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What does KAL stand for?

KAL stands for Knowledge About Language

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Curriculum content here is built around the three interconnected Strands: Language, which addresses the kind of knowledge about language and literacy required by students; Literature, which addresses students' abilities to interpret, appreciate, evaluate and create literary texts; and Literacy, which addresses students' abilities to comprehend, interpret and create a growing repertoire of spoken, written and multimodal texts.
Introduction In Australia, as in New Zealand, the United Kingdom and North America, teachers are becoming increasingly aware of the relationship between their own knowledge about language and their students' ability to appreciate and create the texts they encounter in school English.
Judith Rivalland and Anne Thwaite discuss a unit of work in a teacher education course where pre-service teacher's knowledge about language was developed in order to assist them in reflecting on their own practice.