Lesson 20 - Finding a politician in a Role Play- Year 8 Civics


All slides are demonstrated in this lesson - its a short lesson of information because it is a research lesson.

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  • Follow the link (copy and paste to search engine):
  • This is a role play of making a law in Australia’s Parliament.
  • Your task is to select one of the roles in the play. For example it may be the Speaker or it may be a Member of Parliament.
  • Follow this persons script and make notes about what they have to do and what they say as you read the script.
  • When you have done this make a decision as to what would be your view on changing the drinking age for people in Australia.
  • You must give reasons for your decision.