtime Boomerangs created the stars in the sky oil pastel and watercolor artwork.

Australian Aboriginal Dreamtime Story: How the Birds got their Songs and Colors

1. Dreamtime Story: How the Birds got their Songs and Colors
2. Find Words in the Story activity: focusing on 7 words (and, it, was, the, some, birds, color & colors)
3. Australia map and animals: coloring activity
4. Rainbow Birds art activity with student instruction poster
5. Detailed notes for performing this story with your class

Teachers wanting to extend student learning can find links to dot painting videos, dreamtime story videos, authentic coloring sheets, Australian animals and more on this Australian Aboriginal Art Pinterest board.

List of Contents for Dot Painting:
Teacher Notes (p.2)
Vocabulary poster (p.7)
Word wall cards (p.8)
Australia maps: half color, full color & black and white (p.9)
History / Symbols information poster (p.12)
Uluru Life
Aboriginal dot paintings title poster for displaying artwork (p.13)
Student directions poster to encourage independent work (p.14)
Dot practice slips to get the dots right before they start (p.15)
Dotted artwork master: each object has dots in groups of 10, which total 100 (p.16)
Non-dotted artwork master for a culminating task (p.17)
How many dots recording sheet (p.18)
Guess! Who was here? Booklet (p.19)
Write the words (p.20)
Animal tracks desk decoration (p.21)
Family Magnet student directions poster (p.22)
Family fridge magnet master (p.23)
Dreamtime Boomerangs master (p.24)
Examples of artwork & activities (p.25)
Australian/UK version pages (p.28)
Credits (p.31)

List of Contents for Dreamtime Story:
Teacher Notes (p.3)
Australia maps with animals: half color, full color & black and white (p.5)
Dreamtime Stories information poster (p.8)
How the Birds got their Songs and Colors teacher posters (color, black and white & answer key) (p.9)
Finding words in the story activity (p.12)
Title graphic for art display and performance (p.14)
Student directions art poster to encourage independent work (p.15)
Example of artwork (p.16)
Rainbow masters for art activity (plain & with color word prompts) (p.17)
Performance script (p.19)
Production notes (p.20)
Director notes (p.21)
Large rainbow master for performance (p.23)
Australian/UK version pages (p.25)
Credits (p.37)

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