Links to the Australian Curriculum

Voting and Elections: The Secret Ballot - Voting in Australia

History

  • History / Year 9 / Historical Knowledge and Understanding / Australia and Asia / Making a nation Key events and ideas in the development of Australian self-government and democracy, including women's voting rights. ACDSEH091
  • History / Year 9 / Historical Skills / Chronology, terms and concepts Use chronological sequencing to demonstrate the relationship between events and developments in different periods and places. ACHHS164
  • History / Year 10 / Historical Skills / Chronology, terms and concepts Use chronological sequencing to demonstrate the relationship between events and developments in different periods and places. ACHHS182

English

  • English / Year 9 / Literacy / Interpreting, analysing, evaluating Use comprehension strategies to interpret and analyse texts, comparing and evaluating representations of an event, issue, situation or character in different texts. ACELY1744
  • English / Year 9 / Literacy / Creating texts Create imaginative, informative and persuasive texts that present a point of view and advance or illustrate arguments, including texts that integrate visual, print and/or audio features. ACELY1746
  • English / Year 10 / Literature / Responding to literature Evaluate the social, moral and ethical positions represented in texts. ACELT1812
  • English / Year 10 / Literacy / Interacting with others Plan, rehearse and deliver presentations, selecting and sequencing appropriate content and multimodal elements to influence a course of action. ACELY1751
  • English / Year 10 / Literacy / Creating texts Create sustained texts, including texts that combine specific digital or media content, for imaginative, informative, or persuasive purposes that reflect upon challenging and complex issues. ACELY1756

General capabilities

  • Literacy
  • Personal and social capability
  • Critical and creative thinking
  • Information and communication technology capability
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Numeracy

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