These storytelling film clips, can help guide conversations about how your children and students learn and behave.
A Mother's Story tells the real life journey of Jaki French, an Aboriginal mother from Moree.
Finding out about Kevin introduces the sensitive topic of autism, and how a family come to terms with the diagnosis of their son. The ‘Kevin activity book’ accompanies this resource and can be used in the classroom to help teach about strengths, difference and diversity.
The sequel Understanding Kevin sees Kevin’s family embracing the diagnosis and working with the school.
Kirralee - The start of the journey. Kirralee shares her experiences understanding her son Dom’s diagnosis of autism and the support she received from her family and the school.
Kirralee – Dom’s Characteristics and Strengths. Kirralee shares more about her son Dom’s characteristics of autism, his strengths and skills and what strategies work well both at home and school.
Melanie: Melanie Mununggurr-Williams of the Djapu people of North East Arnhem Land is a proud mother to son Molyun Xavier.
Naomi Hayes is of Kaytej and Anmatyerre, Ngalakan with connection to the Arrernte people. Naomi lives in Alice Springs and is the proud mum to daughter Sharni.