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Learning objects Languages online: Indonesian section 14: best friends

TLF ID M009690

This set of interactive activities from the Languages online resource introduces the language for talking about best friends and some key time phrases (soon, later, tonight and tomorrow). Guided conversations are used to model Indonesian language structures and their pronunciation to support students' learning. Student activities include pronunciation drills, listening to guided conversations and a song, constructing simple sentences about best friends, listening and responding to complete time-related dialogues and a reading comprehension activity. Instructions in English, immediate feedback and answers with translations are provided, as well as resources for teachers including printable activities and flashcards.

Educational details

Educational value
  • This interactive learning resource is valuable for Indonesian language teaching and learning for mid-to-late primary years and beginners in junior secondary. It supports the Communicating and Understanding strands.
  • Students are provided with opportunities to practise talking about best friends and using time terms with models provided.
  • Students' listening comprehension skills in time-related questions are tested.
  • A reading comprehension activity for language consolidation asks for answers in true or false format.
  • A song about friends with an English translation is included to reinforce key language.
Year level

2; 3; 4; 5; 6; 7; 8

Learning area
  • Languages other than English

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