Ochre is a valuable and versatile cultural resource. Ochre holds a depth of meaning for Aboriginal people and is a physical representation of a spiritual connection. The contemporary use of ochre demonstrates the ongoing significance of ochre as a cultural resource.
Ochre – Teacher Resources
Here you will find investigations, learning tasks and illustrations of practice related to Ochre. These materials support the teaching of Tasmanian Aboriginal histories and cultures, mapping the curriculum links to learning areas and general capabilities.
For additional general supplementary materials to support the teaching of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cross-curriculum priority please see Classroom Resources.
Foundation HASS - Touching the Earth
Year 1 HPE and English - Everybody is Unique
Illustrations of Practice
An Introduction to Ochre.
Touching the Earth