Teaching

Classroom activities

Explore the ideas that underpin Australia's democracy and create a parliament in your classroom with these fun and engaging activities from the Teaching civics and citizenship: a classroom guide printed resource. Each activity includes a lesson plan and a toolkit with the resources you’ll need to teach key functions of and concepts relating to the Australian Parliament.

Making decisions

Making decisions [PDF 223kb, 2 pages]

Exploring three levels of government

Exploring three levels of government [PDF 1.55Mb, 3 pages]

Getting involved and having your say

Getting involved and having your say [PDF 74kb, 1 page]

Make a law in the House of Representatives or Senate

House of Representatives

Senate

Running a social media election campaign

Running a social media election campaign [PDF 137kb, 1 page]

Researching through a committee

Changing the Constitution

Changing the Constitution [PDF 180kb, 3 pages]

Creating a new federation

Creating a new federation [PDF 287kb, 2 pages]