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Calendar capers

This learning sequence provides ideas and classroom resources to extend students' familiarity with calendars: their structure, format, inherent patterns and uses. This resource covers elements of the general capability intercultural understanding.

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Year level(s) Year 2
Audience Teacher
Purpose Teaching resource
Format Web page
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Culturally responsive pedagogies
Keywords Chinese zodiac, intercultural understanding

Curriculum alignment

Curriculum connections Asia and Australia’s Engagement with Asia
Strand and focus Measurement
Topics Time
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions
Identify the date and determine the number of days between events using calendars

Numeracy progression Measuring time (P2)
Counting processes (P6)

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