A comprehension and linked activity based on an Aboriginal Dreaming Story.
Use this teaching resource when learning about the oral tradition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples.
For thousands of years, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people have mapped the Australian landscape using songs, dances, artworks and stories. These special maps follow the great journeys of the ancestors as they created the land, the animals and the laws of the people.
This is a Dreaming Story told by the Yuin people of the Tilba Tilba region, located on the south coast of New South Wales, Australia. The Story explains the creation of Gulaga (Mount Dromedary), Barranguba (Montague Island) and Najanuga (Little Dromedary).
This teaching resource includes:
- The Story of Gulaga
- comprehension questions
- a drawing activity
- suggested answers.