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English Unit: Friendship

English Unit: Friendship
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Description

This ‘Friendship’ unit is great for reinforcing what it means to be a good friend.

Including brainstorming, role-play scenarios and some early years book suggestions that revolve around the theme of ‘Friendship’. The presentation takes a closer look at the book ‘Pearl Barley and Charlie Parsley’, written by Aaron Blabey, retelling the story and providing questions for students to ponder at the completion of the unit.

Lesson Structure
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Curriculum Codes

AC9E1LE02 9

Discuss literary texts and share responses by making connections with students’ own experiences

AC9E1LE03 9

Discuss plot, character and setting, which are features of stories

ACELT1582 8.4

Discuss characters and events in a range of literary texts and share personal responses to these texts, making connections with students' own experiences

ACELT1584 8.4

Discuss features of plot, character and setting in different types of literature and explore some features of characters in different texts

ACELT1589 8.4

Compare opinions about characters, events and settings in and between texts

EN1-11D old

Responds to and composes a range of texts about familiar aspects of the world and their own experiences

EN1-7B old

Identifies how language use in their own writing differs according to their purpose, audience and subject matter

EN1-4A old

Draws on an increasing range of skills and strategies to fluently read, view and comprehend a range of texts on less familiar topics in different media and technologies

EN1-OLC-01 new

Communicates effectively by using interpersonal conventions and language to extend and elaborate ideas for social and learning interactions

EN1-UARL-01 new

Understands and responds to literature by creating texts using similar structures, intentional language choices and features appropriate to audience and purpose

VCELT207

Discuss characters and events in a range of literary texts and share personal responses to these texts, making connections with own experiences

VCELT208

Discuss features of plot, character and setting in different types of literature and compare some features of characters in different texts

VCELT242

Compare opinions about characters, events and settings in and between texts

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Reviews
Deborah Ogrizek
Posted 3 years ago
WA, Australia
his will be great to build those friendship skills that students need reminding off.