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Shoal Bay Public School Expressing themselves

Kindergarten
ENe-11D responds to and composes simple texts about familiar aspects of the world and their own experiences Students engage personally with texts share responses to aspects of a text that relate to their own life engage with a variety of simple texts and begin to understand that readers draw on their own knowledge to make meaning and enhance enjoyment recognise and begin to understand that their own experience helps shape their responses to and enjoyment of texts identify aspects of different types of literary texts that entertain, and give reasons for personal preferences (ACELT1590) recognise how texts draw on a reader's or viewer's experience and knowledge to make meaning and enhance enjoyment recognise how aspects of personal perspective influence responses to texts recognise that ideas in literary texts can be conveyed from different viewpoints, which can lead to different kinds of interpretations and responses (ACELT1610) consider how texts about local events and issues in the media are presented to engage the reader or viewer

Stage 1
EN1-11D responds to and composes a range of texts about familiar aspects of the world and their own experiences

Stage 2
EN2-11D responds to and composes a range of texts that express viewpoints of the world similar to and different from their own

Stage 3
EN3-8D identifies and considers how different viewpoints of their world, including aspects of culture, are represented in texts

Students develop and apply contextual knowledge that texts are created by authors who tell stories and share experiences that may be similar or different to students' own

discuss how depictions of characters in print, sound and images reflect the contexts in which they were created (ACELT1581, ACELT1587) recognise simple ways meaning in texts is shaped by structure and perspective respond to texts drawn from a range of cultures and experiences (ACELY1655)

draw connections between personal experiences and the worlds of texts, and share responses with others (ACELT1596)

experiences (ACELT1575) understand that different languages and dialects may be spoken by family, classmates and community

discuss how people from different times and cultures may respond differently to characters, actions and events in texts

make connections between students' own experiences and those of characters and events represented in texts drawn from different historical, social and cultural contexts(ACELT1613) understand how to move beyond making bare assertions and take account of differing perspectives and points of view(ACELA1502) identify aspects of literary texts that convey details or information about particular social, cultural and historical contexts (ACELT1608)

recognise the ways that stories depict Australians who are significant at a local and community level

Understand and apply knowledge of language forms and features understand that language can be used to describe likes and dislikes explore how language is used differently at home and school discuss aspects of imaginative texts such as setting and dialogue, making connections with students' own experiences identify features of texts from a range of cultures, including language patterns and style of illustration understand differences between the language of opinion and feeling and the language of factual reporting or recording (ACELA1489) identify and compare the differences between texts from a range of cultures, languages and times make connections between students' own experiences and those of characters and events represented in texts recognise how the use of language and visual features can depict cultural assumptions in texts identify language features used to position the reader/viewer in a wide variety of communication activities for a range of purposes, including debates, formal talks, interviews, explanations, anecdotes and recitations

Shoal Bay Public School


Respond to and compose texts compose simple print, visual and digital texts consider and discuss ideas drawn from their world and the worlds of their texts that depict aspects of their own experience

compare and connect own experiences to those depicted in stories compose simple written and visual texts that include aspects of home, personal and local community life use visual, multimodal and digital processes to represent simple aspects of home and community life respond to texts that depict aspects of home and community life, eg short films and digital texts respond to Dreaming stories, eg stories from local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities respond to literature and a variety of other texts from a range of storytellers and cultures, using picture books and online sources

discuss characters and events in a range of literary texts and share personal responses to these texts, making connections with students' own experiences (ACELT1582)

discuss the place of Dreaming stories in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander life

identify, explore and discuss symbols of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture and recognise recurring characters, settings and themes in Dreaming stories identify, explore and discuss the morals of stories from a variety of cultures, eg Asian stories, and identify their central messages express preferences for specific texts and authors and listen to the opinions of others (ACELT1583) respond to a range of texts, eg short films, documentaries and digital texts, that include issues about their world, including home life and the wider community

read and discuss stories that reflect students' social and cultural groups begin to recognise points of view in text

compose a variety of texts, eg simple poetry, that include aspects of home and local community life experiment with visual, multimodal and digital technologies to represent aspects of experience and relationships respond to and appreciate how Dreaming stories form part of an oral tradition for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples discuss aspects of literature from a range of cultures to explore common experiences and ideas as well as recognising difference respond to short films, documentaries and multimedia texts that express familiar and new aspects of the broader world identify the point of view in a text and suggest alternative points of view (ACELY1675) discuss literary experiences with others, sharing responses and expressing a point of view (ACELT1603) describe and discuss ethical issues encountered in texts justify personal opinions by citing evidence, negotiating with others and recognising opinions presented draw on the literature and ideas from other countries and times to compose imaginative and informative texts

identify and describe the representation of people, places and events in film and the media explore, discuss and appreciate connections between Dreaming stories and contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander life clarify understanding of content as it unfolds in formal and informal situations, connecting ideas to students' own experiences and present and justify a point of view (ACELY1699) discuss and explore moral, ethical and social dilemmas encountered in texts respond to short films, documentaries and multimedia texts that express familiar and new aspects of the broader world compose a variety of texts, eg poetry, that reflect their understanding of the world around them discuss aspects of literature from a range of cultures to explore common experiences and ideas as well as recognising difference