Links to the Australian Curriculum

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History

  • History / Year 6 / Historical Knowledge and Understanding / Australia as a Nation Experiences of Australian democracy and citizenship, including the status and rights of Aboriginal people and/or Torres Strait Islanders, migrants, women, and children. ACHHK114
  • The contribution of individuals and groups, including Aboriginal people and/or Torres Strait Islanders and migrants, to the development of Australian society, for example in areas such as the economy, education, science, the arts, sport. ACHHK116
  • History / Year 6 / Historical Skills / Explanation and communication Develop texts, particularly narratives and descriptions, which incorporate source materials. ACHHS124
  • History / Year 6 / Historical Skills / Chronology, terms and concepts Sequence historical people and events. ACHHS117

English

  • English / Year 5 / Language / Language for interaction Understand how to move beyond making bare assertions and take account of differing perspectives and points of view. ACELA1502
  • English / Year 5 / Literacy / Creating texts Plan, draft and publish...informative...print and multimodal texts, choosing text structures, language features, images and sound appropriate to purpose and audience. ACELY1704
  • English / Year 6 / Literacy / Interacting with others Participate in and contribute to discussions, clarifying and interrogating ideas, developing and supporting arguments, sharing and evaluating information, experiences and opinions. ACELY1709
  • English / Year 6 / Literacy / Creating texts Plan, draft and publish imaginative, informative and persuasive texts, choosing and experimenting with text structures, language features, images and digital resources appropriate to purpose and audience. ACELY1714

General capabilities

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

Cross-curriculum priorities

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures

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