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A day's picnic at Clark Island

Students respond imaginatively, creatively and critically to a richly detailed historical painting of Sydney's colonial past.

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New shoes

Students respond to discussion questions and compose texts supported by visual information.

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Shakespeare's Seven Ages of Man

Students respond to a representation of the Seven Ages of Man considering cultural, social and gender perspectives and composing metaphors to reflect on learning. 

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Invent your own transport kennings

Students respond to visual texts and experiment with vocabulary choices to engage the listener or reader.

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An inflatable rubber suit

Students write a set of instructions to explain the use of an inflatable rubber suit as a floatation device.

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Monkey on stilts

Students study visual texts to explore aspects of road safety. They compose a pitch and slogan and investigate road safety rules.

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The Wonderful Large Wild Man

Students respond to a narrative about the capture of The Wonderful Large Wild Man, composing a range of texts including a ballad, doggerel verse, list poem and broadsheet. 

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In the news

Students think imaginatively, creatively, interpretively and critically about information and ideas and identify connections between texts when responding to and composing texts.

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