My Place

analytical response

- include belonging to
  • place
  • culture
  • family
  • historical context
- include reference to the visual and written text as ways that meaning is made in this picture book
- include discussion on the ways this picture book
  • is organised in decades
  • prints the year at the top of each page to link the stories
  • begins and ends with an Aboriginal family
  • is written in the year of the 200th anniversay of English colonisation
  • uses motifs to identify belonging to each specific aspect and to link the stories.
  • the motifs include the map, fig tree, celebration
  • connection to family and pets
  • house

- you should be able to do this.