The Indigenous Education Projects Unit has been established to manage Indigenous education projects and develop partnerships that work collaboratively to progress the goals of the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Policy and the Melbourne Declaration.
AUSTRALIA & OCEANIA. Suggested Grade Levels: 3-5, 6-8, 9-12. View Full Lesson Plan: http://media.smithsonianfolkways.org/docs/lesson_plans/FLP10077_australia_didgeridu.pdf You Can Didjeridu It. Students will be introduced to the three pieces of Aboriginal music from the Northern Territory of Australia. They will perform rhythms with body percussion and instruments. They will listen for melodic patterns and depict them, visually, as well as practice singing on neutral syllables.