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Humanities and social sciences / Year 3 / Knowledge and Understanding / Civics and citizenship

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Curriculum content descriptions

The importance of making decisions democratically (ACHASSK070)

Elaborations
  • making a decision as a class by allowing everyone to have a say and a vote
  • building empathy by reflecting on how it feels to be included or excluded from making decisions and identifying situations when it is fair for decisions to be made without taking a majority vote (for example, by teachers or parents)
  • identifying places and situations in communities where decisions are made democratically
General capabilities
  • Critical and creative thinking Critical and creative thinking
  • Intercultural understanding Intercultural understanding
  • Personal and social capability Personal and social capability
  • Ethical understanding Ethical understanding
ScOT terms

Democracy,  Decision making

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