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English / Year 6 / Literacy / Creating texts

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Curriculum content descriptions

Develop a handwriting style that is legible, fluent and automatic and varies according to audience and purpose (ACELY1716)

Elaborations
  • using handwriting efficiently as a tool for a wide range of formal and informal text creation tasks
General capabilities
  • Literacy Literacy
ScOT terms

Handwriting

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