Essential  resources for Kimberley Catholic Schools

Compiled by the Aboriginal Teaching Assistants of the Kimberley Catholic Schools 2010

  • Road Open DVD
  • Stories of the Kimberley Past & Present
  • Milli Milli Video
  • Eli the Dragonfly CD-ROM
  • Sisters, Pearls and Mission Girls DVD
  • Making the Jump : A Resource Book for Teachers of Aboriginal Students (1997) by Rosalind Berry & Joyce Hudson 
  • Deadly Ways to Learn Kit, containing:
    • (book) Deadly Yarns : Anecdotes about Language, Culture, Identity & Power

    • (book) Deadly Ideas : a collection of two-way bidialectal teaching strategies

    • (DVD) Deadly Ways to Learn : Project of the ABC of Two-Way Literacy & Learning (located inside back cover of Deadly Yarns, containing Talking Deadly & Deadly Ways to Teach)

  • Language Dictionaries
  • Art Posters
  • Growin’ Up Strong CD & Teachers’ Book
  • Happy To Be Me CD & Teachers’ Book
  • Reconciliation Kit (Scholastic)
  • Macmillan Encyclopaedia
  • Traditional Languages Map of Kimberley
  • Language Maps of Australia
  • CDs – Programs, other Kimberley music
  • The Apology DVD
  • Dreaming Stories – recent publications as well as the old favourites
  • The Dreaming 6 DVD set of animated stories
  • All Magabala’s Picture Books & others depicting lives of Aboriginal children and young people
  • Anna the Goanna : and other poems by Jill McDougall & Jenny Taylor
  • The Kimberley Catholic schools’ Backpack Books (23 books)
  • Kimberley Warrior : The Story of Jandamarra (1997) by John Nicholson
  • Aboriginal Studies Across the Curriculum  “big yellow file”
  • Emu Publications
  • Message Stick readers
  • Indij Readers
  • Historical books:
    • From digging sticks to writing sticks : Stories of Gija Women as told to Veronica Ryan (2001)
    • This is Your Place : Beagle Bay Mission, 1890-1990 : birthplace and cradle of Catholic presence in the Kimberley (2001) by Remi Balagai [et al.]
    • The Telling of Stories : a Spiritual Journey by Kimberley Aboriginal people (c.1997) ed. Peter Bibby
    • From patrons to partners and the separated children of the Kimberley : a history of the Catholic Church in the Kimberley, WA  (2005) by Margaret Zucker
  • The Substance Abuse Kit 
  • Moorditj : Australian Indigenous Cultural Expression (1998) CD_ROM
  • Deadly Vibe Magazine (1997-)
  • Do you hear what I hear?
  • Connecting with Aboriginal Culture (CWAC)
  • Two way learning
  • Snap into Life
  • Kimberley Clip Art