Civics and citizenship / Year 7 / Civics and Citizenship Skills / Questioning and research

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Curriculum content descriptions

Identify, gather and sort information and ideas from a range of sources (ACHCS055)

Elaborations
  • using a range of sources of information to show religious diversity in Australia, such as articles, graphs, charts and statistics
  • categorising information under headings that are the focus for research
General capabilities
  • Literacy Literacy
  • Critical and creative thinking Critical and creative thinking
ScOT terms

Authenticity (Texts),  Information literacy

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Australian Civics and Citizenship Curriculum Year 7 unit of work

This unit of work deals with key concepts relating to Australia's federal Parliament specifically the question 'How is Australia's system of democratic government shaped by the Constitution?' It contains lessons, differentiated activities, assessment items and a marking rubric.

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Cybercrime and the law

This sequence of six lesson ideas focuses on the concept that community e-safety and wellbeing is enhanced when individuals understand the behaviours, rules and laws associated with being a digital citizen and take action to prevent cybercrime. This resource provides students with the opportunity to explore how Australia’s ...