TLF ID M009440
This is a unit of work about the democratic process of voting to elect representatives. The unit includes four main activities in which students in groups work through scenarios where decisions are required and representatives need to be chosen. The groups also research and discuss concepts including secret ballot, compulsory voting, absolute majority and preferential voting, as well as taking part in a House of Representatives-style preferential vote. The unit is intended for the upper primary years and includes five sets of scenarios and student worksheets.