Australian Curriculum Categories

ACELY1656

Engage in conversations and discussions, using active listening behaviours, showing interest, and contributing ideas, information and questions

Elaborations

  • listening for details in spoken informative texts (Skills: Literacy)
  • participating in informal and structured class, group and pair discussions about content area topics, ideas and information (Skills: Literacy, Critical and Creative Thinking, Personal and Social Capability)
  • speaking clearly and with appropriate volume (Skills: Literacy, Personal and Social Capability)
  • interacting confidently and appropriately with peers, teachers, visitors and community members (Skills: Personal and Social Capability)
  • learning to value listening, questioning and positive body language and understanding that different cultures may approach these differently (Skills: Literacy, Critical and Creative Thinking, Personal and Social Capability, Ethical Understanding, Intercultural Understanding)
  • formulating different types of questions to ask a speaker, such as open and closed questions and ‘when’, ‘why’ and ‘how’ questions (Skills: Literacy, Critical and Creative Thinking)

(View this topic on www.australiancurriculum.edu.au )

20 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
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    Colour Me Carefully – Geometric Animals – Worksheets

    A set of four colouring pages to be used as speaking and listening activities.

    Teach Starter Publishing 5 pages Grades: F - 4
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    Add It In Listening Activity

    A set of four colouring pages to be used as a listening activity.

    Teach Starter Publishing 5 pages Grades: F - 3
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    True or False Listening Activity

    A collection of 16 images in a PowerPoint to use as prompts for listening practice.

    Teach Starter Publishing 20 pages Grades: F - 3
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    Is It True? Listening Activity

    A PowerPoint including 15 images to use as prompts for a listening activity.

    Teach Starter Publishing 19 pages Grades: F - 3
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    Colour Me Carefully Worksheets

    A set of four colouring pages to be used as speaking and listening activities.

    Teach Starter Publishing 5 pages Grades: F - 4
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    Shopping Trolley Match-Up Activity

    A fun activity to be used to reinforce a variety of mathematical concepts.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Grades: F - 1
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    Secret Threading Task Cards

    A set of 24 threading activity cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Grades: PK- 1
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    Year 1 Magazine - "What's Buzzing?" (Issue 1) Task Cards

    A set of five literacy rotation task cards to be used in conjunction with Issue 1 of Teach Starter's Year 1 magazine.

    Teach Starter Publishing 35 pages Grade: 1
  • Preview image for Speaking and Listening Activities Task Cards - teaching resource

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    Speaking and Listening Activities Task Cards

    A set of 13 cards with instructions for speaking and listening activities.

    Teach Starter Publishing 7 pages Grades: F - 3
  • Preview image for Cooperative Working Role Cards - teaching resource

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    Cooperative Working Role Cards

    8 cooperative working roles on posters, cards and slips for lanyards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 11 pages Grades: F - 7
  • Preview image for Groups teamwork acrostic poster - teaching resource

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    Groups teamwork acrostic poster

    A groups acrostic poster outlining the expectations of group teamwork.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grades: F - 7
  • Preview image for 5 Ls of Listening Poster - teaching resource

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    5 Ls of Listening Poster

    A poster highlighting the 5 Ls of Listening.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: F - 7
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    Public Speaking Poster

    A poster giving tips on how to deliver an effective speech.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 1 - 7
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    Exploring Procedural Texts Unit Plan

    This English unit has been designed to introduce procedural texts to younger students. It addresses the purpose, structure and language features of instructions and recipes.

    Teach Starter Publishing 118 pages Grades: 1 - 2
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    Simon Says!

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore action verbs, common nouns and adverbial phrases in procedures.

    Teach Starter Publishing 68 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins
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    Instruct Me!

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore how procedures provide instructions about completing a task.

    Teach Starter Publishing 66 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins
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    Introduction to Personal Recounts Unit Plan

    This English unit has been designed to introduce the recount text type to younger students; specifically, the purpose, structure and language features of personal recounts.

    Teach Starter Publishing 283 pages Grades: 1 - 2
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    On the Weekend

    Teach Starter Publishing 58 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins
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    Exploring Persuasive Texts Unit Plan - Year 1 and Year 2

    This English unit has been designed to introduce the persuasive genre to younger students; specifically, the purpose, structure and language features of persuasive texts.

    Teach Starter Publishing 158 pages Grades: 1 - 2
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    Understanding Point of View

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will investigate point of view in relation to a situation or topic.

    Teach Starter Publishing 137 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins