Japanese / Year 7 and 8 / Communicating / Socialising

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Curriculum content descriptions

Engage in transactions and collaborative activities that involve planning and making arrangements, such as obtaining goods and organising performances

[Key concepts: tasks, transactions, collaboration; Key processes: planning, making arrangements, purchasing, performing, participating]


  • working together to create displays, presentations or performances to showcase their Japanese learning for family, friends or school community
  • following instructions, for example, following a recipe to make やきそば, おこのみやき、まきずし or making origami
  • making arrangements using language related to place, time and activity, for example, ()よう()に テニスを しますか。()よう()は ちょっと…。
  • participating in scenarios that involve ordering and purchasing goods such as food and drink, for example, すしを ください。おちゃ、おねがいします。いくらですか。
  • participating in class activities such as word, board or electronic games, using set phrases in Japanese such as わたしの ばん、みぎ、ひだ、かった!、まけた、ざんねん、だめだった、だいじょうぶ?、がんばって!、 つぎは だれ?、いち、に、さん
General capabilities
  • Literacy Literacy
  • Numeracy Numeracy
  • Critical and creative thinking Critical and creative thinking
  • Intercultural understanding Intercultural understanding
  • Personal and social capability Personal and social capability
  • ICT capability Information and Communication Technology (ICT) capability
ScOT terms

Role-playing,  Planning,  Japanese language

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