Lessons included:

  • What is Goondeen?
  • NAIDOC timeline
  • Learning opportunities throughout NAIDOC week
  • NAIDOC week resources
  • Primary lessons
    • Lower primary
    • Upper primary: part one
    • Upper primary: part two
  • Secondary lessons
    • Secondary NAIDOC focus
    • Australia is a nation builder
    • Uncle Bob Randall
    •  The environmental, cultural and construction issues/conflicts related to the original Snowy Mountain hydro/electric scheme.
    • Significance of Aboriginal People’s connection to Country.

National Curriculum Links:

  • ACHASS012
  • ACMMG008
  • ACLFWC153
  • ACLFWC089
  • Cross-Curricular Priorities: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Cultures.

This resource is to be used as a guide and can be adjusted to meet the needs of your classroom and school environment. We encourage you all to become familiar with the meaning behind Goondeen and seek Goondeens in your local community to help enhance your students learning experience.

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