Engage with the features of three different types of government with this Year 5 Australian government mini-unit. Designed to suit the Australian curriculum, this mini-unit covers democracy, monarchy and dictatorship with information sheets, a wide range of activities, interactive notebook resources, an assessment task, making keys and a marking rubric.
This mini-unit can be completed independently or as part of mini-units covering the ACHASSK115 Year 5 outcome in the Australian Curriculum.
The three mini-units are:
This resource includes:
✫ Teacher Notes
✫ Cover Page
✫ Brainstorming Activity
✫ 2 General Note Taking Sheets
✫ Information Sheet on Democracy (in black and white and colour)
✫ Note Taking Sheet for Democracy
✫ Questions about Democracy (in worksheet and interactive notebook format)
✫ Organising Statements Activity (in single black and white format and colour small group/whole class format)
✫ Information Sheet on Monarchy (in black and white and colour)
✫ Note Taking Sheet for Monarchy
✫ Questions about Monarchy (in worksheet and interactive notebook format)
✫ 5 Things You May Note Know About Monarchy Activity
✫ Information Sheet on Dictatorship (in black and white and colour)
✫ Note Taking Sheet for Dictatorship
✫ Questions about Dictatorship (in worksheet and interactive notebook format)
✫ Difficulties in Dictatorships Drawing Visual Representations Activity (two versions)
✫ Pamphlet of Three Types of Government
✫ Quick Check
✫ Letters from . . . (2 different sizes)
✫ A Letter from Activity (in single and group/whole class formats)
✫ Research Task
✫ Feature Sort (in single and group/whole class formats)
✫ Flip Book
✫ Assessment Task
✫ Answer Keys, Sample Responses and Making Rubric
This mini unit is written to suit the Australian Curriculum and is written for Australian students. Most elements will work for other parts of the world, but check the preview to see if it will work for you
This resource contains Australian spelling in A4 format. It is a PDF file, 64 pages long.
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