Understand that people use different systems of communication to cater to different needs and purposes and that many people may use sign systems to communicate with others

Elaborations

  • recognising how and where signs and symbols are used and placed in students’ school and community (Skills: Literacy, Critical and Creative Thinking)
  • learning some signs in Auslan and finding out about ‘Hear a Book’ and Braille technologies for hearing and visually impaired people (Skills: Literacy, Critical and Creative Thinking)

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