On Friday 21 May 2021, Year 6 will be visiting Ngutana-Lui Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Studies Centre as part of our curriculum programs for English, Humanities and Social Sciences and Science.
The aim of the excursion is to increase students' awareness, knowledge, understanding and respect of the cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Students will participate in lessons focussed on traditional dress at celebrations and celebrations used in Torres Strait Islands culture, story telling and thorugh the use of instruments. These activities compliment the Year 6 English, Science Humanities and Social Sciences national curriculums.
Time: Meet McCahon Hall at 8:30am. Bus departs at 8:45am, return to CSS at approx. 2:45pm.
Transport: Seat belted bus to and from.
Where: Ngutana Lui Aboriginal and Torres Strait islander Cutural Studies Centre, Inala.
What to wear: Students are required to wear their Year 6 shirts and will need comfortable closed-in footwear, suitable for walking.
What to bring: Hats, drink bottles, morning tea and lunch. Food needs to be sealed in a lunchbox or lunch bag.
Note: Sunscreen needs to be applied before school
Cost: $12.00 per student
Payment Due: Friday 7 May
If you wish for your child to participate in the activity, please complete and return, Activity Consent Form - Yr 6 Ngutana Lui, to your class teacher.
An invoice will be emailed. LATE PAYMENTS CANNOT BE ACCEPTED.
REMEMBER: Permission and payment are both required before the due date in order for your child to attend.