With this resource, students choose an election topic, advertise for their candidate, vote and count the votes using the Australian preferential voting system. Students learn about advertising, ballot draws and vote counting, applying their knowledge in situations which mirror real life.
This resource includes
✫ Fact sheets about different elements of an election
✫ Organisers to allow students to plan campaigns and elections
✫ Posters for 'voting day’
✫ A marking grid
Although this resource compliments the Elections in Australia Mini Unit
, the resource can be used independently for any class learning about elections in Australia, preferential voting or different ways of voting.
This resource contains two versions, one with US Spelling in Letter format, one with UK/Australian spelling in A4 format. Both versions are PDF files, 24 pages long.
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