Rookie: Moving out of home (Digital convo)

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Year level 9-12 Budgeting Economics and business

Launch digiactivity

Students interact with a real estate agent and explore the costs involved (both one-off and ongoing) with moving out of home.

Students:

The conversational tool supports the student to develop confidence in dealing with a real estate agent. It also highlights the importance of asking questions to find out whether a potential purchase or contract meets their needs.

Curriculum alignment

Year 9

Learning area: Economics and Business

Content descriptions

Strand: Economics and Business Skills

  • Sub-strand: Economic reasoning, decision-making and application
    • Apply economics and business knowledge, skills and concepts in familiar, new and hypothetical situations (ACHES047)
  • Sub-strand: Communication and reflection
    • Reflect on the intended and unintended consequences of economic and business decisions (ACHES049)

Year 10

Learning area: Economics and Business

Content descriptions

Strand: Economics and Business Skills

  • Sub-strand: Economic reasoning, decision-making and application
    • Apply economics and business knowledge, skills and concepts in familiar, new and hypothetical situations (ACHES059)
  • Sub-strand: Communication and reflection
    • Reflect on the intended and unintended consequences of economic and business decisions (ACHES061)

General capabilities

Level 6: Typically, by the end of Year 10, students:

  • Literacy:
    • navigate, read and view a wide range of more demanding subject- specific texts with an extensive range of graphic representations
    • listen to a range of extended spoken and audio texts and respond to, interpret and evaluate ideas, information and opinions
    • use comprehensive knowledge of the structure and features of learning area texts to comprehend and compose complex texts in innovative ways, using conventions for citing others
  • Critical and Creative Thinking
    • pose questions to critically analyse complex issues and abstract ideas
    • clarify complex information and ideas drawn from a range of sources