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ACARA Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority

Content description ACELY1656

English / Year 1 / Literacy / Interacting with others
Content description
Engage in conversations and discussions, using active listening behaviours, showing interest, and contributing ideas, information and questions
  1. listening for details in spoken informative texts
  2. participating in informal and structured class, group and pair discussions about content area topics, ideas and information
  3. speaking clearly and with appropriate volume
  4. interacting confidently and appropriately with peers, teachers, visitors and community members
  5. learning to value listening, questioning and positive body language and understanding that different cultures may approach these differently
  6. formulating different types of questions to ask a speaker, such as open and closed questions and ‘when’, ‘why’ and ‘how’ questions
General capabilities
  • Literacy
  • Critical and creative thinking
  • Personal and social capability
  • Intercultural understanding