I understand what it means to be an Australian Citizen
What does the word CITIZEN mean?
Look up in the dictionary as a class.
What does the ‘average’ Australian citizen look like?
Describe/draw them using their traits – What they look like, Wear, Do etc T&T (5 mins)
Share a few ideas.
Compare to Video
What does it mean to be an ‘Australian citizen?’
read as a class-discuss & take notes
http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s4659781.htm--take notes & discuss
http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s4247966.htm-take notes & discuss
What values do we share?
What are the rights and responsibilities of an Australian citizen? http://differencedifferently.edu.au/who_can_be_australian/part_2a.php – click on “Click here to view the rights and responsibilities of Australian Citizenship”
What are issues that will concern Australian citizens?/ What are actions of responsible and engaged Australian citizens?
http://differencedifferently.edu.au/who_can_be_australian/part_3a_1.php -discuss and, at the bottom, choose an issue that you and your partner will represent. Fill in that pamphlet thinking about that issue. You may even want to choose a point of view that you don’t feel is your personal opinion
What do I hope to do in my life to be an active Australian citizen?