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Primary Cross-curriculum priorities

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Cross-curriculum priorities

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Relating to contemporary issues

Most of the units of work in this resource address one or more the three Cross-curriculum priorities embedded in the Australian Curriculum. Use the tables below for an overview of Primary units. Note that the Cross-curriculum priorities tab on the unit home page of each unit more fully describes how priorities and themes apply and relate to sequences and activities within units of work.

Cross-curriculum priorities in sequences

 Year 3: Night and dayYear 4: 1788: Was life the same for everyone?Year 5: Save one island, save them allYear 6: Talk about rightsYear 7: Imagining ancient Rome
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and culturesS7   S2, S3, S4, S8, S10, S11Applies to all sequencesTopic with no thematic link to CCPs
Asia and Australia’s engagement with AsiaS8, S9
SustainabilityS3, S5, S6, S7, S9, S10, S11, S12

More details can be found on the unit home page for Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6 and Year 7 Primary.

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