German / Year 9 and 10 / Communicating / Creating

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Curriculum content descriptions

Create a variety of imaginative texts using different devices such as imagery and sound effects to engage a range of audiences

[Key concepts: imagination, perspectives, setting, character; Key processes: entertaining, composing, performing]


  • using a familiar text type such as a social media post or a blog to describe an imagined experience such as their first day as an exchange student in a German-speaking community
  • composing a journal entry from the perspective of a teenager living in a different time and/or place, for example, im Jahr 2050, in der Kriegszeit, Berlin 1989
  • composing and performing poems, songs, monologues or dialogues to evoke amusement, sympathy or surprise, for example, selecting appropriate imagery and experimenting with onomatopoeia
  • creating performances that reflect on significant German or Australian celebrations or historical events, for example, Tag der Deutschen Einheit, Schweizer Bundestag, Maifeiertag, National Sorry Day, Anzac Day
  • creating texts with various settings, characters and events, such as animated stories, games or short films, using a range of devices to entertain
General capabilities
  • Literacy Literacy
  • 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

Creating texts,  Imaginative texts,  German language

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