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  • History / Year 3 / Historical Knowledge and Understanding / Community and Remembrance Days and weeks celebrated or commemorated in Australia (including Australia Day, ANZAC Day, Harmony Week, National Reconciliation Week, NAIDOC week and National Sorry Day) and the importance of symbols and emblems. ACHHK063
  • History / Year 3 / Historical Skills / Chronology, terms and concepts Sequence historical people and events. ACHHS065
  • History / Year 3 / Historical Skills / Historical questions and research Pose a range of questions about the past. ACHHS067


  • English / Year 3 / Literacy / Interacting with others Listen to and contribute to conversations and discussions to share information and ideas and negotiate in collaborative situations. ACELY1676
  • English / Year 3 / Literacy / Interpreting, analysing, evaluating Use comprehension strategies to build literal and inferred meaning and begin to evaluate texts by drawing on a growing knowledge of context, text structures and language features. ACELY1680
  • English / Year 4 / Language / Language for interaction Understand that social interactions influence the way people engage with ideas and respond to others for example when exploring and clarifying the ideas of others, summarising their own views and reporting them to a larger group. ACELA1488
  • English / Year 4 / Literacy / Interpreting, analysing, evaluating Read different types of texts by combining contextual , semantic, grammatical and phonic knowledge using text processing strategies for example monitoring meaning, cross checking and reviewing. ACELY1691
  • Use comprehension strategies to build literal and inferred meaning to expand content knowledge, integrating and linking ideas and analysing and evaluating texts. ACELY1692

General capabilities

  • Personal and social capability Intercultural understanding
  • Literacy
  • Critical and creative thinking
  • Numeracy

Cross-curriculum priorities

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures

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