Antarctic Survival Kit

  • Antarctic Survival Kit
  • Course: English
  • Grade: Year 6
  • Section: Writing
  • Outcome: Designing a Poster: Antarctic Survival
  • Activity Type: Printable
  • Activity ID: 18018

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United Kingdom – National Curriculum expand/collapse

This activity is not included in United Kingdom–National Curriculum

You can go to an overview of all the curricula here.

Australia – Australian Curriculum expand/collapse

  • Year 5
    • Literacy
      • Creating texts

        • ACELY1704 – Plan, draft and publish imaginative, informative and persuasive print and multimodal texts, choosing text structures, language features, images and sound appropriate to purpose and audience

New Zealand – National Standards expand/collapse

  • Y5&6 – Year 5 and 6
    • Y5&6 – Writing
      • They draw on knowledge and skills that include:

        • Y5&6.W.1 – Using an overall text structure that is appropriate for their purpose, e.g., an orientation, a problem, a climax, and a satisfying resolution (for a narrative) and an introduction, a series of main points, and a logical conclusion (for a report)

        • Y5&6.W.2 – Selecting vocabulary that is appropriate to the topic, register, and purpose (e.g., academic and subject-specific vocabulary appropriate for specific learning areas or precise and descriptive words to create a mental image)

        • Y5&6.W.3 – Using written language features (such as emotive vocabulary) and visual language features (such as headings, charts, or maps) to extend or clarify meaning and to engage their audience

        • Y5&6.W.5 – Correctly spelling all high-frequency words1 used in their writing

        • Y5&6.W.7 – Using simple and compound sentences that are correct grammatically and have a variety of structures, beginnings, and lengths and using some complex sentences that are mostly correct grammatically

        • Y5&6.W.8 – Using basic punctuation that is mostly correct (e.g., when punctuating dialogue)

United States – Common Core State Standards expand/collapse

  • 5 – Grade 5
    • W.5 – Writing
      • Literacy

        • W.5.2 – Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.

          • W.5.2.e – Provide a concluding statement or section related to the information or explanation presented.