2005 Case Studies of Celebrating Democracy Week Activities

During 12–19 October 2005, hundreds of primary and secondary schools around Australia participated in Celebrating Democracy Week through a range of civics and citizenship initiatives and activities. Many of these activities were made possible with assistance from the Australian Government Department of Education, Science and Training. Below is a collection of case studies highlighting the kinds of activities that schools and school communities undertook during Celebrating Democracy Week 2005.

Gawler High School Students

Gawler High School – Australian Citizenship Ceremony

Hackham West Logo

Hackham West Primary School – Student Action Teams: Active citizenship 

Meehan Ranges Cluster – Student Leadership Forum  

Meehan Range Cluster – Student Leadership Forum

Merrylands East Students

Merrylands East Public School – Celebrating a cultural diverse society: Photographic display

Tarpeena Student Executive

Tarpeena Primary School – The Heritage and History of Tarpeena: Democracy Showcase

Trinity Beach State School – Decorating the Australian Flag

Trinity Beach State School – Celebration of the Australian Flag: Leadership program