Essential Question

How do people connect to each other and place?

Warning — First Nations teachers and students are advised that this curriculum resource may contain images, voices or names of deceased people.

Unit details

Foundation HASS, English, Health and PE & Dance
Lesson Time: 40 minutes
Lessons: 7
Duration: 14 weeks

Australian Curriculum
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures description or elaboration

Unit overview

Starting with their own families, students explore ways of understanding family. They consider First Nations families and kinship and think about their own family as a continuous unit over time. The concept of Elders is used to highlight that everyone needs people who help them learn and be safe.