Chinese / Year 5 and 6 / Communicating / Creating

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Curriculum content descriptions

Engage with characters and points of view in short imaginative texts, express personal opinions and create simple spoken imaginative texts

[Key concepts: character, viewpoint; Key processes: connecting, expressing, responding]

 (ACLCHC037)

Elaborations
  • singing popular songs, exploring the intended meaning of lyrics and the use of stylistic devices such as 比喻我爱你,我爱你, 就像老鼠爱大米) or 重复我是女生,漂亮的女生,我是女生,爱哭的女生
  • retelling stories read by the teacher in Chinese and sequencing actions (using 然后), or explaining the cause of an action (using 因为)
  • expressing personal opinions on TV programs or music videos, for example, 我很喜欢中国的 rap
  • participating in performances such as 诗朗诵 and applying specific prosodic features such as ‘tone flow’ (抑扬顿挫) to enhance the effect
  • creating short plays or skits and taking on roles in imagined scenarios such as a shopping trip, fashion show, or visiting or hosting a Chinese friend
  • reading short stories in groups, and summarising the story and conveying the emotions and opinions of characters using, for example, 最、非常、太
  • reading aloud phrases such as 哎呀!天哪! that are used to highlight the characters reactions to situations or the actions of others.
General capabilities
  • Literacy Literacy
  • Critical and creative thinking Critical and creative thinking
  • Intercultural understanding Intercultural understanding
  • Personal and social capability Personal and social capability
ScOT terms

Attitudes,  Characters (Narratives),  Chinese languages

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