Program Details – Specialised English Lessons (SEL)

These are explicit lessons embracing the key concepts in the Australian and New Zealand curricula. There are lessons in Writing, Reading and Oral Language.

All primary year levels are covered in 146 mini lessons specially mapped to the curriculum. You can access these mini lessons by going straight through the SEL portal, or you can go through the Curriculum Alignment section in the teachers staffroom.

Example: Reading Comprehension (poetry) Year 1 is mapped both to Ziptales (The House that Jack Built in Rhyme Time) and to a special lesson - Studying Poetry.

Example: Reading Comprehension (fact and opinion) Year 6 is mapped both to Ziptales (the argument text Computer Games in Advanced Library) and to a special lesson - Objective and Subjective Language.