Being a communicator

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Being a communicator

Early Years Learning Framework

Outcome 5: Children are effective communicators

Language/s

A child explores and expands ways to use language. They interact verbally and nonverbally with others for a range of purposes.

Literacy

A child engages with multiple forms of literacy that build bridges between family and community contexts and new learning. They:

  • engage with a range of texts and gain meaning from these texts
  • express ideas and make meaning using a range of media
  • explore symbols and patterns in language
  • build confidence and interest in exploring reading and writing behaviours.

Numeracy

A child engages with numeracy experiences that build bridges between family and community contexts and new learning. They:

  • begin to understand how symbols and pattern systems work
  • build confidence and interest in counting
  • explore mathematical thinking, concepts and language.