Open Door Weekly Theme – Down Under

The weekly theme for March 19, 2018 is “Down Under”. During this unit the children will experience the wonders of the International Date Line by analyzing and interpreting maps using map elements. They will learn about Australian Aborigines art and create their own dot paintings. The children will also read information about the Koalas and Bilbies. These experiences are meant to extend and refine the students’ knowledge of the Australian culture through a variety of hands on activities.