Essential Question

How are patterns used in the counting, art and artefacts of First Nations Peoples?

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Unit details

Y1 Maths & Visual Arts
Lesson Time: 40 minutes
Lessons: 10
Duration: 4 weeks

Australian Curriculum
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Cultures cross-curriculum priority.

Unit overview

Students explore the patterns linking their world with First Nations cultures, investigating patterns in nature, storytelling, language and counting systems. Students identify, create and interpret patterns, with a focus on the meaning and value in patterns for First Nations Peoples.