Caring for place, caring for country. Free download. This teaching resource is about contemporary Aboriginal culture, heritage and connection with the land. Included in the teaching kit are 2 story books; Gami's Place and The river is big; a tape of the songs Old Man Windrayne and Gami's Place; and A pictorial study guide of NSW.
The Honey Ant Readers developed with Indigenous people for Indigenous readers are a bottom-up rather than top-down approach. Distinctive feature are: An individual reading program which caters for children who attend school irregularly. The use of Aboriginal themes and stories. The use of the Aboriginal way of storytelling. The use of Aboriginal English. A structured program taking into account the unfamiliar characteristics of SAE.
Honey Ant Readers - Teaching reading to Indigenous students