Australian Citizenship – Topic Lesson 1

Image result for australian citizenGoal:

I understand what it means to be an Australian Citizen

 

APK:

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 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uLgKg5mmXwU

 

N.I/Application:

What does it mean to be an ‘Australian citizen?’

https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/trav/citi/curr/even/why-/quick-guide-to-australian-citizenship

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?

http://differencedifferently.edu.au/one_country_many_cultures/part_4a.php

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

 

Goal Reflection:

What do I hope to do in my life to be an active Australian citizen?

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