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English / Year 7 / Language / Language for interaction

Curriculum content descriptions

Understand how language is used to evaluate texts and how evaluations about a text can be substantiated by reference to the text and other sources (ACELA1782)

Elaborations
  • defending points of view in reading circle discussions
  • responding to points of view by developing and elaborating on others’ responses
  • building a knowledge base about words of evaluation, including words to express emotional responses to texts, judgment of characters and their actions, and appreciation of the aesthetic qualities of text
General capabilities
  • Literacy Literacy
ScOT terms

Referencing

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