The Lost Thing - animation (15:54 mins)

The Lost Thing is an animation based on Shaun Tan's story which tells the story of a boy who discovers a bizarre lost creature at the beach and sets out to find somewhere it can belong.

The Lost Thing Study Guide is available at: http://www.acmi.net.au/media/428194/shaun-tan-ed-kit.pdf Student activity sheets are available at: http://www.acmi.net.au/media/428197/shaun-tan-activity-kit.pdf Teacher support notes are available at: http://lrrpublic.cli.det.nsw.edu.au/lrrSecure/Sites/Web/13647/documents/teachnotes_tan.pdf.

Shaun Tan's books The Arrival and The Rabbits also suitable for exploring issues of emigration/ immigration/ displacement/ identity. See http://www.shauntan.net/books.html for more.

Click https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4EMzzJhH1Ec link to open resource.