Lesson 14 - Social Media and Politics - Year 8 Civics


6 Slides are demonstrated but there are 20 slides in this lesson. To see a full lesson go to lesson 1.

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There is a workbook available for this lesson but it can be taught without it. The workbook has scaffolded informaton.

The lessons focus is the various ways the media are involved when there is an election.

The following oulines the lesson.

  • Clip on voting in Australia
  • Clip on a day in the life of a parliamentarian
  • Case study of a politician in another country
  • Video on online media
  • TED X on media influence
  • Film example of a leaders TV debate
  • U tube clip on opinion polls
  • TV News