Australian Curriculum in Queensland (ACiQ)
The Australian Curriculum: English is endorsed. The Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority has developed advice, guidelines and resources incorporating the Australian Curriculum.
The Year 2 English: Australian Curriculum in Queensland brings together the learning area advice and guidelines for curriculum planning, assessment and reporting in a single document.
- Updated Year 2 English (PDF, 1322 kB)
The Australian Curriculum content and achievement standards are the mandatory aspects of the Australian Curriculum.
|Year 2 English: ACiQ highlights||Where to find it|
|Advice about planning teaching and learning programs||Section 1 and 2|
Advice about designing assessment programs, making judgments and reporting
|Section 3 and 4|
Time allocation (excerpt)
Minimum hours for teaching, learning and assessment for the Australian Curriculum Year 2 English are:
Frequently used resources
These resources assist teachers to plan, teach and assess using the Australian Curriculum: English.
- Year 2 English standard elaborations (DOCX, 106 kB) (PDF, 82 kB)
- Continua template: English (DOT, 350 kB)
- Matrix template: English (DOT, 115 kB)
- Year 3 sample assessment: Making damper on Australia Day
Children use their knowledge and understanding of the structure and purposes of an informative text to respond to tasks. Children create an informative presentation with an example of a recipe as an informative text.
- Prep to Year 10 year plan: English template (DOT, 296 kB)
- Prep to Year 10 unit overview: English template (DOT, 414 kB)
- Year 2 plan: English exemplar (DOCX, 257 kB)
- Year 2 unit overview: English exemplar (DOCX, 392 kB)
Reading and writing
- Teaching reading and viewing: Guide for Years 1-3 (PDF, 176 kB)
- Teaching reading and viewing: Comprehension strategies (PDF, 1154 kB)
- Teaching writing: Guide for Years 1-3 (PDF, 152 kB)
Multiple year planning
- Prep to Year 7 year plan for multiple year levels: English exemplar (DOCX, 364 kB)
- Prep to Year 7 unit overview for multiple year levels: English exemplar (DOCX, 424 kB)
- Year plan for multiple year levels: English template (DOT, 780 kB)
- Unit overview for multiple year levels: English template (DOT, 484 kB)
Scope and sequence
Last updated: 21 April 2015