Using This Resource

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that this resource contains a range of material which may be considered culturally sensitive, including the records of people who have passed away.

This resource is aligned to the Australian Curriculum: The Arts for years 5 & 6 students. It adopts an inquiry-based learning approach that develops students’ skills as historians and broadens their exposure to the history of music, dance and drama in Australia. The module will encourage students to both make and respond to art practices.

On Stage: Spotlight on our Performing Arts

This Digital Classroom module was created in conjunction with the National Library of Australia's exhibition "On Stage: Spotlight on our Performing Arts" which was staged from 4th March to the 7th August, 2022. A virtual walkthrough of the exhibition is available with links and information about items on display. To walk through the exhibition visit "See the Exhibition"