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KLA area:  Humanities

Year level: 9


Aus VELS areas to be covered and assessed:  

Humanities – History, Geography, Economics, Civics and Citizenship,


Critical skills to be developed: 

Research, inquiry, analysis, interpretation, comprehension and communication


Critical content to be covered:

  • The making of the World and Australia
  • Technology, progress and social change
  • Asia and the Pacific
  • Careers/Pathways
  • The Workplace (OH&S/bullying/cyberbullying)
  • Financial Literacy

Innovative teaching & learning strategies to be employed:

  • ICT
  • Team teaching
  • Audio/visual resources
  • Role-play

Assessment techniques to be used:

Inquiry research, presentations, role-play, analysis and interpretation


Specific classroom management processes to be employed

Access to ICT, group work, team teaching, Restorative Practices