Felixstow Community School students participating in a Drawing in the Gallery workshop. Installation view, Melrose Wing, Art Gallery of South Australia. photo: Nat Rogers

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TARNANTHI: Festival of Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Arts and Culture  
Weekdays during school Term 4, 16 October - 15 December 2017 
Free
The TARNANTHI learning program assists educators in supporting students’ exploration, engagement, and understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Arts and Culture. Learning programs are aligned with the Australian Curriculum: Visual Arts learning area, and connect to the general capabilities and cross curriculum priority areas.
Exhibition visits and Studio workshops available for Early years, F-12 students and educators.
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DRAWING IN THE GALLERY WORKSHOPS
Following a visit of the permanent and collection displays, students join artist facilitators for an introduction to drawing workshop in the Gallery. Featuring a selected work from the collection, students explore line, tone and proportion. Workshop content able to be adapted to suit curriculum requirements.
Suitable Years 4 to 7
When Weekdays during school term. Subject to facilitator availability.
Session times 10am-12pm, 11am-1pm or 12-2pm. Other times available by request.
Cost $200/class group, $130 equity/country class (maximum 30 students/class).
Subsidised cost for class groups  less than 15 students, conditions apply.
Bookings Submit a school booking request




COMICS AND CHARACTERS

DRAWING IN THE GALLERY
WORKSHOPS
Following a visit of the permanent collection, students join artist facilitators for an introduction to drawing workshop in the Gallery. Students transform
a portrait in the collection into an imaginative comic book character, exploring body language, facial expression and movement.
When Weekdays during school term (120 min)
Suitable Years 3 - 7
Cost $200 class, $130 equity/country class
Bookings essential Submit a school booking request



ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER ARTS AND CULTURE
Take a guided tour exploring Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander works of art in the collection. Explore the stories the works tell and the lives of the artists. Participating classes have the opportunity to view the new installation by Reko Rennie
When Weekdays during school term (60 min)
Free
Bookings
Submit a school booking request



SCIENCE AND ART
This learning program provides opportunities for students in years 4-7 to connect with the Australian Curriculum: Science and the Visual Arts.
In a guided session students explore the science of art in the permanent collection and temporary displays.
When Weekdays during school term (60 min)
Cost Free
Bookings essential Submit a school booking request



ME MYSELF I
Early Years Self-Portrait Workshops

This workshop invites participants to reflect on the portrait and self-portraiture as a form of artistic expression using Reggio Emilia's pedagogic approach. The Reggio approach places a high value on children's ability to improvise and respond to and enjoy the unexpected.
Workshops are only available for class groups.
Suitable Kindergarten to Year 3
When
Monday 20 November, 12:30-2pm - Session available for a small class of no more than 20 students
Tuesday 21 November, 12.30-2pm
Thursday 23 November, 12.30-2pm
Enquiries regarding Me Myself I in February/March, June, September and November 2018 welcomed.
Cost $250 per class group, $180 per equity or country class group (maximum 30 children/class)
Subsidised cost for class groups less than 15 children, conditions apply.
Bookings Submit a school booking request



TALKING SENSES  
Students journey across Australia and the world in a multi-sensory tour of the collection that explores food, festivals and ceremonies, enhanced by sound, smell and touch elements. Also suitable for students with disabilities and access requirements.
When Weekdays during school term (60 min)
Cost $30 class, $15 equity/country per class, Free for students with disabilities and access requirements 
Bookings essential Submit a school booking request 



PERMANENT & COLLECTION DISPLAYS
A visit to the Art Gallery's permanent and collection displays provide many Australian Curriculum connected learning opportunities for primary class groups. Take a guided session with one of our Guides, or enjoy displays through independent self-guided group learning.
When
Weekdays during school term, 10am - 5pm

Free

Bookings Submit a
school booking request




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UNPACKING AGSA
Meet AGSA, our cute, interactive blue creature, whose inquisitive nature will take students on an adventure through the Art Gallery of South Australia. 
This online art game supports students to investigate and experiment with art elements such as colour, shape, form, symmetry, perspective, line, texture, proportion and contrast. 
Suitable: Years 2-9
Information about Unpacking AGSA
Unpacking AGSA online interactive education game 
To successfully use this interactive game, you will need the latest version of Adobe Flash Player


CHANGING WORLDS
 
Changing Worlds: A South Australian story is a web-based resource aligned with Years 4, 5 and 9 Australian Curriculum (AC): History and Arts. Selected artefacts, images and works of art from the South Australian Museum and Art Gallery of South Australia have been chosen to support educators' discussions with students about the colonisation/invasion of South Australia.
The accompanying education resource has been developed to guide educators' classroom use of Changing Worlds: A South Australian story. The themes explored in this resource may be complemented by a local art gallery or museum, or the Art Gallery of South Australia and South Australian Museum.

Visit the Changing Worlds website
Changing Worlds education resource

 

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FURTHER INFORMATION & BOOKINGS

Learning at the Gallery
Telephone (08) 8207 7033
Email learning@artgallery.sa.gov.au
North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia, 5000

The Gallery’s Learning and Educator programs are supported by the Government of South Australia through the Department of Education and Child Development.


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Felixstow Community School students participating in a Drawing in the Gallery workshop. Installation view, Melrose Wing, Art Gallery of South Australia. photo: Nat Rogers
 

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