the Mural has started!!!!
The theme of
our Mural is The world - Australia (around the sink)
.The idea was to inspire conversations about our place in the world. Our
indigenous history and culture, our animals and plants. We looked at
what was unique to Australia.
preps made the leaves and flowers on the trees around the sink.
Grade 1 made the snakes that are attached to the map of
Australia and these are meant to represent major gathering places of the
aboriginal people. As these places of importance grew into cities as we
know them today, the indigenous people were forced to move inland. The
older students made the birds and the animals. Sometimes working
individually and sometimes working as part of a team to create the larger
big Thank-you to our visiting artist
Maitreyi Ray for helping us
to make the mural
Here are pictures of the first pieces attached to the