Civics and citizenship
Different levels of government
This is a game that will help you work out what is done by the 3 levels of Government in Australia. When you have completed this game write a summary neatly into your Library Book.
Rules and Laws are used in our community. Rules are used to show members how to behave in a group who meet together. For example rules in our library have been made by all the users and these help us to know how to behave. Laws are made for us by ministers who work in our Parliament. These all have consequences if they are broken. Explore how a law is made.
Task Discuss a new law that you would like introduced in our society. How could you influence it’s introduction in to parliament. Which part of our community will this new law effect? What about the consequences if your new law is broken? Fine or … ? ? ?
Mini project is due term 2 week
March 2018 Voting mini project
Australia is preparing for a Federal election. After our discussions at school you have all selected one question to research. Research and try to find an answer. Present your findings in your library book
Click on vote image for rubric for this task.
Q 2. Did you find out about our Coat of Arms? Why do we have it?
Go to this web site and discover all you can about Federation in Australia.
Create a poster that answers these questions
Governments in Australia
Watch this video and then complete the worksheet
Running a business part 2
Stop press – advance notice
The market will be held in Week 1 Term 3
Create a stall for the great shopping adventure coming soon.
Thursday 30th June 2016
Needs and wants
Watch the following video to learn about opportunity cost