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Dreaming stories : a springboard for learning, Jenni Connor

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Dreaming stories : a springboard for learning
Title
Dreaming stories
Title remainder
a springboard for learning
Statement of responsibility
Jenni Connor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book and accompanying DVD of Dreaming stories introduces young children to a number of concepts such as explaining the seasons, life cycles, the importance of rain and responsibility for the environment; appreciating diversity in appearance, language and culture; exploring emotional concepts such as jealousy, fairness and the value of sharing; encouraging communication, cooperation and teamwork; and activities involving music, movement, art and computer design. The Dreaming stories are an important part of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people's cultural heritage and are the world's longest continuous record of historic events and spirituality, providing valuable wisdom for all people
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WCX
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Connor, Jenni
Dewey number
372.677
LC call number
LB1140.35.S76.C66 2007
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Early Childhood Australia
Series statement
  • AECA research in practice series
  • Research in practice series
Series volume
  • v. 14, no. 2, 2007
  • v. 14, no. 2 2007
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  • Language arts
  • Early childhood education
  • Dreamtime (Aboriginal Australian mythology)
Label
Dreaming stories : a springboard for learning, Jenni Connor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • "The Dreaming Stories: a springboard for learning RIPS publication fits under SRS priority one area: early childhood development, parenting and child rearing."--cover verso
Accompanying material
1 DVD.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : p. 22
Color
multicolored
Contents
About the author -- Introduction -- Understanding the Dreaming -- Choosing the stories -- Stories that appealed to young children -- Stories for adults to mediate -- Conclusion -- DVD : The Dreaming: How the desert came to be (WA) -- Yuladurra (NSW) (How languages came to be) -- Southern lights (Vic) -- Tajeer-Tarnium (Vic.) -- The snake and the goanna (WA) (Won-um-bee and the Yilba) -- The butterfly (Qld) -- Buduk & Bulaytj (NT) -- Emu and the Jabiru (NT) -- Thukeri (SA) -- Creation of Trowenna (Tas.) -- Gelam (TSI) -- Ngarntipi (NT) (Spinifex Pigeon) -- Warringe in the sky (W.A.)
Control code
000041896503
Dimensions
26 cm. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
ii, 22 p.
Isbn
9781921162145
Other physical details
col. ill., col. ports.
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)163424347
System details
System requirements: Windows media player
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Dreaming stories : a springboard for learning, Jenni Connor
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • "The Dreaming Stories: a springboard for learning RIPS publication fits under SRS priority one area: early childhood development, parenting and child rearing."--cover verso
Accompanying material
1 DVD.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : p. 22
Color
multicolored
Contents
About the author -- Introduction -- Understanding the Dreaming -- Choosing the stories -- Stories that appealed to young children -- Stories for adults to mediate -- Conclusion -- DVD : The Dreaming: How the desert came to be (WA) -- Yuladurra (NSW) (How languages came to be) -- Southern lights (Vic) -- Tajeer-Tarnium (Vic.) -- The snake and the goanna (WA) (Won-um-bee and the Yilba) -- The butterfly (Qld) -- Buduk & Bulaytj (NT) -- Emu and the Jabiru (NT) -- Thukeri (SA) -- Creation of Trowenna (Tas.) -- Gelam (TSI) -- Ngarntipi (NT) (Spinifex Pigeon) -- Warringe in the sky (W.A.)
Control code
000041896503
Dimensions
26 cm. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
ii, 22 p.
Isbn
9781921162145
Other physical details
col. ill., col. ports.
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)163424347
System details
System requirements: Windows media player
Video recording format
laserdisc

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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