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Italian / Year 5 and 6 / Understanding / Role of language and culture

Curriculum content descriptions

Reflect on their own assumptions about the values, beliefs and cultural norms of Italians compared to their own (ACLITU057)

  • explaining to others the significance of some Italian cultural practices and events such as greetings, mealtimes, school or family routines, concepts and values, recognising cultural differences in their interpretation of meaning, for example, Qual è la differenza? Capisco ma non sono d’accordo
  • noticing similarities and differences between own personal experiences and people, places, events and ideas depicted in Italian print and digital texts, and sharing responses with others
  • discussing some generalisations and stereotypes about Italian people and reflecting on their own experiences
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
  • Ethical understanding Ethical understanding
ScOT terms

Cultural interaction,  Italian language

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