Foundation to Year Two

Talk & Tours meet a number of foundation to year two curriculum areas:

Explore ideas, experiences, observations and imagination to create visual artworks and design, including considering ideas in artworks by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists (ACAVAM106)

Respond to visual artworks and consider where and why people make visual artworks;

  • starting with visual artworks from Australia, including visual artworks of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ACAVAR109)
  • including artworks by local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, by describing subject matter and ideas (VCAA_1/2)
 
Suggested Talk &Tours
 

You Me and Our Gallery: an introduction to visiting a public gallery and the work on offer (30 to 45 minutes)

Curriculum Connections: Through in-depth analysis of a specific exhibition, theme or artist. Opportunity is given to consider and discuss the artworks, their cultural and social contexts, possible interpretations and meanings (60 minutes)

Artist workshops for Primary aged students: $80 per group

Self-guided tours: Exhibition tours are a great way to discover the exhibitions at Arts Space Wodonga independently and can be further enhanced by our education resources. If you’d like to visit independently with your school group, it’s really important that you book ahead so that we can accommodate you and make sure your needs are met.
 

Retrospect: Community Installation Project


Mixed Media Fabric Play: A free schools workshop with resident artist Vicki Luke introducing students to mixed media techniques on fabric. All primary and secondary aged students welcome.
Monday June 24, 11am or noon. Bookings essential with your preferred day and time. 

Just Paint: An extra special Just Paint workshop with resident artist Vicki Luke. Play and experiment with different techniques on fabric. All primary and secondary aged students welcome.
Wednesday June 26, 4pm to 5.30pm. $10 per student.

Leave your mark: Visit Arts Space Wodonga to make a tracing of your figure . Resident artist Beth Peters will create an installation within the gallery space using this ”record” of your visit.
From Monday, July 22 to Saturday, August 3. All primary and secondary aged students welcome.

Go Figure: A free schools workshop featuring string art with resident artist Beth Peters. All primary and secondary aged students welcome.
From Monday, August 19 to Friday, August 30. Bookings essential with your preferred day and time.
 

Please note bookings are essential for all education programs at Arts Space Wodonga.