Developed in partnership with the film Life After The Oasis, this year 9 & 10 Civics and Citizenship unit has has been designed to assist student understanding of the role of government, institutions and citizens in improving society for all. The lessons encourage students to investigate social and policy changes since the 2008 documentary film... Read more »

Tuning in

A tuning in activity helps students to define and focus on the issues they will be dealing with in the unit of work.

  1. Life After The Oasis – Our Society – Civics & Citizenship – Year 9 & 10
    Life After The Oasis – Our Society – Civics & Citizenship – Year 9 & 10

Finding Out

Students will need to obtain more information about the issues they are going to investigate. They can identify questions of interest and research these either in small groups or on their own. Once information is gathered, it can be shared using chosen communication methods e.g. short presentations. Students can continue finding out by completing a range of investigations, including gathering data. They use appropriate methods to present and communicate what they have found out.

  1. Life After The Oasis – Activating Citizens In Our Community – Civics & Citizenship – Year 9 & 10
    Life After The Oasis – Activating Citizens In Our Community – Civics & Citizenship – Year 9 & 10
  2. Life After The Oasis – Changing Government Policy – Civics & Citizenship – Year 9
    Life After The Oasis – Changing Government Policy – Civics & Citizenship – Year 9
  3. Life After The Oasis – Citizens, The Media And Government Policy – Civics & Citizenship – Year 9
    Life After The Oasis – Citizens, The Media And Government Policy – Civics & Citizenship – Year 9
  4. Life after The Oasis – Youth Homelessness And Affordable Housing – Civics & Citizenship – Year 9
    Life after The Oasis – Youth Homelessness And Affordable Housing – Civics & Citizenship – Year 9
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  9. Life After The Oasis – Youth Homelessness And The Rights Of The Child – Civics & Citizenship – Year 10
    Life After The Oasis – Youth Homelessness And The Rights Of The Child – Civics & Citizenship – Year 10