Hook your students in to their parliamentary study with an unsolved mystery!
Use the Australia's Government Resource Bundle engage your students in their Grade 6 Civics & Citizenship studies.
Australian Curriculum Links: ACHASSK134 ACHASSK143 ACHASSK144
This resource is delivered as a 17 page PDF in A4 size.
So, what's included?
✓ Dozens of ideas to introduce the topic, dig a little deeper and get creative with it!
✓ Engaging 500-word story entitled The Mystery of the Missing Mace about the ceremonial mace that disappeared from Parliament House in Melbourne in 1891 and has never been seen since!
✓ Glossary of unfamiliar terms found in the above story to build understanding and vocabulary.
✓ Pre- and Post- reading quiz to assess reading comprehension.
✓ Tri-level question guide about the above article.
✓ Australia's Parliamentary System KW chart to develop questions for enquiry.
✓ Australian Democracy & Government Glossary worksheet lists some of the terms that students will encounter during their study and encourages them to add to the glossary each time they come across an unfamiliar term.
✓ Timeline of Australian Democracy cut & paste activity
✓ Federation: Cause & Effect activity
✓ Federation: For & Against cut and paste activity
✓ Complete the Police Report cloze worksheet
Purchase Issue 12 of HistoriCool Magazine in print or digital format to use this resource alongside the coinciding mag.