This 33-page file explains the structure of the national government of Australia (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standard SS6CG7). Students learn about Australia's federal system, parliamentary democracy, constitutional monarchy, leadership, and the role of the citizens—everything you need is in this file. There are presentation-style notes, as well as a foldable, several interactive notebook printables, and activities that you can easily use with your students. This file makes learning about government engaging and fun!
Included in this file:
~Australia's Government foldable -- slides 3-4
~Australia’s Government & Economics Anticipation Guide – slides 5-6
~Australia's Government notes (facts, definitions, and images) -- slides 7-29
~Australia’s Government review graphic organizer -- slide 30
~Stump Your Classmates review game -- slide 31
~Australia's Government Children's Book project -- slide 32
~Australia’s Government Quiz – slide 33
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards for 6th grade Social Studies:
SS6CG7 The student will explain the structure of the national government of Australia.
a. Describe the federal parliamentary democracy of Australia, distinguishing form of leadership, type of legislature, and the role of the citizen in terms of voting and personal freedoms.
Like what you see? Then bundle up and save! This file is part of my Australia Unit Bundle that is located here:
Australia Unit Bundle
Here are some great supplemental activities that pair with this lesson:
Australia Task Cards
Australia Color-by-Number activity
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