First Contacts at Kamay – virtual lesson on Zoom
During the virtual lesson students will:
Learn about Dharawal life and culture for the first inhabitants before Cook’s arrival at Kamay
Participate in a role play to understand some of the significant events when James Cook sailed into Botany Bay in 1770
Work as a botanist or botanical artist to create a drawing just as Solander and Parkinson did in 1770
The lesson will be hands-on, educational, fun and interactive. Lessons will be presented by Environmental Education teachers.
BROUGHT TO YOU BY:
Kamay Botany Bay Environmental Education Centre
Live Event - Scheduled
Date & Time
$60 per class. Maximum 30 students
Requirements for this excursion
The virtual lesson will be via Zoom. Once the booking is confirmed a link to Zoom will be sent.
One class (up to 30 students) can join a session at 9:30am, 11:30am or 1:30pm. Having a maximum of 30 students maintains the interactive and hands on nature of the virtual lesson. When booking please use the individual classroom teacher email contact.
For schools of less than 20 students a discounted fee will apply.
Once a booking has been made a teacher pack will be emailed with pre and post activities. The pack will contain details of equipment needed for the Zoom session.
Teachers will need a whiteboard, laptop, webcam or tablet to access the Zoom lesson.
Testing and Support
For technical support call Kamay Botany Bay EEC 02 9668 2070
For more information about this excursion content
Name: Jan Rasborsek
Phone: 02 9668 2070
Email: [email protected]
The teacher will need the following equipment for the virtual lesson as detailed in the teacher pack
Role play: photocopy of role play characters
Aboriginal life: A4 paper and coloured pencils
Botanical art: A4 paper and coloured pencils
An interschool journal or purchase order will be emailed to you upon your registration, along with the teacher pack of information. Payment will be processed prior to the event.