GAARRALA KYLEGU- Gamilaraay language reading session - 23 November 2016 Stream 4 - 14:00
Date: 23 November 2016
Start Time: 14:00
End Time: 14:30
Duration: 30 mins
Closing Date: Bookings Close 23-Nov-2016
Availability: DEC and Non-DEC
DEC Positions: 30
Non-DEC Positions: 10
KLA Syllabus: Primary
KLA Stage/s: Early Stage 1,Stage 1,Stage 2
Key Learning Area/s:
KLA Keyword/s: Reading, Literacy, Health, Oral Hygiene, Indigenous
Event Overview: Yaama ganu... Hello All!
Gamilaraay language is one of the largest groups in New South Wales and it consists of a vast range of geographical land forms and environment; from waterways, skies, mountains, ridges, plants, animals, and people.
This is a launch for the K-2 book Gaarrala Kylegu (Brush with Kyle) which will be featuring NRL Indigenous Allstar and South Sydney Rabbitoh Kyle Turner. Kyle is from Gamilaraay country, playing his Junior Rugby League for the Coonabarabran Unicorns and making his NRL first debut in 2014, Kyle represented the Indigenous All Stars team in 2015. This launch will also be featuring the Minister of Indigenous of Affairs as the co-funders of this exciting new resource.
The book instructs children about the basics of teeth brushing. Kyle Brushes his teeth every morning before he goes to work and every night before he goes to sleep. In the book it will have translation of English and the Gamilaraay/Yuwaalaraay language.
Additional Booking Instructions: Dial in time 15 minutes prior to the commencement of session.