Text Becoming Kirrali Lewis: Unit of work

TLF ID A004382

This unit of work has been written to support the novel Becoming Kirrali Lewis. The novel follows the journey of a young Aboriginal teenager as she leaves her home town in rural Victoria to go to university. It explores the themes of Aboriginal history and culture, acceptance, adoption, belonging, coming of age, government policies, inter-cultural relationships, racism and representation of minorities. This unit provides practical teaching ideas and an assessment task.

Educational details

Educational value
  • Teaching and learning
Year level


Learning area
  • English
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • History

Other details

  • Author
  • Person: Meg Main
  • Description: Author
  • Contributor
  • Person: Meg Main
  • Description: Author
  • Publisher
  • Name: Reading Australia
  • Organization: Reading Australia
  • Description: Publisher
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
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Learning Resource Type
  • Text
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