Teacher guide Australian Civics and Citizenship Curriculum Year 6 Unit of Work

TLF ID M018871

This unit of work explores aspects of the Curriculum that deal with key concepts relating to Australia's federal Parliament. The resource is divided into three sections which explore the key institutions of Australia's democratic system of government; the roles and responsibilities of the three levels of government; and how federal laws are passed through Parliament. It contains lessons, differentiated activities, assessment items and a marking rubric.



Educational details

Educational value
  • This unit of work directly supports the year 6 Australian Civics and Citizenship Curriculum particularly as it relates to developing student understanding of the origins and operations of the Australian Parliament.
  • It includes a variety of pedagogical styles, such as cooperative learning and experiential learning, and incorporates differentiated tasks and assessment.
  • This resource provides assessment tasks and a rubric that specifically target the ACARA achievement standards.
Year level

6

Learning area
  • Humanities and social sciences
  • Civics and citizenship

Other details

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  • Publisher
  • Name: Parliamentary Education Office
  • Organization: Parliamentary Education Office
  • Description: Publisher
  • Name: Parliamentary Education Office
  • Organization: Parliamentary Education Office
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  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
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Learning Resource Type
  • Online
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