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Australians as global citizens

History

  • History / Year 7 / Historical Skills / Historical questions and research Identify and locate relevant sources, using ICT and other methods. ACHHS208
  • History / Year 7 / Historical Skills / Analysis and use of sources Identify the origin and purpose of primary and secondary sources. ACHHS209
  • Draw conclusions about the usefulness of sources. ACHHS211
  • History / Year 7 / Historical Skills / Perspectives and interpretations Identify and describe points of view, attitudes and values in primary and secondary sources. ACHHS212
  • History / Year 8 / Historical Skills / Historical questions and research Identify and locate relevant sources, using ICT and other methods. ACHHS151
  • History / Year 8 / Historical Skills / Analysis and use of sources Identify the origin and purpose of primary and secondary sources. ACHHS152
  • History / Year 8 / Historical Skills / Perspectives and interpretations Identify and describe points of view, attitudes and values in primary and secondary sources. ACHHS155

English

  • English / Year 7 / Literacy / Interpreting, analysing, evaluating Use prior knowledge and text processing strategies to interpret a range of types of texts. ACELY1722
  • Use comprehension strategies to interpret, analyse and synthesise ideas and information, critiquing ideas and issues from a variety of textual sources. ACELY1723
  • English / Year 8 / Literacy / Interpreting, analysing, evaluating Use comprehension strategies to interpret and evaluate texts by reflecting on the validity of content and the credibility of sources, including finding evidence in the text for the author’s point of view. ACELY1734

General capabilities

  • Literacy
  • Critical and creative thinking
  • Intercultural understanding
  • Information and communication technology capability
  • Personal and social capability

Cross-curriculum priorities

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures
  • Asia and Australia´s engagement with Asia

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