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English / Year 5 / Language / Text structure and organisation

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Curriculum content descriptions

Understand how texts vary in purpose, structure and topic as well as the degree of formality (ACELA1504)

Elaborations
  • becoming familiar with the typical stages and language features of such text types as: narrative, procedure, exposition, explanation, discussion and informative text and how they can be composed and presented in written, digital and multimedia forms
General capabilities
  • Literacy Literacy
ScOT terms

Text purpose,  Register (Language)

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