BOCES ARTS-IN-EDUCATION / EXPLORATORY ENRICHMENT
PROGRAM DETAILS



Program Title

A Taste of Australia
 
Provider Name
Christopher John Pitkin
 
Chris Pitkin
309 Jamaica Ave
Medford , NY 11763
Phone:
631-475-0379
Email:
cpitkin@optonline.net
Website:

Program Description
Learn, from a real Australian, about Australia and its Aboriginal Culture, Dot Painting and the Didgeridoo - the world’s oldest wind instrument. Students go hands-on with the Aboriginal Dreamtime, including Aboriginal Art (ochres, dot painting, iconography and boomerangs) and music (making/playing the Didgeridoo). Adaptable to your school’s needs. Murals are a feature. Workshops are one or more class periods; residencies available. All materials supplied.
 

Categories
Visual Arts, Music , Social Studies
 



Additional Resources 

Program Recommendations
Grades
K,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,Professional Development



See Video  
Arts Standards
1,2,3,4


Other Standards 
SS



Curriculum Connections 
Arts: Dance, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts , Multicultural Studies , Global Studies ,



Cost 
Cost Single: $250/half day
Cost Multiple: $400/full day


Duration
45 minutes